may need new oil pan on 2002 Volkswagen Beetle

oil pan plug is stripped and a temporary plug put in. Do i need a new oil pan, and/or can i get a new plug drilled as some suggest? Estimated costs?

by in Los Angeles, CA on December 15, 2010
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ANSWER by , December 15, 2010
replace the pan. they are not to bad from vw. the labor is about an hour. dont drill it as the shavings will reach the bearings and do engine damage. Roy