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Old 01-22-2003, 02:17 PM   #1
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Default Anyone have any luck with a Milodon oil pan?

My engine builder topped off my engnie with a cheapo Mr Gasket Oil chrome oil pan and it's already leaking badly. I have the Fel-pro 1 piece pan gasket ready, but I need to get a better pan. I'm looking at getting the stock replacement gold irridated finish BB oil pan that fits a 64-90 Chevy.

I was looking at the Moroso low profile pan, but I don't want to change my oil pickup.
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Old 01-22-2003, 02:19 PM   #2
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Default Re: Anyone have any luck with a Milodon oil pan? (Steve Straus)

Got one on my small block and it is much better than the cheapo orange pan I had got and sent back. Has a baffle and reinforcing around some of the bolt holes.
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Default Re: Anyone have any luck with a Milodon oil pan? (Steve Straus)

I have a deep sump 7 qt Milodon on the Vette and a 7 qt road race pan on my Nova. Both are very good products. They are on small blocks but the quality should be the same on a big block part. You can't go wrong with Milodon.
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I hate chromed pans,timingchainscovers..they leak no matter what you do to them.I had both on my car and it leaked like the Titanic..Threw those in the lake and bought my self som nice used GM original stuff..No leaks..Milodon pans are really nice..Go for it.. :cheers: :cheers:
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It's a little dirty and it's a small block but not a single problem with it.

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Old 01-22-2003, 03:42 PM   #6
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Hmm..It only shows one oil pan or the BB chevy from 64-90. There was more than one stock BB pan right?
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Call Summit tech line they have the vendor books. I can't remember the pan dimentions but the front is something like less than 4 inches and the rear sump shouldn't be much over 8 inches. Off the top of my head I can't give exact numbers.
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