Recommended replacement interval for the part category Oil Filter : 12 month / 15000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
ALFA ROMEO 159 (939) 2.2 JTS, ALFA ROMEO Brera (939_) 2.2 JTS (939.DXB11), ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 2.2 JTS, ALFA ROMEO SPIDER (939) 2.2 JTS

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change oil filter and engine oil on ALFA ROMEO 159 (939) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. Tools you'll need:
All-purpose cleaning spray
Drive socket # 17
Drive socket # 36
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Oil drain pan
Funnel
Fender cover
All the parts you need to replace – Oil Filter for 159 Sportwagon (939) and other ALFA ROMEO models
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Oil Filter
How to change Oil Filter on ALFA ROMEO 159 (939) 2.2 JTS – tips for proper car maintenance
ALFA ROMEO 159 (939) 2.2 JTS
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Oil Filter on ALFA ROMEO Brera (939_) 2.2 JTS (939.DXB11)
ALFA ROMEO Brera (939_) 2.2 JTS (939.DXB11)
Easy tricks to help you to replace Oil Filter on ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 2.2 JTS
ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 2.2 JTS
Oil Filter removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for ALFA ROMEO SPIDER (939) 2.2 JTS
ALFA ROMEO SPIDER (939) 2.2 JTS
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. AUTODOC recommends:
  • Replace the oil filter every time when changing motor oil.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
  • Wear gloves to prevent contact with hot liquid.
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. Take the following steps:
  1. How to change Oil Filter on Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 2005 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Open the hood.
  2. How to replace ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 1.9 JTDM 16V 2006 Oil Filter - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
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    Step 3
    Unscrew the oil filler plug.
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    Step 4
    Lift the car using a jack or place it over an inspection pit.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. AUTODOC recommends:
    The vehicle must be on even keel, and if it is at an angle, the drain plug must be at the lowest point.
  5. How to remove ALFA ROMEO 159 2.4 JTDM (939.BXM1B) 2009 Oil Filter - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 5
    Put a waste oil container with at least 5 l capacity under the drainage hole.
  6. How to replace Oil Filter on ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 2010: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 6
    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
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    Step 7
    Unscrew the drain plug.Use a drive socket #17.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 8
    Drain the used oil.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Caution! The oil may be hot.
  9. Changing of Oil Filter on Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 2005 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 9
    Unscrew the filter housing cap together with the old filter element.Use a drive socket #36.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 10
    Prepare a container for the old oil filter.
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    Step 11
    Put the old oil filter in the container.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. Tip from AUTODOC:
    Move up the container. The oil starts to drain out of the drainage hole immediately after you have removed the oil filter.
  12. 159 Sportwagon (939) 2.4 JTDM (939.BXM1B) 2008 Oil Filter DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 12
    Detach the oil filter from the filter cover.
  13. How to change Oil Filter on ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 2009 - tips and tricks
    Step 13
    Remove the oil filter cover O-ring.Use a flat screwdriver.
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    Step 14
    Clean the oil filter housing cap.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
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    Step 15
    Install a new O-ring to its mounting seat on the filter cover.
  16. How to change Oil Filter on Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 2005 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 16
    Install the new oil filter to the mounting seat on the filter cover.
    Please note!
    Make sure to install the filter correctly. Don't mix up the sides of the part.Wait until the oil has completely drained from the drainage hole.
  17. How to replace ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 1.9 JTDM 16V 2006 Oil Filter - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 17
    Screw the new filter into its place.
    Step 18
    Lubricate the rubber seal of the new filter with a little amount of fresh oil.
  18. Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 2.4 JTDM 2007 Oil Filter replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 19
    Install a new oil filter housing cover and tighten it.Use a drive socket #36.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 25 Nm torque.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    Wait until the oil has completely drained from the drainage hole.
  19. Changing Oil Filter on ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 1.9 JTDM 8V 2008 by yourself
    Step 20
    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.
  20. How to remove ALFA ROMEO 159 2.4 JTDM (939.BXM1B) 2009 Oil Filter - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 21
    Screw in the new drainage plug and tighten it. Use a drive socket #17.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 30 Nm torque.
  21. How to replace Oil Filter on ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 2010: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 22
    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  22. How hard is it to do yourself: Oil Filter replacement on Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.8 TBi 2011 - download illustrated guide
    Step 23
    Lower the car.
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    Step 24
    Remove the oil filler cap.Insert the funnel.
  24. Changing of Oil Filter on Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 2005 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 25
    Pour oil into the engine through the filler.Required amount of oil: 5.4 L.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. Tip:
    Use the oil recommended by the manufacturer.
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    Step 26
    Check the oil level using the dipstick.Top up oil if necessary.
    Please note!
    The oil level should be between the Min and Max marks.
  26. Replacing Oil Filter on Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 2007 1.9 JTDM 16V by yourself
    Step 27
    Tighten the oil filler cap.
  27. 159 Sportwagon (939) 2.4 JTDM (939.BXM1B) 2008 Oil Filter DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 28
    Run the engine for a few minutes.After the oil pressure warning light goes out, stop the engine.
  28. How to change Oil Filter on ALFA ROMEO 159 Sportwagon (939) 2009 - tips and tricks
    Step 29
    Check the oil level 5 minutes after the stop of the engine operation using a dipstick and add oil if necessary.
    Please note!
    The oil level should be between the Min and Max marks.Make sure that the oil filler cap is properly tightened.Check the threaded plug of the drainage hole and the oil filter seal for tightness. If necessary, carefully tighten them up.
  29. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 2010 2.4 JTDM (939.BXM1B) Oil Filter
    Step 30
    Remove the fender protection cover.
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    Step 31
    Close the hood.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon. Professionals recommend:
    Note that oil pressure warning light, which indicates insufficient pressure in the lubrication system, may be on for a longer time than usual. After a few seconds, the oil will fill all the channels, and the light will go out. To protect the environment from pollution, be sure to dispose of the used filters at special collection points.
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