1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Oil extractor

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Den13, Jan 13, 2013.

  1. Den13

    Den13 Member

    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2012
    Messages:
    240
    Likes Received:
    1
    Looking to service the a3 soon, but been looking at an oil extractor seam to be an easy way. Anybody recommend me one?
     
  2. Advert Guest Advertisement


  3. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow...
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2008
    Messages:
    19,729
    Likes Received:
    3,147
    ...or just drain it out the bottom? 19mm socket/spanner and a lightly warmed engine... job done...

    <tuffty/>
     
  4. Den13

    Den13 Member

    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2012
    Messages:
    240
    Likes Received:
    1
    Car on ramps or lye underneath it, that's the old fashioned example BMW e46 stick it in and the oil filters at the top no need to lift car of the ground
     
  5. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow...
    Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2008
    Messages:
    19,729
    Likes Received:
    3,147
    On ramps or axle stands... sump plug is at the back of the sump so oil will run out nicely if the fronts up a bit plus easier to get to the oil filter...

    <tuffty/>
     
  6. A3-Lee

    A3-Lee Active Member
    VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Dec 11, 2011
    Messages:
    936
    Likes Received:
    224
    Best way is through the sump plug as them oil extractors don't get any of the debris out of the sump an dont do a very good job getting all the oil out not been funny but if ya really can be bothered to jack the car up etc pay a garage that's even easier than buying a extractor lol
     

Share This Page