When to replace the Oil Filter on your AUDI A4
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Oil filter : 1 year / 15000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI 16V, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI quattro, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI, AUDI A4 Avant (8ED, B7) 2.0 TDI View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change Engine Oil and Oil filter on AUDI A4 B7 AVANT TUTORIAL | AUTODOC

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Tools
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Audi A4 B7 Avant. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
All-purpose cleaning spray
Drive socket # 19
Drive socket # 32
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Funnel
Oil drain pan
Fender cover
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Audi A4 B7 Avant. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Replace the oil filter every time when changing motor oil.
  • Use only new O-rings during installation.
  • Wear gloves to prevent contact with hot liquid.
  • Warning! Shut down the engine before starting any work – Audi A4 B7 Avant.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. Step 1
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    Lift the car using a jack or place it over an inspection pit.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Audi A4 B7 Avant. 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.All works should be done with the engine cooled down.
  2. Step 2
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    Put a waste oil container with at least 4 l capacity under the drainage hole.
  3. Step 3
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    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole. Use a wire brush. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  4. Step 4
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    Unscrew the drain plug. Use a drive socket #19. Use a ratchet wrench.
  5. Step 5
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    Drain the used oil.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Audi A4 B7 Avant. Tip:
    Caution! The oil may be hot.Wait until the oil has completely drained from the drainage hole.
  6. Step 6
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    Screw in the new drainage plug and tighten it. Use a drive socket #19. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 28 Nm torque.
  7. Step 7
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    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.
  8. Step 8
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    Lower the car.
  9. Step 9
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    Open the hood.
  10. Step 10
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    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
  11. Step 11
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    Remove the engine cover.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Raise the engine cover, holding it on two sides simultaneously.Replacement: engine oil and filter – Audi A4 B7 Avant. To avoid damaging the part when removing it, do not use excessive force.
  12. Step 12
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    Unscrew the filter housing cap together with the old filter element. Use a drive socket #32. Use a ratchet wrench.
  13. Step 13
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    Put the old oil filter in the container.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Audi A4 B7 Avant. 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.
  14. Step 14
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    Detach the oil filter from the filter cover. Use a flat screwdriver.
  15. Step 15
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    Remove the oil filter cover O-ring. Use a flat screwdriver.
  16. Step 16
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    Install a new O-ring to its mounting seat on the filter cover. Use a flat screwdriver.
  17. Step 17
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    Clean the oil filter housing cap. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  18. Step 18
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    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.
  19. Step 19
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    Lubricate the rubber seal of the new filter with a little amount of fresh oil.
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