OIL PAN MAINTENANCE - CONTINUED
To ease installation of oil pan gasket, use a soapy water solution on gasket prior to installing in groove of oil
Place new oil pan gasket (6) on oil pan (2) with gasket lip toward oil pan groove.
Press oil pan gasket (6) completely down into groove at each corner of oil pan (2). Repeat at points midway between
corners, halving distance between installed sections until oil pan gasket is completely installed.
Apply a thin bead of gasket forming compound to pan rail, joint faces of flywheel housing (7), gear housing (8), gear
case cover (9), and cylinder block (3).