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Oil filter and oil change

Hi, I need to change the filter myself, where is it located? Where, under the car, will i find the oil pan to empty it? appreciate any info kim

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Lift the car up please put something else then the jack for safety in the back on the engine block the oil pan unscrew the bolt on put a bucket under it change the filter put the new on in add 4 liter of oil in engine and that it i would like you to calculate how mush it cost you if you buy our part or go to a shop not mush difference and you have to dispose of oil and filter dont trow that in garbage it a meesy job hope it help FIXYA our problem thanks pierre

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