Correct, my 09 has done it a couple of times in Jan when it was single digits.
My 05 did it for about 4 years when cold. When it began to happen a lot during the restarts, later in the day, I replaced it.
If you pull it and grease the shaft it should be good to go. do it on when it gets warmer outside.
199,000 May 12 new ej257 short block, Aug 11 installed VF52 turbo, @20.8psi, 280whp, 300ftlbs. CHECK your oil, these cars use it.
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