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Oil change Jaguar XJ 1997 - 2003 Petrol 3.2 V8

OnDemand step-by-step maintenance & repair BETA

Jaguar XJ 1997 - 2003  | 3.2 V8 Oil change

  • time 25 minutes
  • difficulty 3
The sump plug is located on the base of the engine, and it is accessed from underneath the car
Here's the sump plug
Don't forget to place a suitably sized receiving tray in place
With an oil catchment tray in position, use a 13mm spanner or socket to carefully remove the sump plug and fully drain the oil. When the sump has emptied, wipe clean the sump plug area with a paper towel and re-fit the sump plug and washer. Do not over-tighten
Replace (new) sump plug and washer. Do not over-tighten