Re: Oil Dipstick tube replacement

From: Josh Battles (
Date: Sun Sep 25 2011 - 18:31:14 EDT

On Sep 25, 2011 5:22 PM, "Chris Reck" <> wrote:
> I had forgotten you had one, so I found a new OEM dipstick and tube for
> $20 from a Mopar parts site.
> Since the Dipstick goes into the pan, I should be able to take a tube or
> bolt of the same size and from the inside of the pan, gently pound it up
> and out.
> Shouldn't be any tricks on dropping the pan, and I have a set of gaskets.
> Should I replace / check anything since the pan is dropped?

Depends on your motor and goals. You could replace the oil pump, main
bearings, crank scraper, windage tray......

- Josh "ilovespendingotherpeoplesmoney" Battles

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