Prowler V6-3.5L VIN G (1999)
Oil Pan: Service and Repair
Cleaning and Inspection
1. Clean oil pan in solvent and wipe dry with a clean cloth. Clean all gasket material from mounting surfaces of pan and block.
2. Inspect oil drain plug and plug hole for stripped or damaged threads and repair as necessary Inspect molded rubber seal on drain plug for damage.
Replace if necessary. Tighten to 27 Nm (20 ft. lb.).
3. Inspect oil pan mounting flange for bends or distortion. Straighten flange if necessary.
4. Clean oil screen and pipe in clean solvent. Inspect condition of screen.
Windage Tray/Oil Pan Gasket
The windage tray and oil pan gaskets are integral. The silicone rubber gaskets are bonded to both sides of the windage tray. This assembly is
reusable provided it is not damaged upon removal.
CAUTION: Sealant must be carefully removed if gasket is to be used again.