7-8 ENGINE LUBRICATION SYSTEM
Oil Pan Removal
Engine Oil (Drain, see Engine Oil Change in the Periodic
Exhaust Pipe (see Exhaust Pipe Removal in the Engine
Top End chapter)
Oil Pan Bolts [A] and Clamps
Oil Pan [B] and Gasket [C]
Remove the oil pipe [A], oil pressure relief valve [B] and
oil screen [C] as necessary.
Oil Pan Installation
Clean the oil screen [A].
Install the oil screen so that the crankcase rib [B] fits the
slot [C] of the oil screen.
Apply grease to the O-rings on the oil pipe.
If the oil pressure relief valve was removed, install it.
Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the threads of
the oil pressure relief valve, and tighten it.
Do not apply too much non-permanent locking
agent to the threads. This may block the oil pas-
Torque - Oil Pressure Relief Valve: 15 N·m (1.5 kgf·m, 11
Replace the oil pan gasket with a new one.
Install the clamp [A] at an angle of within 45° [B] as shown
in the figure.
Install the clamp [C] as shown in the figure (Oxygen Sen-
sor Equipped Models).
Torque - Oil Pan Bolts [D]: 11 N·m (1.1 kgf·m, 97 in·lb)
Install the removed parts (see appropriate chapters).