<VV> Dipstick tube replacement

FrankDuVal corvairduval at cox.net
Wed Sep 4 01:10:18 EDT 2019

I would just tap it up from the bottom as long as it was still poking a 
distance into the pan area. Might need to make a punch the right diameter.

What have you tried already?

Frank DuVal

On 9/3/2019 11:04 PM, Matt via VirtualVairs wrote:
> Pan off!  Pull it thru from the bottom…. Freeze the new one and tap it in.
> Matt Nall
> Sea Mtn., Or.
> Sent from WinMail10
> From: Steve Gangi via VirtualVairs
> Looking for suggestions on how to remove the remains of the dipstick tube from the engine block. It is broken off flush with the block (non-fc). Also best way to install a new one. Engine is sideways on a stand with shrouds and oil pan removed but heads are still on.
> Steve Gangi

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