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2011-2018 VW Jetta Oil & Filter Replacement

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Replace the engine oil and filter in a sixth generation (2011-2018) Volkswagen Jetta

  • 작성자: Benjamin Gee
  • 예상 시간 1 시간
  • 난이도: 보통

단계 1 Prepare Car Jack  ¶ 

Ensure car jack is ready by rotating handle clockwise completely Locate metal beam under car used for jacking Position car jack platform under metal beam

단계 1 Prepare Car Jack  ¶ 

  • Ensure car jack is ready by rotating handle clockwise completely

  • Locate metal beam under car used for jacking

  • Position car jack platform under metal beam

단계 2 Raise up passenger side of car  ¶ 

Pump car jack handle to raise up car Raise up car stand 4 notches Place car stand underneath wheel metal beam

단계 2 Raise up passenger side of car  ¶ 

  • Pump car jack handle to raise up car

  • Raise up car stand 4 notches

  • Place car stand underneath wheel metal beam

단계 3 Lower car onto car stand  ¶ 

Lower car onto the stands by rotating the jack handle counter-clockwise (very gently) Depending on your model of jack, the jack may lower rapidly or slowly. Do your best to lower the car gently Repeat steps 1-3 on driver side of car

단계 3 Lower car onto car stand  ¶ 

  • Lower car onto the stands by rotating the jack handle counter-clockwise (very gently)

  • Depending on your model of jack, the jack may lower rapidly or slowly. Do your best to lower the car gently

  • Repeat steps 1-3 on driver side of car

  • At this point, both sides should be raised off the ground

  • Place clean cardboard underneath the car

단계 4 Prepare to drain the oil  ¶ 

Locate the oil container underneath the car (this will require crawling under the car and laying on your back Locate the bolt used to drain the oil Position the oil drip pan underneath the bolt

단계 4 Prepare to drain the oil  ¶ 

  • Locate the oil container underneath the car (this will require crawling under the car and laying on your back

  • Locate the bolt used to drain the oil

  • Position the oil drip pan underneath the bolt

단계 5 Drain the oil  ¶ 

Loosen the bolt by turning the 5/16 allen wrench counter-clockwise It may take a significant amount of force to loosen the bolt Once loose, remove the bolt by hand

단계 5 Drain the oil  ¶ 

  • Loosen the bolt by turning the 5/16 allen wrench counter-clockwise

  • It may take a significant amount of force to loosen the bolt

  • Once loose, remove the bolt by hand

  • Once the bolt is removed, oil will immediately flow out

  • Make sure the oil drip pan is positioned well

  • Once the bolt is removed, you will get a significant amount of oil on your hand

  • Don't drop the bolt into the oil pan. It will be slippery!

  • Wait ~10 minutes for all the oil to drain out

단계 6 Replace oil bolt  ¶ 

Clean up the drainage hole with paper towel You may need to use a paper towel to wipe up any beading oil Insert the bolt, turning clockwise

단계 6 Replace oil bolt  ¶ 

  • Clean up the drainage hole with paper towel

  • You may need to use a paper towel to wipe up any beading oil

  • Insert the bolt, turning clockwise

  • Tighten the bolt with the 5/16 allen wrench until the wrench won't turn any further. This is plenty tight.

단계 7 Prepare to remove oil filter  ¶ 

Position drip pan underneath the plastic cover as shown in picture Open the hood of the car Locate the oil filter

단계 7 Prepare to remove oil filter  ¶ 

  • Position drip pan underneath the plastic cover as shown in picture

  • Open the hood of the car

  • Locate the oil filter

  • The oil filter is near the front of the car

  • The oil filter looks like a cylinder

단계 8 Remove the old oil filter  ¶ 

단계 8 Remove the old oil filter  ¶ 

  • Loosen the oil filter by hand

  • It may take a significant amount of force to loosen the oil filer

  • A filter wrench can be used to help loosen the filter

  • Turn the filter clockwise to loosen (from the perspective of the user) - see video if you're confused

  • Remove oil filter

  • Once you remove the filter, some remaining oil will spill out, onto your hand, and into your well placed oil drip pan

  • The filter may be very slippery, don't drop it!

단계 9 Drain the Oil Filter  ¶ 

Place old oil filter upside down on the knob in the oil drip pan Place old oil filter upside down on the knob in the oil drip pan

단계 9 Drain the Oil Filter  ¶ 

  • Place old oil filter upside down on the knob in the oil drip pan

단계 10 Install new oil filter  ¶ 

단계 10 Install new oil filter  ¶ 

  • Get new oil filter

  • Install oil filter

  • Turn the oil filter counter clockwise to install (as appears to the user)

  • Tighten by hand until both hands can't get it any tighter - This is plenty tight

단계 11 Clean up any spilled oil pt. 1  ¶ 

단계 11 Clean up any spilled oil pt. 1  ¶ 

  • Wipe up the oil that spilled out when you replaced the filter

  • This spilled oil is normal

  • Use plenty of paper towel

단계 12 Clean up any spilled oil pt. 2  ¶ 

Wipe up any oil that spilled below the filter Wipe up any oil that spilled below the filter

단계 12 Clean up any spilled oil pt. 2  ¶ 

  • Wipe up any oil that spilled below the filter

단계 13 Prepare to put in new oil  ¶ 

Locate the oil cap Remove the oil cap Place funnel into oil cavity

단계 13 Prepare to put in new oil  ¶ 

  • Locate the oil cap

  • Remove the oil cap

  • Place funnel into oil cavity

단계 14 Pour in new oil  ¶ 

단계 14 Pour in new oil  ¶ 

  • Pour in new oil

  • Engine oil is sold in 5 litre containers. VW engines only require ~4 litres. Only pour in 4/5 of the oil!

단계 15 Clean Oil Dipstick  ¶ 

Remove oil dipstick Clean oil dipstick with paper towel Insert oil dipstick all the way

단계 15 Clean Oil Dipstick  ¶ 

  • Remove oil dipstick

  • Clean oil dipstick with paper towel

  • Insert oil dipstick all the way

  • Remove oil dipstick

단계 16 Check Oil Level  ¶ 

Check Oil Level If oil is too low, add more

단계 16 Check Oil Level  ¶ 

  • Check Oil Level

  • If oil is too low, add more

  • Oil is full when the level is just below the bend in the metal of the dipstick

단계 17 Put away old oil filter  ¶ 

Empty any remaining oil in the filter into the oil drip pan Turn the oil filter upside down and place into the box of the filter that was just installed into the car

단계 17 Put away old oil filter  ¶ 

  • Empty any remaining oil in the filter into the oil drip pan

  • Turn the oil filter upside down and place into the box of the filter that was just installed into the car

  • Mark the filter box as "old"

  • Return the filter to a mechanic shop for recycling

단계 18 Remove the car stands  ¶ 

Prepare car jack by turning the handle clockwise all the way Pump the car jack and position the jack underneath the metal beam Continue pumping the jack, raising the car off the car stands

단계 18 Remove the car stands  ¶ 

  • Prepare car jack by turning the handle clockwise all the way

  • Pump the car jack and position the jack underneath the metal beam

  • Continue pumping the jack, raising the car off the car stands

  • Remove the car stand

단계 19 Lower car onto the ground  ¶ 

Lower the individual car side onto the ground by turning the handle of the car jack counter-clockwise

단계 19 Lower car onto the ground  ¶ 

  • Lower the individual car side onto the ground by turning the handle of the car jack counter-clockwise

  • Rotate clockwise as gently as possible

  • Repeat step 18 and 19 for the other side of the car

단계 20 Turn on car  ¶ 

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단계 20 Turn on car  ¶ 

  • Turn on car

  • Leave car running for 5 minutes to let oil circulate

  • After 5 minutes, check oil level using the dipstick

  • If oil level has dropped, add more oil - this is normal,

단계 21 Pour dirty oil into empty container  ¶ 

Place funnel into oil container If there is left-over clean oil, you can pour the clean oil into a second container of clean oil - this avoids waste

단계 21 Pour dirty oil into empty container  ¶ 

  • Place funnel into oil container

  • If there is left-over clean oil, you can pour the clean oil into a second container of clean oil - this avoids waste

  • If you don't care about the remaining 1/5 of clean oil, just mix the dirty oil with the clean oil

  • Pour the old oil into the recently-emptied oil container

  • Be careful not to spill any oil on the ground

  • Mark the oil container as "old" and return to a mechanic shop for recycling