When to replace the Oil Filter on your NISSAN MICRA
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Oil filter : 15000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
NISSAN MICRA III (K12) 1.2 16V, NISSAN MICRA III (K12) 1.2 16V, NISSAN MICRA III (K12) 1.0 16V, NISSAN MICRA III (K12) 1.2 LPG View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change oil filter and engine oil on NISSAN MICRA K12 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Nissan Micra K12. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
All-purpose cleaning spray
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 14
Oil filter cup socket 65-14F
Ratchet wrench
Funnel
Oil drain pan
Fender cover
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Nissan Micra K12. Tip:
  • Replace the oil filter every time when changing motor oil.
  • Wear gloves to prevent contact with hot liquid.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Nissan Micra K12. Recommended sequence of steps:
  1. Step 1
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    Open the bonnet.
  2. Step 2
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    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
  3. Step 3
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    Unscrew the oil filler plug.
  4. Step 4
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    Pull up the oil dipstick.
  5. Step 5
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    Lift the car using a jack or place it over an inspection pit.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Nissan Micra K12. AUTODOC recommends:
    The vehicle must be on a level surface, but if it is at an angle, the drain plug must be at the lowest point.
  6. Step 6
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    Put a waste oil container with at least 4 l capacity under the drainage hole.
  7. Step 7
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    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole. Use a wire brush. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  8. Step 8
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    Unscrew the drain plug. Use a drive socket #14. Use a ratchet wrench.
  9. Step 9
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    Drain the used oil.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Caution! The oil may be hot.Wait until the oil has completely drained from the drainage hole.
  10. Step 10
    Clean the oil filter. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
    Step 11
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    Unscrew the oil filter. Use the 65-14F socket. Use a ratchet wrench.
  11. Step 12
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    Remove the oil filter.
  12. Step 13
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    Clean the oil filter seat. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  13. Step 14
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    Lubricate the rubber seal of the new filter with a little amount of fresh oil.
  14. Step 15
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    Install a new oil filter.
  15. Step 16
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    Tighten the oil filter. Remember to observe the recommended tightening torque. Use the 65-14F socket. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 18 Nm torque.
  16. Step 17
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    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  17. Step 18
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    Screw in the new drainage plug and tighten it. Use a drive socket #14. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 28 Nm torque.
  18. Step 19
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    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
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