Passat Sedan V6-3.6L (BLV) (2008)
Parts and Tools.
Always clean contaminants from both oil drain plug and oil pan drain hole threads. Never use air tools to install the oil drain plug, as damage to the
oil pan can occur.
Do not exceed the specified torque. Exceeding the specified torque may damage the oil pan or bend the sealing washer, which can lead to leaks at the
Oil pans with damaged threads will not be covered under Warranty.
Engine oil, filling
To prevent overfilling, for all engines:
Add approximately 1/2 quart (or liter) less than capacity.
Start engine and let run until engine operating temperature is approximately 60°C (140°F), switch ignition off.
Wait about three minutes.
Check level on oil dipstick and fill to dipstick full mark. This may be even more or less than 1/2 quart (or liter), depending on engine.
Required Parts and Tools
No special parts required. Always see ETKA for the latest part(s) information.