7-8 ENGINE LUBRICATION SYSTEM
Oil Pan Removal
Drain the engine oil (see Engine Oil Change in the Peri-
odic Maintenance chapter).
Exhaust Pipe (see Exhaust Pipe Removal in the Engine
Top End chapter)
Oil Filter (see Oil Filter Replacement in the Periodic
Oil Pan Bolts [A]
Oil Pan [C]
Oil Pan Installation
If the oil filter holder bolt [A] was removed, tighten it.
Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the threads of
the oil filter holder bolt.
Torque - Oil Filter Holder Bolt: 35 N·m (3.6 kgf·m, 26 ft·lb)
Replace the O-rings [B] with new ones, and apply grease
Install the O-rings to the oil pipe [C].
Oil Pressure Relief Valve (see Oil Pressure Relief Valve
Oil Pipe [A]
Oil Pipe Holder [B]
Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the oil pipe holder
Torque - Oil Pipe Holder Bolt: 10 N·m (1.0 kgf·m, 89 in·lb)
Clean the oil screen [A] with a high flash-point solvent and
remove any particles stuck to them.
Blow away the particles by applying compressed air [B]
from the inside to the outside (from the clean side to the
Gasoline and low flash-point solvents can be
flammable and/or explosive and cause severe
burns. Clean the screen in a well-ventilated area,
and take care that there are no sparks or flame
anywhere near the working area; this includes any
appliance with a pilot light. Do not use gasoline or
a low flash-point solvent to clean the screen.
While cleaning the oil screen, check for any metal par-
ticles that might indicate internal engine damage.
Check the screen carefully for any damage, holes, broken
If the screen is damaged, replace it.