Where is located Toyota Camry oil filter and how to change the engine oil

Where is located Toyota Camry oil filter and how to change the engine oil. From year 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Here you can find how to locate Toyota Camry oil filter when you need to replace.

Where is located oil filter on Toyota Camry. Maintenance of a car differ from a vehicle to another. If your car service is approaches, below you can see how to change oil and oil filter.

To have access and to replace the oil filter on a Toyota Camry follow the next instruction.

Before start to you need to have prepared the motor oil,  new oil filter, funnel to pour the new oil, drain pan to collect used oil, oil filter wrench and socket sets.

If you have all this you can start replace your engine car oil. First time open the hood.

Locate oil drain plug. To access oil drain plug first time is necessary to remove protection shield and after than you can locate oil drain plug like in picture bellow.

Toyota Camry oil drain plug location

After that you need to position the oil drain pan under the drain plug and use the corresponding   wrench to unscrew this and drain the oil. Put the oil drain plug  back.

Second step is to locate the oil filter and to replace to the new one. Oil filter on Toyota Camry is located under the car like in picture.

 Toyota Camry oil filter location

Remove the old oil filter case by using oil filter remover. Be careful, the old oil filter contains used oil.

Remove old filter oil from oil filter housing and replace with the new one.

Toyota Camry old filter oil replacement

Locate and remove  oil fill cap– this is located under the hood. Find in the owner manual or on http://engineoilcapacity.com/ what is the capacity of your engine.Use a funnel to insert the new oil in the engine.

Toyota Camry replace engine oil

Replace the oil fill cap. Before mount the protection shield start the engine and inspect oil drain plug and oil filter for leaks. Locate oil dipstick, remove, wipe and take back again and read the oil level and reinsert the dipstick.

 Dispose the old engine oil and oil filter properly.

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One thought on “Where is located Toyota Camry oil filter and how to change the engine oil

  1. The location of the oil filter is completely different for ’97-’01 Toyota Camrys. The filter is located at the centre on the upper0front of the engine (facing the radiator) facing up on a diagonal. The filter is the type where the entire filter and housing is one piece.

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