Oil Pan gasket fitment?? - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- Hot Rod Forum



Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > Tech Help> Engine
User Name
Password
lost password?   |   register now

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 07-31-2009, 10:32 AM
Registered User
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Boston
Posts: 175
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Oil Pan gasket fitment??

Alright, Heres the deal. Last year I built a 355 small block chevy with larger valve heads, hyperutectic pistons, big cam, etc. It has a milodon aftermarket oil pan that requires a thick front seal. I had the engine in my truck and it leaked oil out of the front seal where the pan meets the timing cover. I had a one-piece gasket on there. Originally, the engine was from a 1989 caprice police cruiser. So, I went about getting the one-piece gasket at my local parts store, and told them the year of the car it came from and the model itself. They gave me the 1 piece gasket and i put it on and that's the one that leaked. I'm guessing that the pan that was originally on the caprice engine wasn't a thick seal pan? I must need to order a thick front seal for the engine off of summit or something. But when I look them up, the only engines that have a thick front seal are pre-89 engines. Should I just ignore that and but one anyways? Or can somebody send me a link to the one I need? Thanks for your help guys

    Advertisement
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Engine posts with photos

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



« 454 | milled heads »

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
SBF Oil Pan Gasket Problems coda618 Engine 12 04-14-2010 05:11 PM
SBC Deep sump oil pan ? y2k600f4 Engine 27 07-08-2009 12:02 AM
Environmentally friendly honing fluid. F-BIRD'88 Engine 16 07-01-2007 10:06 AM
Installing Oil Pan Gasket EazyDuzIt102 Engine 4 06-11-2005 01:40 AM
351 Cleveland Oil Pan Gasket L88VETTELOVER Introduce Yourself 1 12-11-2004 10:45 AM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.