2005 VW Passat Oil and Oil filter change
any local garage will perform this job having a pit or lift to get car up off ground.
Agreed, I would have a mechanic you trust do it the first time -- ask him to let you watch, then you will be able to do it the next time. That's how I started out.
This Passat TDI has a very specific oil requirement, so the most important thing to do is make sure the proper lubricant is used, or else massive headaches await you someday in the future!
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