Mazda MPV 1999-06

Oil Pan

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section.
  2.  
  3. Drain the engine oil.
  4.  
  5. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable
     
    Subframe transverse section
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Transaxle housing bolts
     
    Oil pan bolts. Loosen the bolts in reverse of the tightening sequence and in several steps.
     
    Oil pan
     

  6.  

To install:

Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Oil pan torque sequence-2.5L Engine

  1. Apply a bead of silicone sealer to the gasket area where the pan meets the parting lines of the lower cylinder block and the front engine cover.
  2.  
  3. Install or connect the following:

    Oil pan. Use a new gasket, tighten the pan bolts in several passes to 15-22 ft. lbs. (20-30 Nm), then tighten the transaxle case bolts to 28-38 ft. lbs. (38-51 Nm).
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Subframe transverse section. Tighten the bolts to 69-96 ft. lbs. (94-131 Nm).
     
    Negative battery cable
     

  4.  
  5. Fill the crankcase to the correct level.
  6.  
  7. Start the engine and check for leaks.
  8.  

2.5L Engine
  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
     
    Subframe transverse section
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Transaxle housing bolts
     
    Oil pan bolts. Loosen the bolts in reverse of the tightening sequence and in several steps.
     
    Oil pan
     

  6.  

To install:



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Oil pan torque sequence-2.5L and 3.0L engine

  1. Apply a bead of silicone sealer to the gasket area where the pan meets the parting lines of the lower cylinder block and the front engine cover.
  2.  
  3. Install or connect the following:

    Oil pan. Use a new gasket, tighten the pan bolts in several passes to 15-22 ft. lbs. (20-30 Nm), then tighten the transaxle case bolts to 28-38 ft. lbs. (38-51 Nm).
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Subframe transverse section. Tighten the bolts to 69-96 ft. lbs. (94-131 Nm).
     
    Negative battery cable
     

  4.  
  5. Fill the crankcase to the correct level.
  6.  
  7. Start the engine and check for leaks.
  8.  

  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
     
    Subframe transverse section
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Transaxle housing bolts
     
    Oil pan bolts. Loosen the bolts in reverse of the tightening sequence and in several steps.
     
    Oil pan
     

  6.  

To install:

Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Oil pan torque sequence-2.5L Engine

  1. Apply a bead of silicone sealer to the gasket area where the pan meets the parting lines of the lower cylinder block and the front engine cover.
  2.  
  3. Install or connect the following:

    Oil pan. Use a new gasket, tighten the pan bolts in several passes to 15-22 ft. lbs. (20-30 Nm), then tighten the transaxle case bolts to 28-38 ft. lbs. (38-51 Nm).
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Subframe transverse section. Tighten the bolts to 69-96 ft. lbs. (94-131 Nm).
     
    Negative battery cable
     

  4.  
  5. Fill the crankcase to the correct level.
  6.  
  7. Start the engine and check for leaks.
  8.  

3.0L Engine
  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
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Transaxle housing bolts
     
    Oil pan bolts. Loosen the bolts in the sequence shown.
     
    Oil pan
     

  6.  

To install:

  1. Apply a bead of silicone sealer to the gasket area where the pan meets the parting lines of the lower cylinder block and the front engine cover.
  2.  
  3. Install or connect the following:

    Oil pan. Use a new gasket, tighten the pan bolts in several passes to 15-22 ft. lbs. (20-30 Nm), then tighten the transaxle case bolts to 28-38 ft. lbs. (38-51 Nm).
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Negative battery cable
     

  4.  
  5. Fill the crankcase to the correct level.
  6.  
  7. Start the engine and check for leaks.
  8.  

  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
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Transaxle housing bolts
     
    Oil pan bolts. Loosen the bolts in the sequence shown.
     
    Oil pan
     

  6.  

To install:

Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Oil pan torque sequence-3.0L engine

  1. Apply a bead of silicone sealer to the gasket area where the pan meets the parting lines of the lower cylinder block and the front engine cover.
  2.  
  3. Install or connect the following:

    Oil pan. Use a new gasket, tighten the pan bolts in several passes to 15-22 ft. lbs. (20-30 Nm), then tighten the transaxle case bolts to 28-38 ft. lbs. (38-51 Nm).
     
    Flywheel access panel
     
    Exhaust front pipe
     
    Negative battery cable
     

  4.  
  5. Fill the crankcase to the correct level.
  6.  
  7. Start the engine and check for leaks.
  8.  

 
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