Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VW GOLF PLUS (5M1, 521) 1.6 TDI, VW Passat Saloon (3C2) 1.6 TDI, VW Jetta Mk5 (1K) 1.6 TDI, VW Passat Variant (3C5) 1.6 TDI, VW GOLF VI (5K1) 1.6 TDI, VW Polo Hatchback (6R1, 6C1) 1.6 TDI, VW Golf VI Variant (AJ5) 1.6 TDI, VW Passat Saloon (362) 1.6 TDI, VW Passat Variant (365) 1.6 TDI, VW Jetta IV (162, 163, AV3, AV2) 1.6 TDI, VW Golf VI Convertible (517) 1.6 TDI, VW Beetle Hatchback (5C1, 5C2) 1.6 TDI, VW TOURAN (1T3) 1.6 TDI, VW Beetle Convertible (5C7, 5C8) 1.6 TDI

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to replace oil filter and engine oil on VW TOURAN 1 (1T3) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Required tools:
Required tools:
Torx bit T30
Drive socket # 19
Drive socket # 32
Combination spanner №19
Ratchet wrench
Oil drain pan
Flat screwdriver
Torque wrench
Fender cover
Microfibre towel
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.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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    Step 1
    Open the hood.
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    Step 2
    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
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    Step 3
    Remove the engine cover.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Raise the engine cover, holding it on two sides simultaneously.
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    Step 4
    Unplug the vacuum valve connector.
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    Step 5
    Unscrew the brackets of the vacuum pipes (3 fasteners).Use Torx T30.
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    Step 6
    Clean the oil filter housing cap.
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    Step 7
    Unscrew the filter housing cap together with the old filter element.Use a drive socket #32.
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    Step 8
    Prepare a container for the old oil filter.
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    Step 9
    Unscrew the filter housing cap together with the old filter element.Put the old filter cartridge in the container.
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    Step 10
    Cover the oil filter housing with a clean cloth to prevent dirt and foreign objects from getting into the system.
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    Step 11
    Unscrew the oil filler plug.
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    Step 12
    Lift the car using a jack or place it over an inspection pit.
    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 13
    Put a waste oil container with at least 5 l capacity under the drainage hole.
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    Step 14
    Unscrew the drain plug.Use a drive socket No.19 or ring spanner No.19.
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    Step 15
    Drain the used oil.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Caution! The oil may be hot.Wait until the oil has completely drained from the drainage hole.
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    Step 16
    Detach the oil filter from the filter cover.
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    Step 17
    Remove old o-rings from the oil filter cover.Use a flat screwdriver.
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    Step 18
    Install new O-rings (3 pieces) and a new oil filter to their mounting seats on the filter cover.
    Please note!
    Make sure to install the filter correctly. Don't mix up the sides of the part.
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    Step 19
    Clean the area of the oil pan drainage hole.
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    Step 20
    Screw in the new drainage plug and tighten it. Use a drive socket #19.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 30 Nm torque.
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    Step 21
    Lower the car.
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    Step 22
    Remove the cloth from the oil filter housing.
    Step 23
    Lubricate the rubber seal of the new filter with a little amount of fresh oil.
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    Step 24
    Screw the new filter into its place.
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    Step 25
    Screw the cap.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 25 Nm torque.
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    Step 26
    Install the brackets of the vacuum pipes and screw in their fasteners (3 fasteners).Use Torx T30.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 10 Nm torque.
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    Step 27
    Plug in the vacuum valve connector.
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    Step 28
    Unscrew the oil filler plug. Insert the funnel.
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    Step 29
    Pour oil into the engine through the filler.Required amount of oil: 4.3 l.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Use the oil recommended by the manufacturer.
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    Step 30
    Check the oil level using the dipstick.Top up oil if necessary.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    The oil level should be between the Min and Max marks.
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    Step 31
    Tighten the oil filler cap.
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    Step 32
    Run the engine for a few minutes.After the oil pressure warning light goes out, stop the engine.
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    Step 33
    Check the oil level 5 minutes after the stop of the engine operation using a dipstick and add oil if necessary.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    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.
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    Step 34
    Install the engine cover and secure it.
    Step 35
    Remove the fender protection cover.
    Step 36
    Close the hood.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    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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