OIL PAN AND OIL STRAINER
Revision: 2005 August 2005 350Z
1. Install oil pan (upper) as follows:
a. Use scraper to remove old liquid gasket from mating surfaces.
? Also remove the old liquid gasket from mating surface of cyl-
? Remove old liquid gasket from the bolt holes and threads.
Do not scratch or damage the mating surfaces when clean-
ing off old liquid gasket.
b. Install new oil pan gaskets.
? Apply liquid gasket to oil pan gaskets as shown in the figure.
Use Genuine RTV Silicone Sealant or equivalent. Refer to
RECOMMENDED CHEMICAL PRODUCTS AND
? To install, align protrusion of oil pan gasket with notches of
front timing chain case and rear oil seal retainer.
? Install oil pan gasket with smaller arc to front timing chain
c. Install new O-rings on the bottom of cylinder block and oil pump.