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Old 09-21-2017, 11:50 AM
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I never understood the reasoning behind that. No matter where you dump the oil, it will still flow to the static oil level. But, it wasn't going to gamble my only oil pan, so I went the tried and true method. My local diesel shop dumps the oil somewhere in the valve cover.
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Old 09-21-2017, 01:48 PM
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The valve cover? That's something new I suppose haha
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The valve cover? That's something new I suppose haha
I think Trent Nell did some kits that way,it works if you mount the turbo high enough. Thats how I want to do mine when/if I get that far, the other option is the front of the upper oil pan.
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I think the upper front oil pan is by far the best location. Easy access and the best drain position.


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