PT Cruiser, 2001 - 2005

Oil Pan


Removal & Installation

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  3. Drain the engine oil and remove the oil filter.
  5. Support the powertrain assembly.
  7. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable
    Right inner splash shield
    Turbocharger-to-charge air cooler hose assembly, if equipped
    Oil cooler connector bolt, if equipped with a turbocharger. Do not disconnect the coolant lines from the oil cooler and reposition the cooler.
    Engine structural collar
    Lower torque strut
    Oil filter adapter
    Oil pan and gasket

  9. Thoroughly clean all gasket mating surfaces.

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    Fig. Remove the oil filter adapter


To install:

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