7.3L Power Stroke – OIL PAN – Installation

1. Using NEW gasket, install oil pump pick-up tube if removed. Install and tighten oil pump pick-up tube-to-front          cover bolts and oil pump pick-up tube support bracket nut at top of main bearing cap to specification. See                      TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS.
2. Apply a 1/8″ (3.2 mm) bead of RTV sealant on sealing surfaces on sides of oil pan with sealant located on inside of      bolt holes. Apply a 1/4″ (6.35 mm) bead of RTV sealant on oil pan sealing surfaces at front and rear of oil pan.
3. Install oil pan using guide studs. Ensure all oil pan bolts are installed before tightening. To install remaining                components, reverse removal procedure.