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1997 Mercury Sable Question: How do I change the oil pan on a 1997 mecury sable 3.0 v6 engine?

 

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Visitor, 3.0L V6, North Highlands, CA, August 05, 2011, 19:02

Do i need to remove the exhaust that is blocking the pan from coming out or the motor mounts?

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    August 05, 2011, 19:08
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    which motor?? the 3.0 U or the dual overhead cam motor??

    Roy

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    Visitor, August 05, 2011, 19:13

    3.0 U

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    mastertech6371, August 05, 2011, 19:17
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    i remove the o2 sensor from the pipe. i can get it out by maneuvering it around the baffle in the pan. be careful not to damage the pick up screen. it is tight butt take your time.

    Roy

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