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Unread 03-06-2002, 06:56 PM   #1
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oil pan damage

here are pics of the damage
should i bang it out, get a new oil pan or live with it? i'm planning on getting an oil pan skid.

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Unread 03-06-2002, 07:10 PM   #2
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haha ur front drive shaft hits the exhaust too??? I would change it, just in case it's weakened.

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Unread 03-07-2002, 09:30 AM   #3
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When it first happened to me, I bought a new one. when it happened again, I banged it out. Either way it happens, i recommend a skid plate. whatever you do, make sure you get the one peice gasket rather than the 4-peice cork one, its alot easier and they tell me theyre reusable (although i havent tried that). they do cost 30 bucks however
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