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Old 11-21-2012, 04:01 PM
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Scott - any update on how long the oil filter housing gasket took to replace? My brother is going to do it this week on my 3.0i and I wanted to see if it takes 4 hours or 10 hours?

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DirtyDan
Dan,

Doing it now. About 2 hours into it. Pretty straightforward, except the alt removal. It has an air duct on it that can only be removed from below. I prob have another 2 hours to go.
Just a lot of stuff to R+R. I replaced the vanos oil feed hose while I was in there, and both belts. The tensioner and idler are new.

Scott
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