oil pan on 1996 Chevrolet S10

ive taken all 10 bolts out of oil pan do i need to loosen the timing belt cover to get the oil pan to drop down icant get it to drop down i need to do this to change the oil pump

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You may try gently tapping on the oil pan because there may be some gasket sealant holding on to it. BUT, make SURE that all bolts are removed!! Good Luck!
2 answers
pry it off