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Finding oil filter

Ok the problem i am having is trying to find the oil filter on a 2002 saturn sc1 1.9L 4 cylender fwd engine

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  • lov823dan Nov 11, 2008

    I have a 2002 Saturn L series automatic and can't find the oil filter. Also, not sure where the oil pan is. Thanks.

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The oil filter is on the left hand backside of the engine (on the passenger side), just below the alternator and a little to the inside. It isn't an ideal place to get to since there isn't much clearance underneath the SC-1. I would suggest wheel stands or jacking the front of the car up and putting jackstands underneath if you are going to change the oil yourself, otherwise there is always JiffyLube.

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