09 Oil pan gasket - Help? - Hyundai Forums : Hyundai Forum

Register Home Forums Active Topics Photo Gallery Garage Members List Calendar Auto Loans Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

Hyundai-Forums.com is the premier Hyundai Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-06-2012, 12:02 AM   #1 (permalink)
dnb
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 36
dnb
Question 09 Oil pan gasket - Help?

Tried to do my due diligence and search, but didn't find much of help.

Apparently while the wifey was getting an oil change (just moved, been busy, and garage is full of junk - don't hate!), the shop told her the oil pan gasket had a super small leak.

Ok.

The best info I could really find on a slightly older model (if I recall it was a 2006), and it was mixed info on whether or not I needed a lift and chain to hoist the engine from the top side.
If someone can comment on whether the 09 model requires it or not, that'd be great.

Admittedly, I haven't looked since my jack and stands are at my friend's, and he's out of town... Super great....

So far as I understand the process:
  1. Drain oil from system completely
  2. Lift engine?
  3. Unbolt system, expecting a ton of spilliage (unless you have some killer tips)
  4. Remove old gasket; if RTV, clean off w/o scraping pan lining
  5. Replace gasket; if RTV, apply a simple bead
  6. Reapply bolts, starting with the center bolts - I suppose to cleanly press the gasket in place

Is there any cross-member blocking anything? Any gotchas that would catch me mid work-session?

I plan on taking care of this on the next oil change, as it seems to be a very small leak, but need to know about the hoist. I feel pretty confident about the rest. I've changed a few RTV head gaskets before so this is just upside down.

If anyone can comment anything I might have missed, or have any tips, I'd really appreciate it!
__________________
2009 Hyundai Sonata GLS, 3.3L v6, White w/wood trim, sunroof!
dnb is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-06-2012, 07:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
fedge's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: west palm beach fl
Drives 07 NF Sonata V6
Posts: 432
fedge is on a distinguished road
Default

Im guessing since you want to do this yourself the car is out of warranty?
__________________
07 V6 NF
Upper an lower billet grille
6k lowbeam n foglight HIDS
Chrome stock wheel skins
Added factory spoiler
Kenwood DDX-419
double din head unit
painted inside headlights

more to come
fedge is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-06-2012, 09:10 AM   #3 (permalink)
SENIOR MODERATOR
 
pare_john's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Quebec, Canada
2012 Hyundai Santa Fe GL Sport 3.5L V6
Posts: 4,612
pare_john is an unknown quantity at this point
Garage
Default

Make sure you verify that it actually is leaking before changing the gasket. I do no trust those oil change places.
__________________

My YouTube Channel
pare_john is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-06-2012, 12:10 PM   #4 (permalink)
SENIOR MODERATOR
 
v33sonata's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Lost in the Abyss. USA
Drives: 2006 Hyundai Sonata V6, 2013 Kia Rio, 1985 AE86 20v BT, 2002 GSF1200, 2004 SV650
Posts: 4,433
v33sonata is an unknown quantity at this point
Garage
Send a message via AIM to v33sonata Send a message via Yahoo to v33sonata Send a message via Skype™ to v33sonata
Default

on the v6 the oil pan gasket is very easy and you dont have to lift anything. it also uses rtv. if its a 4cyl i have no clue
v33sonata is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 09-11-2012, 02:35 PM   #5 (permalink)
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: 28277
Posts: 36
FASST LN
Default

My 2009 has the same issue. I brought it into the dealer (under warranty) and they allegedly fixed it. When I was completing the last oil change, a few thousand miles after their "fix", I noticed it was still leaking. I'm wondering if the pan doesn't have a small hole in it or something else given I can see the RTV sealant all around the pan and it looks like a good seal.
__________________
2009 Sonata Limited (4-cylinder) Nav and BlueTooth

2000 Corvette 475rwhp/424rwtq
AFR heads and custom cam

FASST LN is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-17-2014, 09:53 AM   #6 (permalink)
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: 28277
Posts: 36
FASST LN
Default

FYI - Still leaking.
FASST LN is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 03-17-2014, 10:13 AM   #7 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Supernova88642's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Jersey
2007 NF Sonata I4
Posts: 956
Supernova88642
Default

The 4 cylinder dosent use a gasket just Rtv. From my car being lowered I clipped my oil pan on a raised manhole cover. I got home and noticed the leak, went bought and an oem oil pan and high strength Rtv. Mind you I've never changed the oil myself I jacked up the car, unbolted the oilpan by this point all the oil had leaked out already. Pryed off the old oil pan scrapped off the old Rtv stuck on the car still. Put a bead of Rtv around the oilpan placed it back on the car. Bolted it up and wala fixed my cracked oilpan. Before that I also had a small leak through the old Rtv, it's been over a year now since I did the work and still no leak whatso ever.
Supernova88642 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hyundai Forums : Hyundai Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Random Question


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:24 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.