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Marcus_phillips

2.2 Tdci Oil Filter Stuck In Housing

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Okay helping a mate out with a service for his car and am having trouble with the oil filte,r seems to be stuck inside the housing and not coming out any ideas??

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have you tried squashing the sides of it with it, its probably just seized in place and just needs a bit of force to remove it?

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Worst comes to the worst, jab a screwdriver through it and use that for leverage.

The oil filter wrenches with the grippy arm are good for stubborn filters - does what Jeebo suggests

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Okay problem solved, spoke to a mate who said brute force. It just needed a good tug, the new one just pops in and out like most I have seen but the one on the car was jammed solid. Thanks for the advice all the same.

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