500, 472, 425, 368 Discussion, 425 Oil Pan Problems in Cadillac Engine Discussion; I purchased a 1966 deville that has a 425 motor from a 1977 deville inside of if. It runs good ...
- 10-17-10 05:52 PM #1Cadillac Owners Member
- Automobile(s): 1968
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- Jul 2009
425 Oil Pan Problems
I purchased a 1966 deville that has a 425 motor from a 1977 deville inside of if. It runs good but the problem that I'm having is the Tie Rod that goes across is rubbing and digging into the oil pan:-((( My question is can I take a oil pan from a 429 or a 472 and fix my problem? If anybody have a good solution it would be greatly appreciated.......
- 10-17-10 09:28 PM #2Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
- Automobile(s): 95 fleetwood 81 deville
- Join Date
- May 2003
Re: 425 Oil Pan Problems
The pans are not the same for those motors.. The only pan you might have a chance of working would be a 68-74 RWD 472 pan or a 75-76 RWD 500.. There are alot of these around for cheap.... If they don't work , they might need a little mod...
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