2-20. OIL FILTER REPLACEMENT
This task covers: Removal, Cleaning, Inspection, and Installation
Tools and Test Equipment:
General Mechanics Tool Kit (1, App. E)
Oil Filter Tool (27, App. E)
Materials / Parts:
Engine Oil (14, App. C)
Engine oil drained
Oil Filter, Item 3 (1 ea.)
Towbar lowered (para. 2-126)
Heated engine parts and hot engine
oil can burn you. Take care not to
touch exhaust manifold or muffler
while removing oil filter.
Release hood assembly (2) by lifting handle (1).
Open hood assembly.
Remove oil filter (3) from oil filter head (4) using oil
filter tool. Discard filter.
Remove filter adapter (5) only if replacement is
Clean filter adapter in accordance with paragraph 1-24.
Inspect filter adapter in accordance with paragraph 1-24.