Short Oil Pan - VR6 2.8L 12v

The Short Oil Pan is perfect for 12v VR6 Engine Swaps in the MK1, MK2 and other lowered vehicles for the improved ground clearance. This pan provides an additional 1" of ground clearance while the baffling system and windage tray reduce slosh ensuring oil is where you need it, when you need it.


  • 1" of additional ground clearance compared to factory
  • Steel construction for increased strength and durability
  • Precisely TIG Welded
  • Baffling system and Windage Tray included
  • Black Sandtex Powdercoat
  • Two Oil Drain Ports included on each side of the pan to allow oil to drain properly regardless of its being serviced on a hoist or at home with a jack.


  • Oil Return – You can choose to add an AN -10 oil return to your pan for an additional $20. Oil Return shown in photos. 


All vehicles with the following VR6 Engine:

  • 2.8L 12v

Oil Pump

  • MK5 R32 Oil Pump (not included)


Install with a thick bead of high temp universal sealing compound, ensuring no gaps in sealant. Physical gasket not required.