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Oil change Volkswagen Passat 2005 - 2010 Petrol 2.0 FSi

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Volkswagen Passat 2005 - 2010  | 2.0 FSi Oil change

  • time 25 minutes
  • difficulty 4
The sump plug is located on the base of the engine; it is accessed underneath the car. Note - although you can empty the sump without removing the undertray, the undertray will have to be removed to access the oil filter cartridge
Here's the sump plug
Don't forget to place a suitably sized receiving tray beneath
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. Do not over tighten