2002 Windstar oil pan??

Friends 2002 Windstar oil pan has a crack. It is apparently CAST aluminum. Dealer says it was road damage (after 17K miles). Whole
thing stinks. Anyone know more?
Add pictures here
<% if( /^image/.test(type) ){ %>
<% } %>
Add image file

Motorsforum.com is a website by car enthusiasts for car enthusiasts. It is not affiliated with any of the car or spare part manufacturers or car dealers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.