Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FIAT 500 C (312) 1.4 Flex

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change oil filter and engine oil on FIAT 500 (312) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat 500 312. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat 500 312. Tools you'll need:
All-purpose cleaning spray
Combination spanner #13
Drive socket # 10
Drive socket # 13
Drive socket # 27
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Funnel
Oil drain pan
Microfibre towel
Fender cover
All the parts you need to replace – Oil Filter for 500 (312) and other FIAT models
How to change Oil Filter on Fiat 500 312 1.2 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Oil Filter
How to change Oil Filter on FIAT 500 C (312) 1.4 Flex – tips for proper car maintenance
FIAT 500 C (312) 1.4 Flex
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 – Fiat 500 312. Take the following steps:
  1. How to change Oil Filter on Fiat 500 312 2009 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Open the hood.
  2. How to replace FIAT 500 (312) 1.2 2010 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 – Fiat 500 312. 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.
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    Step 5
    Unscrew the fasteners of the lower sound insulation. Use a drive socket #10.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 6
    Remove the lower sound insulation.
    Step 7
    Put a waste oil container with at least 4 l capacity under the drainage hole.
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    Step 8
    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
    Step 9
    Unscrew the drain plug.Use a combination spanner #13.Drain the used oil.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat 500 312. Tip:
    Caution! The oil may be hot.
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    Step 10
    Clean the oil filter housing cap.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
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    Step 11
    Unscrew the filter housing cap together with the old filter element.Use a drive socket #27.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 12
    Prepare a container for the old oil filter.
  11. Replacing Oil Filter on Fiat 500 312 2019 1.2 by yourself
    Step 13
    Put the old oil filter in the container.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat 500 312. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Move up the container. The oil starts to drain out of the drainage hole immediately after you have removed the oil filter.
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    Step 14
    Cover the oil filter housing with a microfibre towel to prevent dirt and foreign objects from getting into the system.
    Step 15
    Detach the oil filter from the filter cover.
  13. How to change Oil Filter on FIAT 500 (312) 2009 - tips and tricks
    Step 16
    Clean the oil filter housing cap.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  14. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Fiat 500 312 2010 1.2 LPG Oil Filter
    Step 17
    Remove the oil filter cover O-ring.Use a flat screwdriver.
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    Step 18
    Install a new O-ring to its mounting seat on the filter cover.
  16. How to change Oil Filter on Fiat 500 312 2009 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 19
    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 FIAT 500 (312) 1.2 2010 Oil Filter - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 20
    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.
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    Step 21
    Screw in the new drainage plug and tighten it. Use a drive socket #13.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 30 Nm torque.
  19. Changing Oil Filter on FIAT 500 (312) 0.9 2012 by yourself
    Step 22
    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  20. How to remove FIAT 500 1.2 LPG 2013 Oil Filter - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 23
    Install the lower sound insulation.
  21. How to replace Oil Filter on FIAT 500 (312) 2014: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 24
    Screw in the fasteners of the lower sound insulation. Use a drive socket #10.Use a ratchet wrench.
    Step 25
    Lower the car.
    Step 26
    Remove the microfibre towel from the oil filter housing.
    Step 27
    Lubricate the rubber seal of the new filter with a little amount of fresh oil.
  22. How hard is it to do yourself: Oil Filter replacement on Fiat 500 312 1.2 2015 - download illustrated guide
    Step 28
    Screw the new filter into its place.
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    Step 29
    Screw the cap.Use a drive socket #27.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 25 Nm torque.
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    Step 30
    Remove the oil filler cap.Insert the funnel.
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    Step 31
    Pour oil into the engine through the filler.Required amount of oil: 3.2 l.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat 500 312. Professionals recommend:
    Use the oil recommended by the manufacturer.
  26. Replacing Oil Filter on Fiat 500 312 2019 1.2 by yourself
    Step 32
    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.
  27. 500 (312) 1.2 LPG 2020 Oil Filter DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 33
    Tighten the oil filler cap.
  28. How to change Oil Filter on FIAT 500 (312) 2009 - tips and tricks
    Step 34
    Run the engine for a few minutes.After the oil pressure warning light goes out, stop the engine.
  29. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Fiat 500 312 2010 1.2 LPG Oil Filter
    Step 35
    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.
  30. DIY replacement of Oil Filter on FIAT 500 (312) 1.4 2011 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 36
    Remove the fender protection cover.
  31. How to change Oil Filter on Fiat 500 312 2009 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 37
    Close the hood.
    Replacement: engine oil and filter – Fiat 500 312. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    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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