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 1415C is commonly used on Honda, Acura and Chrysler vehicles with aluminum pans that have metric 14 x 1.5mm drain plugs. 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.
How do you get the metal out of the pan? See the FAQ's video below for the answer to this and more.
Timesert is recommended by leading automotive manufacturers.
Contents of the TIME-SERT 1415C - 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 9.4mm length, PN 14153