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Author Topic: oilfilter  (Read 761 times)

Offline dave49

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oilfilter
« on: September 02, 2018, 11:36:53 AM »
hi a stupid question really needto do a oil change on a galaxy 2005 1.9 tdi needto buy an oil filter removal tool not sure what size I need they've got one in halfords 76mm not sure if that's right cheersl

Offline Ben g mon

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Re: oilfilter
« Reply #1 on: September 02, 2018, 04:26:05 PM »
I used a Halfords adjustable oil filter wrench for the plastic top oil filter, looks like water pump pliers with a different grip area... worked a treat

Offline johnnyroper

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Re: oilfilter
« Reply #2 on: September 02, 2018, 07:50:57 PM »
I use big water pump pliers which works fine when used gently on the filter caps. Just make sure when tightening up you only go about 20 degrees once cap has tightened down against housing by hand.

Offline daddyfixit

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Re: oilfilter
« Reply #3 on: September 03, 2018, 07:36:17 PM »
76mm - 12 flutes I think ??

Offline Chrispb

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Re: oilfilter
« Reply #4 on: September 03, 2018, 09:55:58 PM »
76mm 14 flutes
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2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

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Offline dave49

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Re: oilfilter
« Reply #5 on: September 03, 2018, 11:24:29 PM »
thanks guys for your replys  that's abig help

 

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