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Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by theviking, Feb 19, 2010.

  1. theviking
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    [Feb 19, 2010]
    can u change the oil on a4 b5 avant with out axel stands due to the placki cover or is it an arse never removed it b4 so ??????????????????? cheers
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    [Feb 19, 2010]
    It can be removed with out axle stands, but you may need a jack to get the rear screws out. Even more so if it's been lowered...
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    not lowered yet not sure bout climbing under jacked up are they just screws or bolts is the filter near sump plug ?
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    They are removed using a large flat blade screw driver, they take around 2 turns if that to remove. If you don't trust the jack shove a alloy wheel under the car, the the jack fails it will land on the alloy...
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    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    [Feb 19, 2010]
    Mine is on normal sport ride height, and i usually manage an oil change without lifting the car, you just need a shallow enough drain pan.
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    [Feb 20, 2010]
    just drive the car up onto a couple blocks of wood
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    Or buy a Pella oil extractor !!! Fits trough the dipstick tube and will suck the engine oil like a whore in need of crack ! Sorry for the analogy !
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    how much are pella oil extractors my whore wont suck oil yet "SLAP" SORRY ? might just tryold way
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