2001 Volkswagen Beetle Q&A
2001 Volkswagen Beetle Question: Oil Pan
What bolt are you referring to? - Bret Bodas
I just had the oil pan of one of these recently but can't remember any difficulty. I forget if the oil pan a mix of allen key bolts and bolts that require a 10mm socket to remove. I think you will need a 10mm socket 1/4 inch drive flexible socket. I use a Snap-on brand socket, thin side wall certainly gets in there with clearance but cost about $25, Craftsman make one as well that is cheaper and may work for you for less than $8 see link below. http://www.google.com/products?client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&channel=s&hl=en&q=Craftsman+1/4+drive+10mm+flexible+socket&um=1&ie=UTF-8&ei=VrukSZCzJYGStQOQufSpAg&sa=X&oi=product_result_group&resnum=1&ct=title Available from Sears on line - patrick mannion
Hit bump in road and now have a hole in the oil pan. I think it's the oil pan leaking. Oil is coming out.
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...
Seem to have low oil pressure. Changed oil, no difference. oil light still flickers when hot, and idling in gear.
...which one. It looks like it would be simple, but when I call auto parts stores, they ask which oil pan she has. Does anyone know? This is pretty much all I know.
I have a hole in my oil pan. What is the cost for the pan and labor cost