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Guys long storey short ,,gave my 65 galaxy an engine face lift 390 replaced my old beat up oil pan ,with a knew one chrome pretty and not deep enough my old one measured 8 inches deep ,,new one 5 '' deep ..just about burned my pour car up HELP!!!!
 

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I have ordered 2 oil pans ,,both with the promise ,they are as original 5inches deep ,,this is not true,,My oil pan was 8 inches plus
 

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i need intake on this ,,my poor galaxy has been by my side ,at the age of 15 she is sick,, **** give me your input
 

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Maybe paint the original one and use that?
Also, when you went from the deep pan to the shallow one, what did you do for the oil pick-up?
 

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8" does sound deep. Bet it wasn't original to the car.
 

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So on the oil pan problem,, Does anybody ,maybe If I twist the Oil Pump screen pointing up instead of down,,would this create a Problem???
 

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THERES only one small problem with fixing this pan I threw it away 2 months ago iI wish I had it back ,,so I could beat myself to death for throwing it out
 

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You guys I'll try to send pics of my car on here Its a looker ..owned it since I was 15 years old..it was born the same year as me 46 goin on 47 years ...1965 galaxy 500 convertable
 

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GoingBroke thanx for your input love the name,,,,,,,,, we are all Broke...talked to a machine shop ford guy ,told me to bend the tube upward and I would be okay he said also 3/8 ....1/2 also
 
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