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2.7L oil drain plug

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by asdfjkl, Aug 22, 2007.

  1. 350TacoZilla

    350TacoZilla Well-Known Member

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    2.7L 3RZ,K&N filter, 4" deck plate mod,flowmaster 40 series,3" body lift,3" suspension lift,35's. I also have another tacoma a 97 with a 350 small block in it on a 1972 blazer frame...
    yeah but if your so lazy you want a valve on your oil pan so you dont have to un-screw the bolt...then why would you want to unbolt a skid plate to turn the valve.. he had all the stock skids installed but they had enough room for a little stick to poke through
     
  2. Tacoma Dad

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    Here is an old trick before putting back the plug; put a dab of grease in the bottom few threads of the plug. Not too much and it'll seal. No need to buy new gaskets or sealer.
     
  3. 96Tacoma4x4

    96Tacoma4x4 Well-Known Member

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    I've done all my oil changes since I got my truck new and I've never replaced the washer and it's never leaked. Just don't over tighten it is what I say.
     
  4. TacoNut

    TacoNut IgnoringChrisWatchingEdLi veVicariouslyThroughMJP2

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    I took mine to walmart one time and on my next oil change I discovered no gasket on the screw :eek:.

    I just figured whatever, it didn't leak without it... I might go pick one up for my next oil change...
     
  5. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Pick one up. Its there for a reason. :)
    And what the hell is the matter with you, going to Wally World for an oil change??????
     
  6. TacoNut

    TacoNut IgnoringChrisWatchingEdLi veVicariouslyThroughMJP2

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    I didn't have time to do it myself....
    I'll add one next change,
    I've been thinking about getting the 10 pack of filters from the dealer they're like $4 each that way, i'll get them then
     
  7. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    Didnt have time???? :frusty:
     
  8. TacoNut

    TacoNut IgnoringChrisWatchingEdLi veVicariouslyThroughMJP2

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    Yea well at least I'm not a big dick!!!!:mad:
     
  9. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    BAH! Yes you are! :D
     
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