View Full Version : Oil Pan R&R Question

09-19-2008, 01:42 PM
I need to replace the oil pan in my 96. Does anyone know if the motor needs to be lifted to get the oil pan out/in?


09-20-2008, 12:07 AM
I say you have 2 choices pull the engine or drop the k member.

09-20-2008, 08:37 PM
I hate to invest 2 days work to replace a $35 part. What elsoe should I do while I'm at it?

09-21-2008, 09:45 PM
Just did my 03 ... gotta drop the kmember to get the oil pan off. Yes, a bunch of work to change the pan. I did lots of other things while I was there.

10-02-2008, 01:32 PM
I think it's time for headers.

What do SCMC folks think of the Bassani mid-lengths?

10-02-2008, 01:34 PM
That's odd, what happened to my signature?

10-15-2008, 01:54 PM
I think it's time for headers.

What do SCMC folks think of the Bassani mid-lengths?

I am quite pleased with the look, relative ease of installation and performance of the Bassani mid-length headers. ProfChaos (see the Stock VS. Mods thread) has a different opinion.

10-16-2008, 07:25 AM
Good, cause I got a set!

10-21-2008, 11:54 AM
Because of gasket sealing concerns with the Bassani gaskets, my engine builder used conventional header gaskets along with the Bassani gaskets.

10-22-2008, 10:36 AM
We used the stock set of gaskets over the Bassani on one install...never had any issues...I think InfamousSVT also ended up using the stockers again b/c his original set of Bassani's leaked (if I remember correctly b/c it's been so long ago :D )

10-22-2008, 04:37 PM
I assume you all are talking factory stock, but how about these:


the RF-3019 in particular.