Crossfire 2006-2008

Oil Pan

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Removal & Installation



Lower Oil Pan
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Drain the engine oil.
  4.  
  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable
     
    Engine undercover
     
    Transmission oil cooler line retainer bolts and place line aside
     
    Oil pan
     
    Oil pan gasket

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    Fig. Lower oil pan mounting bolt locations (2, 4) and cooler line retainer brackets (1, 3)

     

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To install:

  1. Install a bead of sealant around oil pan perimeter.
  2.  
  3. Install or connect the following:

    Oil pan. Tighten the bolts to 10 ft. lbs. (14 Nm).
     
    Transmission oil cooler lines
     
    Oil drain plug. Tighten to 22 ft. lbs. (30 Nm).
     
    Engine undercover
     
    Negative battery cable
     

  4.  
  5. Fill the engine with oil.
  6.  
  7. Start the engine and check for leaks.
  8.  

Upper Oil Pan
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Drain the engine oil.
  4.  
  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable