626 1999-2001

Oil Pan

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Removal & Installation



2.0L (Fs) Engine
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
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  3. Drain the engine oil.
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  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable

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    Fig. Exploded view of the oil pan and related components for the 2.0L (FS) engines

     
    Oxygen (O 2 S) sensor
     
    Front exhaust pipe
     
    Oil pan bolts and the oil pan
     

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To install:

  1. Clean the oil pan. Clean all dirt, oil and old sealant from the oil pan and cylinder block contact surfaces.
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  3. Apply a continuous bead of silicone sealant around the oil pan, going on the inside of the bolt holes.
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  5. Install or connect the following:

    Oil pan. Torque the bolts to 14-18 ft. lbs. (19-25 Nm).
     
    Front pipe. Torque the nuts to 28-38 ft. lbs. (38-51 Nm).
     
    O 2 S connector
     
    Negative battery cable
     

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  7. Fill the engine with clean oil.
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  9. Start the engine, check for leaks and repair if necessary.
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