REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
The engine must be raised off its mounts to provide for the pan to clear the suspension crossmember. However, most of the front wheel drive models have enough clearance to provide for pan removal without raising the engine.
- Jack up the front of the car and support it on stands.
- Drain the oil.
- Remove the underbody splash shield.
- On rear wheel drive cars, remove the retaining nuts from the left and right engine mounts.
- On rear wheel drive cars, place a jack under the bell housing. Use a board to evenly distribute the pressure and then rais