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post #1 of 20 (permalink) Old 09-24-2012, 10:31 AM Thread Starter
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How to do a oil change

I GOT TO THINKING..... I HAVEN'T SEEN A THREAD FOR THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE NEVER CHANGED THEIR OIL.

WELL, HERE YOU GO.

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HOPEFULLY THIS HELPS SOMEONE....

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nice write up man ...im sure it will help alot of members

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thanks rich. looks as if i'll be spending more time here. lol

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by the looks of it it wont be just the 3 of us..

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i've noticed that. haha

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what about draining the oil? i did not see any pics of the bottom of the engine. some people might not know where the oil drain is.
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what about draining the oil? i did not see any pics of the bottom of the engine. some people might not know where the oil drain is.


how is that??

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what about draining the oil? i did not see any pics of the bottom of the engine. some people might not know where the oil drain is.
there is a skid plate on the utility 4x4s so look for the hole in the skid plate

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look in my original post. i added a picture with label to tell where the drain plug is.

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Great Post --- Also remember to put the filter in the right way.

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