2005 VW Passat Oil and Oil filter change

Asked by Dec 16, 2007 at 10:19 AM about the 2005 Volkswagen Passat

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

How to change oil, air filter and fuel filter in 2005 Passat TDI wagon?

3 Answers

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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