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Oil filter change Jaguar S-Type 1998 - 2007 Diesel 2.7 TDV6

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Jaguar S-Type 1998 - 2007  | 2.7 TDV6 Oil filter change

  • time 20 minutes
  • difficulty 3
Remove the engine cover to access the oil filter position
The oil filter is located here
Here it is up close
Always buy the correct model-specific filter socket for your car. Fit the tool securely onto the oil filter housing. ALWAYS use the correct tool for this job. Any other tool will damage the oil filter housing
Loosen the oil filter housing by unscrewing anti-clockwise. Remove by hand. Old oil will be released, so have a tray handy. Remove the filter, clean the area and replace the filter. Fit any sealing rings supplied with the replacement filter
You are now ready to refill the engine with fresh oil. Open the oil filler cap and use a funnel to avoid spillage
Pour half the new oil in first, wait a minute for the oil to go to the sump, then start adding smaller amounts
Keep checking the dipstick level and fill to the upper mark on the dipstick. DO NOT OVERFILL
MAX-MIN dipstick positions
Always replace the dipstick and oil filler cap. Now start the engine and idle for a minute or so. Switch off and check for any leaks. Finally, check the oil level again on the dipstick