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      08-29-2010, 06:21 PM   #17
govtec
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Originally Posted by Chriztofor View Post
I plan on changing it at around 70,000 miles. It's not just the pan. The pan also contains the filter (pan/filter is one part). Since filters are made of paper I can't see them lasting more than 70,000 miles.
it's kind of pricey for the pan itself. I'm thinking about doing the coolant change, water pump, thermostat and filter pan change at once since they are all related. Parts itself will add up close to $1K if I do it myself.