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Old 09-19-2010, 08:07 PM
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Oil drain plug

What size is it for the 3.7L engines?

In a week or so I have to do it on mine and dont want to stop in the middle of it to buy a new socket so I'm getting it out of the way now.
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Re: Oil drain plug

Maybe a 14mm. Get under there tomorrow and check....
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Old 09-19-2010, 08:28 PM
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Re: Oil drain plug

The hemi is a 13mm, would figure it may be the same. Might be a great time to invest in a small set of sockets or wrenches to keep in the Jeep.
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Re: Oil drain plug

I'll check when I get my Jeep back from the body shop.
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Re: Oil drain plug

When I picked up my oil filter I asked one of the guys. They told me to use a 13mm 6 point hex. I guess I'll pick that up on Tuesday when I change the oil.
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Re: Oil drain plug

you don't want to use a 12 point socket. the heat from the oil pan sometimes causes the drain plug to tighten more (seize up). a 6 point prevents the socket from slipping. it's good to have a socket set with metric up to 20 mm.
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