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
1 answer
ANSWER by on 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
Related Items:
The beetle ran over something and cracked the oil towed and pan was replaced with new one. Oil light is now beeping and flashing continually, so returned to mechanic. Scan for codes=non...

Related Content