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Learn how to change the oil in a Porsche.

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Oil Drain
  • Oil Drain

  • Oil Filter Housing

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Using 8mm Hex Socket, remove drain plug Open Oil Filler in Trunk compartment to allow oil to drain faster.
  • Using 8mm Hex Socket, remove drain plug

  • Open Oil Filler in Trunk compartment to allow oil to drain faster.

  • Let oil drain for at least one hour.

  • Oil will be hot, use caution!

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Use 14 Flute Oil Filter Cap Removal tool to loosen Plastic Filter Cap Set a Ziploc bag on the oil filter cover once the oil filter cover is loose and take away the oil filter cover. This can reduce mess.
  • Use 14 Flute Oil Filter Cap Removal tool to loosen Plastic Filter Cap

  • Set a Ziploc bag on the oil filter cover once the oil filter cover is loose and take away the oil filter cover. This can reduce mess.

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Note: the notch in the filter cover. Lift the O-ring with a pick or plier . This will allow you to stay away from any damage to the threading. Install New Filter and Tighten Cap to 19 ft/lb Reinstall and tighten drain plug to 37ft lb, It is crucial you use a new crush washer.
  • Note: the notch in the filter cover. Lift the O-ring with a pick or plier . This will allow you to stay away from any damage to the threading.

  • Install New Filter and Tighten Cap to 19 ft/lb

  • Reinstall and tighten drain plug to 37ft lb, It is crucial you use a new crush washer.

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Cayman Oil Filler Cap is located on right side of trunk.
  • Cayman Oil Filler Cap is located on right side of trunk.

  • Factory recommends 7.75L or Approximately 8.5 Qts of oil is required.

  • Lay towels around filler cap to prevent damage to interior.

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