Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion Discussion, Oil Pan Problem in Cadillac Engine Discussion; well i have a 96 Deveil with the 4.7liter.
and i need to replace the whole oil pan because i ...
Automobile(s): Ex-99 Deville owner, Now-04 DTS and 05 DTS. ZX6R Pilot too.
Upper Marlboro, MD
Re: Oil Pan Problem
Umm, what 4.7 liter did cadillac make? I think u might be thinking 4.6 liter Northstar. If it ain't a Northstar, then u gotta post in the other engine forum, cuz this the Northstar Forum. Anyway, if it is a Northstar, then I beleive u have to drop the cradle I believe. Not 100%. Never did it so don't take my word for it.