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Old 08-15-2012, 01:44 PM
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What is this drain plug ?

Is this a water drain plug? See attached pic.

Engine: 327 cui

Camera Shot: Picture was shot from underneath car on driver side.
That dirty chrome object under the plug is the oil pan!
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Yes it's a drain plug, should have one on either side. Usually when you pull one out of an old engine the little hole is full of crud and you have to take a screw driver or large nail and punch through the mess. Some guys will remove it and screw in a petcock if they plan on draining their fluid very often (???).
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