g54b oil pan

Asked by Sep 22, 2010 at 04:36 PM about the 1987 Dodge Ram 50 Pickup

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I need some mechanical info.
Does the engine have to  be jacked up to get the oil pan out from the engine on my 87 ram 50 with 2.6 engine ? Thanks for your help.....Huckelberry

2 Answers

100

Yep its a lot easier if you do if you have a engine hoist you just loosen the motor mounts and the transmission mounting bolt located in the center of the transmission brace. The raise the motor just enough to get the pan off. I've also just loosened the motor mounts and done it before but its safer on the trans if you do it this way

Thanks Hawkman, that is what I needed to know....Huckelberry

Your Answer

Dodge Ram 50 Pickup Experts

  • #1
    Hettboy
    Reputation
    1,250
  • #2
    dodgecummins
    Reputation
    290
  • #3
    d50junky
    Reputation
    140
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge RAM 150
33 listings
Used Dodge Ram
8 listings
Used Dodge RAM 250
17 listings
Used Dodge Charger
460 Great Deals out of 27,845 listings starting at $2,795
Used Chevrolet Camaro
424 Great Deals out of 31,920 listings starting at $2,395
Used Toyota Pickup
112 listings
Used Dodge Dakota
129 Great Deals out of 3,695 listings starting at $1,650
Used Ford Ranger
172 Great Deals out of 5,551 listings starting at $1,000
Used Dodge Ram Wagon
54 listings starting at $5,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.