I've got a new engine oil sump gasket ready to fit to the 2.5 diesel BMW M51 engine in my P38.
My question is, the Workshop Manual advises to use 'STC3373' sealant. Has anyone used this? It's nearly €45 which seems a lot. I wonder if its essential to use additional sealant and or...
Getting ready to put my oil pan back on and I have a cork gasket that came with the gasket set I ordered, but I also have some Permatex "Right Stuff" gasket maker as well as orange RTV gasket maker. I've heard some people bash cork gaskets but I can't remember the details. Anybody have...
I am looking for advice from anyone who has a P38 with the M57 (D30) engine conversion.
Mine has been on the road for a few years now with a cut and shut oil sump from the donor X5, but where it was cut and shut it has distorted slightly meaning it is a nightmare to seal on the...
I am in need of an engine oil sump pan gasket replacement and I just want to make sure I didn't miss soemthing. The RAVE shows removal of the trans pan but I didn't see in it how to get to the sump pan under the engine to remove it. Judging by my examination it would appear you need to remove...
Got a 2006 4.2 SC recently and wanted to install a Mantec sump guard i had.
Any clue to install it. I can't find any photo of this specific sump guard on a L322.
But i have tons of photos of G4 challenge L322 with other sump guards.
Preface: I searched and searched and have not found any info on this so I apologize if this is redundant.
What is the max yaw angle before the oil sump can't pick up? I was in a tough spot last month. I was stuck at about a 30 degree yaw with driver side up and I shut down the engine fearing...
The front output shaft from the transfer box just let loose at 50mph and smashed the transfer box sump in - it's got a huge dent and there's fluid all over the road.
Recovery truck will be here shortly, but it looks like the only damage might be a new sump & drive shaft (which would...
I'm having problems with my sump gasket it has blown for the 4th time this year so far and was wondering if I can put a thor sump on the gems engine as i believe the gems sump may be warped. does anyone know if this can be done and if so was it a successful swap?
I changed the oil today and when I put the sump plug back it won't tighten up properly - I feel a bit daft but I'm sure I wasn't over torquing it (nowhere near), but it was v tight to get off.
Anyway, I need to fix it asap and want to avoid buying a whole new pan so I'm thinking of getting an...
1st time poster and long term lurker!
I am in the process of buying a 06MY. I have viewed 4 so far. They each have their own plus and negative points.
The 1st had no sump guard and the sump was covered in oil - I'll leave this one!
The 2nd had a sump guard, looks like a piece of plastic is...
Hello Range rover forum,
Im here with my troubles and problems again :).
This time I managed to break my sump and getting new one is bit too expensive, so I was wondering will BMW 525tds sump fit, it is same engine just think that got my questioning it was that when I change oil on my range...