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I know the PM oil change is supposed to be super simple, but I'd still like to see a video first. The only one I could find was a top side pump-it-out video.

Will be doing it the old fashioned way, climb under with 13mm wrench etc.

Got a WIX 10010 filter and it is literally just a filter, never seen one like that before. One Caravan/Pentastar video says to make sure to replace a rubber gasket on the casing the holds the filter inside, but there is no such gasket included, etc.

Anyone have link or will I really find all the help I need in the users guide?

Thanks in advance. 5k miles coming up and switching to that SUPER-fake oil.
 

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Got a WIX 10010 filter and it is literally just a filter, never seen one like that before. One Caravan/Pentastar video says to make sure to replace a rubber gasket on the casing the holds the filter inside, but there is no such gasket included, etc.
The WIX WL10010 comes packed with the o-ring.
 

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All my Wix 10010 filters have come with the O ring also.

A 24mm shallow socket fits right over the oil filter housing but you do need an extra short handled ratchet as the space is tight and it's probably next to impossible to find a ⅜" drive socket as most are ½" when they get that big. The angle is tough to use a box end wrench but you can if you're patient and have a really short one. I simply drain the oil pan remove the filter, reinstall the new filter and add six qts of synthetic oil.

The correct syn can be found for about $5 qt and the filters are about $5 or $6 bucks if you're a careful shopper!

Pretty simple job actually.

Gas engine only, of course!!!
 

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The o-ring should be laying loose in the bottom of the Wix box.

Don't attempt it until you buy that stubby handle socket wrench. I just about cut the handle off one of my wrenches. It would have been easier than all the time I spent driving around town searching for right wrench.
 

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I bought a 8 dollar box/open wrench at Northern Tool here in town and cut it in half.
Now, i have 2 filter wrenches!
 

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I am sure all the special tools would make things easier, Just because I am lazy(cheap) I grabbed a 6" adjustable wrench and changed the oil and filter its not rocket science.
 

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Another method

I used a 24mm 6 point socket, and an adapter that I had, that converts a 1/2" drive socket to 3/4" hex, then used a 3/4" wrench, see picture attached

oil pan plug is a 13mm
 

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I installed a Fumoto F106n drain valve at the first oil change. I haven't changed it again since (thanks, Covid), but I have used them on other vehicles and they really help make the oil change quick and clean (especially with top mounted oil filters). I have a drain pan that stores the oil and has a removable plug. I cut a length of 3/8 (I think) hosing that reaches from the nipple on the drain plug into the drain pan (through the removable drain hole in the pan). I can literally change the oil on vehicles with the Fumoto valve and the pan in about 5 minutes without getting a drop of oil on my hands. Well, actually, on most vehicles you have to lube the new filter gasket with a drop or two of new oil, but that is it.

Drain Pan from WallyWorld:
70039

Fumoto drain valve model F106N:
70040
 

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Thanks @bcblues. I was thinking of getting one of the Fumoto valves but was slightly bewildered by the model numbers.

Also, the PM is so high off the ground, I'm confident that I can do it without having to jack it up by just crawling under it.
 
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