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Oil Dipstick

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by bigkennye, Mar 12, 2006.

  1. bigkennye

    bigkennye Registered Member

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    My oil dipstick rusted and broke off a few ingines from where it goes into the block, how do I replace this? can I grab it with a pair of pliers and pull it out, or do i need to loosen anything up first?
     
  2. jk3078

    jk3078 1/2 ton status

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    They just press in and pull out. They can be a pita even with the whole tube there. Good luck with that.
     
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    worst case drop pan and tap out from bottom side. :crazy:
     
  4. bigkennye

    bigkennye Registered Member

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    pull pan

    that sounds like it might be a good idea, since i am pulling the tranny i am seriously thinking about pulling the oil pan and changing that rear seal.
     
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    E-Z out bit
     

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