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Oil change Seat Altea 2004 - 2010 Petrol 1.6

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Seat Altea 2004 - 2010  | 1.6 Oil change

  • time 25 minutes
  • difficulty 4
The sump plug located on the base of the engine, it is accessed underneath the car
You will need to remove the sump cover / undertray (if fitted)
Undo the fixings - use a Torx-25 socket
Don't forget to place a suitably sized receiving tray in place!
With a oil catchment tray in position, Using a 19mm spanner or 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 the sump plug and washer
Replace (new) sump plug and washer. Do not over tighten. Replace the undertray