I change the oil on the 2012 Kia Sorento but when I removed the fileter, I did not see a metal washer anywhere. However, in the box with the filter, there was an O ring and a metal washer. What is the washer for?
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2012 Kia Sorento Question: The Oil filter comes with an "O" ring and a washer. Where does the washer go?
Answer #1Tomiko December 31, 2012, 14:08Journeyman
the metal washer is usually for the drain plug
ReplyDantet14, December 31, 2012, 18:03Rookie
Thanks! I was thinking that, but then I've never replaced a metal washer on a drain plug before and I've been changing the oil on my cars for 15 years.