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2001 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Question: oil change

 

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Dr. Midnite, 1.9L 4 Cylinder Diesel Turbo, Eugene, OR, December 14, 2010, 07:08
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anything tricky about changing the oil? Normal drain, change filter, refill?

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    ZeeTech December 14, 2010, 08:25
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    Yes, it is a simple process. Use a quality oil filter and an approved diesel oil.

    Zee

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    goodguysdiesel from Good Guys Diesel, January 12, 2011, 14:48
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    Make sure you use a 505.00 spec oil...Other than that its straight forward.

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    Visitor, January 12, 2011, 19:49

    Hi,
    Thanks & no sweat--Lucked out with a friend who suggested the same spec oil----of course after 10 years all the fractured plastic crap under the car was barely held on by two screws!!
    Tim

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