Thursday, July 21, 2011

How to Replace an Oil Pump

Park the vehicle on a solid level surface, and set the parking brake.

Place a drain pan under the engine and remove the oil drain plug.

Completely drain the engine oil into the drain pan. Reinstall the drain plug.

Lift the front of the vehicle and support it with jack stands.

Remove the oil pan mounting bolts and pry the pan from the engine block.

Remove the oil pan gasket using a gasket scraper tool.

Clean the engine block mounting surface with a rag and scraper tool.

Using the proper tools, locate and remove engine oil pump.

Install new engine oil pump and torque to the manufacturer's specifications.

Place the new oil pan gasket over the pan.

Re-install the oil pan back onto the engine block.

Add engine oil to manufacturer's capacity specification.

Install the engine oil cap and start the engine.

Check the oil after running the engine ensuring that the level is correct and no leaks are present.

Re-check engine oil pressure to verify the repair.


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  1. What’s the trick about getting Chevy uplander oil pan off

  2. It’s just seeming a bit complicated I had it nearly off to replace the oil pump buddy said might be a sensor so put beck together not it