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Oil filter change Mitsubishi Outlander 2007 - 2010 Diesel 2.0 DI-D

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Mitsubishi Outlander 2007 - 2010  | 2.0 DI-D Oil filter change

  • time 15 minutes
  • difficulty 3
Undo engine cover - using both hands, give the cover a sharp vertical tug
General location of oil filter
Here it is
Undo electric plug from bracket
Undo bracket - use 13mm socket
Using a 32mm filter wrench socket, 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, have a tray handy. Remove filter, clean area and replace filter. Fit any sealing rings supplied with the replacement filter. Replace the bracket, plug and engine cover
You are now ready to refill the engine with fresh oil. Unscrew the oil filler cap
Always using a funnel, pour half in first, wait a minute for the oil to go to the sump. Now add smaller amounts. DO NOT OVERFILL
Keep checking the dipstick level, the final level should read just below the MAX position on the dipstick
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