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Oil change Seat Cupra 1999 - 2005 Petrol 20v 1.8T

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Seat Cupra 1999 - 2005  | 20v 1.8T Oil change

  • time 25 minutes
  • difficulty 4
The sump plug located on the base of the engine, it is accessed underneath the car
You may need to remove the sump cover / undertray
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