Nissan Altima 2002 (auto) - RPM drops and oil pressure light comes on

Hi,
I have a 2002 Nissan Altima. Recently the RPM drops when the car is
stopped or idling really low (~550). However, when I'm driving it's
fine. Also, the oil pressure light comes on during the RPM drop
phase.
Any idea what this could be?
Thanks
Maz
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mazdotnet
On 2/27/09 8:15 PM, in article snipped-for-privacy@v15g2000yqn.googlegroups.com,
Have you checked the oil level?
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