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Canít get the oil pan to drop ?!

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Old 05-02-2019, 04:40 AM
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All the bolts are out but it wonít drop. Iíve tried to pry and pull slide it every which way, of course not enough to bend or damage the pan. The front is down but the back is stuck on the the transfer case or whatever it is thatís right behind it. Wondering if I have to drop that orrr??? Maybe Iíll try to jack it up and see if I can get any more wiggle room??
 
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Vehicle /motor info may help. Did you remove the oil pump? Pick up may be stopping it.
 
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Old 05-02-2019, 05:02 PM
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Itís an 88 ram charger w the 360, I didnít take the oil pump off.
 
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Old 05-03-2019, 08:02 AM
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You can't take the pump off until the pan is out of the way........

Did you pull the dust shield off the trans? Pan sticks back into it a ways, and it will hang up on it when trying to drop it out.
 
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With the 360 you need to make sure that the first/front counterweight of the crankshaft is not pointing down.
Try to rotate the crankshaft in little steps and try again. And like said, the dust cover of the trans needs to be removed.
Still a bit tricky, but it works.

You will remember the removal as a walk in park, when you have accomplished the following installation with a fresh gasket and wet sealer upon...

PS: Donīt forget remove the dip stick; with the rear sump itīs guided through a channel inside the pan.
 

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Old 06-19-2019, 03:54 AM
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Once I took the dust shield off it came out just fine. Got it all back together now.

But now I have an electrical issue, my turn signals wonít work.

Iíve checked the fuse itís good & getting power.

It doesnít feel like the switch is messed at all it clicks up and down as normal, doesnít have any extra play up or down.

The hazard/flasher lights work so I know it isnít the bulbs. Also the hazard switch is not sticking causing it to cancel out the turn signals..

maybe a loose connection somewhere? I canít find a wiring diagram anywhere on the www. that seems to do me any justice.

Plz send help thanks 😂
 

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Old 06-19-2019, 07:43 AM
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Do the lights come on, and just don't flash? Or do they not come on at all? I *think* there are two separate flasher units for the e-flashers, and turn signals......
 

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