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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old Feb 28th, 12, 1:05 AM Thread Starter
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396 oil presure

I just put a new Edelbrock Intake and carb on a 396 and now I cant get the oil pressure to stay up. With a priming tool it has 60psi put the distributor in and start the car and bam 60 psi and then slowly it drops to 0 Oh I am very new to this if i am in the wrong place sorry
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old Feb 29th, 12, 7:23 PM
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I just put a new Edelbrock Intake and carb on a 396 and now I cant get the oil pressure to stay up. With a priming tool it has 60psi put the distributor in and start the car and bam 60 psi and then slowly it drops to 0 Oh I am very new to this if i am in the wrong place sorry
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old Feb 29th, 12, 7:33 PM
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old Mar 2nd, 12, 8:05 PM
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The ones at Auto Zone will work well!
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