Passat Sedan V6-3.6L (BLV) (2008)
Oil Pan: Service and Repair
Special tools, testers and auxiliary items required
‹› Torque Wrench (5-50 Nm) (V.A.G 1331)
‹› Socket XZN 8 (T40159)
‹› Used Oil Collecting and Extracting Device (V.A.G 1782)
‹› Sealant (D 176 501 A1)
‹› Hand Drill with Plastic Brush Attachment
‹› Flat Scraper
‹› Protective Eyewear
Remove the noise insulation.
Disconnect the connector from the oil level thermal sensor (G266).
Drain the engine oil.
‹› Always follow the regulations for disposing of old engine oil!
Remove the oil pan bolts on the transmission side - arrows - using (T40159).
Remove the oil pan to cylinder block bolts and then remove the oil pan.
Loosen the oil pan with light blows from a rubber mallet if necessary.
Remove sealant residue from the cylinder block with a flat scraper.
Remove any sealant residue from the oil pan with a rotating brush, using a hand drill with a plastic brush attachment (wear eye protection).