S60 L5-2.4L VIN 64 B5244S6 (2003)
Oil Filter: Service and Repair
Oil/oil filter, replacing
999 5679 Oil filter spanner See: Tools and Equipment/999 5679 Oil Filter Spanner
Note! The illustrations in this service information are used for different model years and/or models. Some variation may occur. However, the
essential information in the illustrations is always correct.
Replacing the oil and oil filter
Draining the oil
Warning! Hot oil can scald.Avoid skin contact with engine oil, particularly if the engine oil is dirty.Immediately wash hands and any skin that
has been in contact with oil. Use a suitable cleaning agent and warm water.Wear protective gloves when working with engine oil.
Raise the vehicle. See: Jacking points, body See: Vehicle Lifting/Service and Repair and position an oil container.
Hint: The engine should be at operating temperature for the oil to drain more easily.
the lower splash guard. Position the container under the engine oil pan
the oil pan plug. Discard the gasket. Drain the engine oil.
Removing the oil filter
Position the container under the oil filter.
Remove the oil filter housing. Use tool: 999 5679 Oil filter spanner See: Tools and Equipment/999 5679 Oil Filter Spanner.
Reinstall the oil plug again. Tighten. See Tightening torque See: Engine, Cooling and Exhaust/Engine/Specifications/Mechanical
Specifications/Tightening Torque. Always use a new sealing washer.
Replace the oil filter insert