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Oil change Opel Frontera 1998 - 2004 Diesel 2.2 DTi

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Opel Frontera 1998 - 2004  | 2.2 DTi Oil change

  • time 25 minutes
  • difficulty 4
The sump plug is located on the base of the engine - it is accessed underneath the car
You will need to remove the undertray
Undo the fixings - use a 14mm socket
Carefully remove the undertray. Caution. It is heavy
Here's the sump plug
Don't forget to place a suitably sized receiving tray beneath
Using a Torx 45 socket, 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 refit a new sump plug and washer
Do not over tighten. Replace the undertray