The first generation of the Chevrolet Equinox, a crossover SUV from Chevrolet based on General Motors' Theta platform.

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Problems removing the oil pan

I'm having problems removing the oil pan, i have removed all the bolts but it's still catching on something, it's like something's going through the oil pan not letting it drop

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@pounder , Clint, If all oil pan bolts are out and pan is loose, you are probably getting hung up by the oil pump sump tube. The engine will have to be lifted a few inches to get clearance for oil pan to drop far enough to clear the oil sump tube. 1st link pdf download Instruction links/video below may help. Good luck. I hope this helped you out, if so let me know by pressing the helpful button.

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