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high oil pressure on loyale


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#1 zachariah

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 01:58 AM

my 90 ea82 keeps having to much oil pressure and pops the seal on the oil filter spilling all the oil out of it. what's causing this ?

90 loyale
stock ea82
146xxx
rebuilt oil pump.
with new oil filter

#2 NorthWet

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 02:31 AM

What seal is it popping?  What does your pressure gauge indicate (or do you only have an oil light)?

 

If it is really overpressure, the problem is probably in a stuck pressure relief valve in the oil pump body.  Even then, it seems unlikely that enough pressure would be built up to blow-out the oil filter.



#3 Loyale 2.7 Turbo

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 08:35 AM

Unless it is a Fram Filter, which my "BumbleBeast" Blows too, in that case is due to the Low placement of the Threaded hole on the Filter, which only allows to grab one and a half or two turns, which is not enough to held it in place.

 

Which oil filter are you using?

 

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