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Category: Mitsubishi
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Is there a way to unclog get the oil pump without dropping

Customer Question

Is there a way to unclog get the oil pump without dropping the oil pan?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Mitsubishi
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 5 months ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.

I will do my best to assist you.

what is the year,make and model?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
2001 Montero XLS
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 5 months ago.

what engine?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
3.5L
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 5 months ago.

are you wanting to replace the oil pump?

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 5 months ago.

or clean the strainer?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Clean strainer
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 5 months ago.

ok,,to clean the stariner ,,there is no other way than to remove the oil pan

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 5 months ago.

PLEASE COPY AND PASTE the link below to your browser, I have uploaded more info on this there please copy and paste the link below to your main browser[INTERNET EXPLORER or FIREFOX]

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https://www.dropbox.com/s/60yhkejorp7mj2z/0813-montero-REMOVAL%20AND%20INSTALLATION.doc?dl=0

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if the link doesn’t work that way, try it this way

thanks

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www.dropbox.com/s/60yhkejorp7mj2z/0813-montero-REMOVAL%20AND%20INSTALLATION.doc?dl=0

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