P0298 – 2000_FORD_F150

Code : P0298
Make : 2000_FORD_F150
Description : P0298 2000 FORD F150 Engine Oil Over Temperature Condition
Possible causes :
– Engine overheating condition
– Very high engine RPM for an extended period of time
– Low or dirty motor oil condition
– Faulty Oil Pressure Switch
– Faulty Engine Oil Temperature (EOT) sensor
Solutions :
– Carry out a Reset via CarDiag
– Choose a better quality fuel
– Check that the tank cap is securely closed
– Check the oil level and add more if it is lower than MAX
– Restart an Automatic diagnostic via CarDiag
– If the fault persists, you can check the “Possible causes” listed above : visually inspect (by yourself (tutorials to come) or by a professional) the wiring harness and the associated connectors, check for damaged components, and look for broken, bent, pushed, or corroded connector pins.

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