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post #1 of 4 Old 03-24-2009, 08:44 AM Thread Starter
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Hi, Has anyone been able to remove oil pan on 2000 7.3 without removing engine? Suspect cracked or plugged suction tube, debating to pull eng or try to remove pan.
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post #2 of 4 Old 03-24-2009, 08:51 AM
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The problem is getting it back on. and that can not be down with the engine still in.

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Pull the engine, it's far to easy then jerry rigging it under the truck and then having to do it again because you didn't get the pan to seal properly.

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pull the engine. thats the only option you have if you want it done well.

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