1991 Chrysler Town and Country oil pan

Tiny
KELLEN1981
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  • 1991 CHRYSLER TOWN AND COUNTRY
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1991 Chrysler Town and Country 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive

I cracked my oil pan on my van by hitting a curb. I found a new oil pan at the junk yard removed it but not sure if it would be wise to install myself?
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Monday, October 4th, 2010 AT 11:44 PM

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Tiny
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Below is the procedures-if you feel that you can't DIY then I recommend you take in and have the experts do it for you.

REMOVAL
1.Disconnect battery negative cable, remove engine oil dipstick.
2.Raise vehicle. Drain engine-oil.
3.Remove oil pan screws and remove oil pan.
4.Remove screw for oil pick-up tube and remove pick-up tube.

INSTALLATION


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1.Install oil pick-up tube into Chain Case Cover tighten screw to 28 Nm (250 inch lbs.) .


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2.Apply a 1/8 inch bead of Mopar (R) Silicone Rubber Adhesive Sealant or equivalent, at the parting line of the chain case cover and the rear seal retainer.


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3.Use a new pan gasket.
4.Install pan and tighten screws to 12 Nm (105 inch lbs.) .
5.Lower vehicle and install oil dipstick.
6.Connect battery negative cable.
7.Fill crankcase with oil to proper level.


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Note:Part and labor varies within location.

http://www.2carpros.com/kpages/auto_repair_manuals_alldata.htm
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