If you can t reach your oil drain plug easily you ll have to either crawl under your car to reach it or jack up the car.
Easy way to drain oil from car.
In fact they actually went as far as saying that the dipstick must be bad.
But with oil change shops charging more and more it s time to get back under the car and start saving big bucks.
How to drain engine oil and remove filter checking a car s oil level and topping up.
Next you have to locate the drain plug on your engine which shouldn t be too hard.
Don t go fast go very slow.
Slowly loosen up the plug.
The oil extractor works by sucking the oil from the crankcase through a thin tube inserted in the dipstick opening.
The drain plug is a large nut or plug located under the oil pan at the bottom of the engine.
Place a container under the oil drain plug.
Check the oil level against the marks engraved on the dipstick.
We ll teach you how to change your oil and extend oil life.
Once you reach there place the drain pan right under the oil.
First crawl under the car where the oil plug is located.
They imagine themselves sucking on a long tube with one end shoved deep into the fuel filler hole of their vehicle hoping they can get the tube out of their mouth and into a bucket before the gas hits their lips.
Start your car for a few minutes just to warm up your engine in order.
Now with the help of the socket wrench slowly loosen up the oil plug.
Pouring your used oil into the gutter down a storm drain or anywhere else it shouldn t go can contaminate bodies of water like lakes oceans and rivers.
Minor detail but the method you use is not siphoning but rather just sucking the oil out with a syringe.
When most people think about siphoning gas out of a car or truck s gas tank an ugly picture comes to mind.
It can also harm or kill the animals and plants that call it home.
Look under your car to find the drain plug.
Siphoning a liquid happens when the difference in pressure combined with gravity allows the liquid to flow from a higher level to lower level on its own.
Not having a ga.
Once you successfully.
Removing the oil.
It s located underneath the oil.
How to change the oil in your car racers start your engines but not for too long.
2 points 4 years ago edited 4 years ago.
A quick lube place overfilled my engine oil and wouldn t drain it.
A handle is pumped repeatedly to create a vacuum that pulls the hot oil into an.
Choosing a proper gas siphon.
Have a container ready to catch the long jet of oil that comes out when the plug is removed.