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Oil change Vauxhall Astra 2009 - 2013 Diesel 1.7 CDTi

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Vauxhall Astra 2009 - 2013  | 1.7 CDTi Oil change

  • time 25 minutes
  • difficulty 4
You will need to remove car's undertray / open the sump access cover
Carefully remove the undertray
Here's the sump plug
Don't forget to place a suitably sized receiving tray beneath
Using a Torx 40 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 undertray