Originally Posted by SWP n Gold
While oil pressure might be confusing to the average person, oil temperature shouldn't be. It would actually help the idiots since the notes in the manual could read, "Don't drive hard before the oil temp gauge hits XXX degrees."
Who reads the manual?
We have modern electronics in the car. It would be child's play to just limit throttle position and rpm based on oil temperature. Of course people would complain then that their car was broken too... God damn stupid people.