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Old 04-10-2001, 05:45 PM
smk_texas smk_texas is offline
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Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Colleyville, TX
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Trust me, DO NOT USE a wrench to tighten the oil filter. I learned the hard way. I tightened it with a wrench and last week I wanted to change the oil myself and couldn't get the filter out. This was on a 92 190E 2.6. I had to take the car to a lube place and they drilled a hole across the filter with a thin rod and got it out. It came out in two pieces and luckily for me, there was no damage to the threads.
92 190E, 2.6 97K
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