When to replace the Oil Filter on your FORD KA
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Oil filter : 2 year / 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD KA+ Hatchback (UK, FK) 1.5 TDCi, FORD KA+ Hatchback (UK, FK) 1.5 TDCi View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

This video shows the replacement procedure of a similar car part on another vehicle

All the parts you need to replace – Oil Filter for KA+ Hatchback (UK, FK) and other FORD models
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Tools
Replacement: engine oil and filter – FORD KA. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
All-purpose cleaning spray
Drive socket # 7
Drive socket # 21
Drive socket # 27
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Oil drain pan
Funnel
Microfibre towel
Fender cover
Replacement: engine oil and filter – FORD KA. Professionals recommend:
  • Replace the oil filter every time when changing motor oil.
  • Wear gloves to prevent contact with hot liquid.
  • Please note: all work on the car – FORD KA – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. Step 1
    Open the hood.
    Step 2
    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
    Step 3
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    Unscrew the oil filler plug.
  2. Step 4
    Lift the car using a jack or place it over an inspection pit.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – FORD KA. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    The vehicle must be on even keel, and if it is at an angle, the drain plug must be at the lowest point.All work should be done with the engine stopped.
    Step 5
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    Put a waste oil container with at least 5 l capacity under the drainage hole.
  3. Step 6
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    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole. Use a wire brush. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  4. Step 7
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    Unscrew the drain plug. Use a drive socket #21. Use a ratchet wrench.
  5. Step 8
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    Drain the used oil.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – FORD KA. Tip:
    Caution! The oil may be hot.Wait until the oil has completely drained from the drainage hole.
  6. Step 9
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    Unplug the mass air flow sensor connector.
  7. Step 10
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    Detach the air intake hose clamp. Use a drive socket #7. Use a ratchet wrench.
  8. Step 11
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    Remove the air intake pipe. Use a crowbar.
  9. Step 12
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    Disconnect the crankcase ventilation hose from the air duct.
  10. Step 13
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    Remove the air filter housing.
  11. Step 14
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    Cover the air intake hose with a microfibre towel to prevent dust and dirt from getting into the system.
  12. Step 15
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    Prepare a container for the old oil filter.
  13. Step 16
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    Clean the oil filter housing cap. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  14. Step 17
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    Unscrew the filter housing cap together with the old filter element. Use a drive socket #27. Use a ratchet wrench.
  15. Step 18
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    Put the old oil filter in the container.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Move up the container. The oil starts to drain out of the drainage hole immediately after you have removed the oil filter.
  16. Step 19
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    Remove the oil filter cover O-ring. Use a flat screwdriver.
  17. Step 20
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    Detach the oil filter from the filter cover.
  18. Step 21
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    Clean the oil filter housing cap. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  19. Step 22
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    Install the new oil filter to the mounting seat on the filter cover.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – FORD KA. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Make sure to install the filter correctly. Don't mix up the sides of the part.
  20. Step 23
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    Install a new O-ring to its mounting seat on the filter cover.
  21. Step 24
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    Lubricate the rubber seal of the new filter with a little amount of fresh oil.
  22. Step 25
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    Install a new oil filter housing cover and tighten it. Use a drive socket #27. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 25 Nm torque.
  23. Step 26
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    Clean the oil filter housing cap. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  24. Step 27
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    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.
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