need an oil pan gasket? on 2003 Volkswagen Passat

Does my 2.8l V 6 need an oil pan gasket?

by in Minden, NV on June 03, 2010
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ANSWER by , June 03, 2010
Your 2.8 uses a silicone gasket, so there is no pan gasket per se. I like to use the Victor Reinz OEM silicone gasket kit which is basically a high grade tube of silicone.
COMMENT by , June 03, 2010
That's what I thought. I just ordered a new pan and a tube of Reinz, so I should be in good shape. Thanks much!