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  1. Oil Pan Gasket

    Classic Tech
    So I have to change the oil pan gasket on my 1966 6cyl. It has probably never been changed before...any tips?? Do they get stuck on? If/so, how'd you get your's off? Any gasket tips? etc. Thank you for any insight you be able to offer.
  2. Oil Pan Gasket Leak? Or?! Mysterious, stumped

    4.6L Tech
    I've been trying to diagnose my 2000 GT Vert leak for quite awhile. I replaced the oil filter gasket and that fixed the huge leak in the front, I have a very small power steering leak, but so far it has stopped leaking at the reservoir after I replaced the oil filter gasket This leak goes all...
  3. 1966 Mustang Steering Linkage Blocks Oil Pan Removal

    Classic Tech
    Hello fellow forum members! This is my first post, and I normally wouldn't ask for help without properly introducing myself, but my dad and I are desperate. Last weekend we purchased a '66 T-Code mustang from its second owner. Somewhere along the line, the original owner had swapped to a 289. We...
  4. 1973 302 Oil Pan Removal

    Classic Tech
    Hey everybody, I am in the process of removing the oil pan to replace the gasket. I have removed the tubular cross member which is located near the front end of the oil pan but still can't seem to get the pan to drop. After reading some more about others attempting the same thing, the idea of...
  5. Mustang ii oil pan clearance

    Mustang II Tech
    I need to know what to change to improve my oil pan clearance. I went from a v6 to a v8 (302). I can force clearance between the gear rack and the oil pan by shimming but then the motor sits uneven. I need to know whats easiest to change out. Also interested in hearing the change out on the...
  6. Oil Pan fitting properly

    Classic Tech
    What should I use for my 1968 302 V8...a front or rear sump oil pan? Mustang Canton Oil Pan Kit Front Sump T-Pan 260/289/302 1965-1973 | CJ Pony Parts Will this be fine? It is going into a 1968 mustang coupe or fastback
  7. The Right oil pan

    5.0L Tech
    What should I use for my 1968 302 V8...a front or rear sump oil pan? http://www.cjponyparts.com/canton-oil-pan-kit-front-sump-t-pan-260-289-302-1965-1973/p/OPK1/ Will this be fine?
  8. turbo 5.0 oil pan questions

    5.0L Tech
    hey guys i was just seeing if anyone had any advice/pics on where to drill and tap the oil pan for a turbo and the turbo drain. i have a stock oil pan, and a high volume oil pump if that makes any difference, thanks :bigthumbsup
  9. Best way to remove an oil pan?

    5.0L Tech
    I havent been on here in a while, And my timing and water pump seals have gone bad. I'm in process of replacing them, while i was under the car I couldnt help but notice my oil pan seal was pretty well gone too. After reading a few threads on the removal of the oil pan it seemed like everyone...
  10. Removing oil pan 2002 3.8

    V6 Tech
    My girls oil pan for her mustang cracked and im having a hell of a time getting it out. i pulled the motor mounts and lifted the engine via engine hoist, but i cant get the oil pan to slide out. any tips besides dropping the k bar? i really need to get it done by tomorrow so it would be nice to...
  11. 1994 Cobra Oil Pan Gasket/ Timing Cover

    5.0L Tech
    Anybody who's replaced their front timing cover and had to do the "cut and paste" with the oil pan gasket corners?? How'd that work out? I've read the TSB about 5 liters built from 11-1994 on had revised gaskets and assembly procedures as opposed to the earlier engines. My oil pan to block...
  12. Expert Advice?? I may have overtorqued my gaskets...

    Classic Tech
    I just recently got my engine back from the shop and started assembling it. I could not find any torque specs so I just made them what I felt to me "adequately tightened". Unfortunately now my oil pan and valve cover gaskets are bulging out at each bolt. I tried loosening the bolt but it...
  13. 1966 Mustang Coupe stock inline 6 Oil Pan: Need a new one!

    Classic Tech
    Happy to be a new member here! I'm looking for an oil pan for a 1966 Ford Mustang Coupe it has a completely stock inline 6. On the internet I've found a couple but I don't know which is the one I need! My mechanic wants to charge me $400 to machine my existing one but I've seen them on line...
  14. Oil Leak - 2002 Mustang GT

    4.6L Talk
    So last summer I dented my oil pan when I was forced through a contruction detour :nono: by City of Ottawa Police:deadhorse:. Unfortunately, it got dented directly where the flush bolt is as you can see in picture "2" where the droplets of oil are. Also, its been splashing oil all over that...
  15. 1996 Mustang GT just purchased with a few problems, need some help.

    4.6L Tech
    Hello everyone I just purchased a 1996 Mustanf GT. New to the Mustang. After driving down my dirt driveway it made a few noises, found brake pads are loose, rear sway bar is broken, A/C does not work, oil leak around rear of oil pan possibly rear main seal and check engine light came on, and...
  16. 1994 mustang 3.8l oil pan change?

    V6 Tech
    Hey, does anyone know if the engine has to be completely lifted out of my 94 mustang 3.8l, to change the oil pan? or is just lifting the engine a little enough? Thanks, Justin
  17. 2008 Mustang.Stripped oil pan threads

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    Hey guys.Im in need of some advice.I recently did my oil change as I always do,but this time the bolt was hard to loosen.When it did get loose,I heard a snap.I checked the bolt and it was fine.So I drain the oil and put the new filter.When I put the bolt back on to tighten,It wouldn't tighten by...
  18. 1987 Mustang 5.0 Oil pump removal

    5.0L Tech
    1987 stang 5.0 5spd, my oil pressure wouldnt come up then i herd my lifters talking to me, pulled the distibuter and whoaa no oil pump shaft there, pulled the whole front end off and found the other end of the shaft in the pan, now i need to figure out how to fully remove the oil pan to remove...
  19. trying to remove the oil pan 1973 mustang

    Classic Tech
    so im trying to remove the oil pan so i can replace the rear main seal on my 73 351 coupe. i got all the bolts out and the pan came right down but i cant get it out because there are transmission coolant lines in the way and a frame piece preventing it from dropping straight down. do i have to...
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