TIME-SERT 1415A VW Aluminum Oil Pan Drain Thread Repair M14x1.5
- In Stock
- 1.10 LBS
- Calculated at Checkout
Time-Sert oil drain plug repair kit for aluminum pans with metric 14x1.5 size plugs. This kit is a must for any repair shops that perform oil changes. One aluminum drain plug thread repair can save hundreds of dollars! This kit not only restores the oil pan back to it's original 14x1.5 thread size... it makes it STRONGER! This kit part number 1415A is commonly used on VW and Audi vehicles with aluminum pans that have metric 14 x 1.5mm drain plugs which are longer than many others. Why replace an oil pan for around $500 when this repair can be done on the vehicle for a a fraction of the cost? Are aluminum threads stronger than the steel threads? Of course not, that's why TIME-SERT thread inserts are a better option than replacing an aluminum oil pan. This kit is frequently used on GM's, Ford, Chrysler products and Hondas - it can be used on any make with 14mm size drain plugs.
Timesert is recommended by leading automotive manufacturers.
Contents of the TIME-SERT 1415A - Diameter 14mm Thread Pitch 1.5mm
Drill Bit for drilling initial hole for thread tap.
C-bore or Counter Bore for making recess for lip of insert, allowing insert to sit "flush".
Tap guide, PN 34155 to guide tap in straight.
Tap, PN J42385-411 for tapping new threads for insert.
Driver, PN 34154 for installing thread insert.
5 steel inserts 12.7mm length, PN 14155
Instruction Manual (can be previewed here in pdf)
Need more information on TIME-SERT thread repair kits? Visit our auto repair blog section on thread repair kits for tips, advice and all your thread repair questions answered. Just comment and we will be quick to respond.
See the TIME-SERT products pdf for more information on thread repair kits and inserts. Some are listed for certain applications on cars, trucks and motorcycles. The pdf is a partial application list so feel free to email or call if we can assist with your particular need. We also accept inquiries regarding our daily TIME-SERT specials. Remember TIME-SERT is recommended by leading car manufacturers like the General Motors Corporation. In fact TIME-SERT is GM's only authorized repair for head bolt threads.