Question about 1997 GMC Jimmy
Remote oil line to the block on the engine, How to remove it. tried to remove to replace cause of leaking. Could not get it out, seems like the 4x4 front end gets in the way can not pull lines through and down to replace. wondering if there is a trick to get the line down.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
The lines can be disconnected from both ends and the bracket removed but to remove the lines from the front (they cannot be removed to the rear) loosen and remove the drivers side engine mount bolt. Use a block of wood between a floor jack and the cast aluminum oil pan and jack the engine assy. up slightly (just enough to "snake" the oil filter adapter lines by the drivers side engine mount. Leave engine jacked up slightly while you "snake" the new lines into position and install the end at the engine oil filter adapter. You can then lower the engine reinstall engine mount bolt and finish the install of the lines by installing the oil filter end of the adapter lines and attach the bracket (that comes with the GM lines) to the block.
Posted on Nov 17, 2008
not recomended,replace the lines, generally can get new one for abt 40 to 60 bucks, not sure which engine you have or i would have priced exactly 4 you.
Posted on Sep 28, 2012
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