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How to Change Your Own Oil

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Lubricate the New Oil Filter
How to Change Your Own Oil

Lubricate the new oil filter to ensure smooth installation.

Erin Huffstetler
Lubricate the gasket on the new oil filter with a small amount of new oil. This will ensure that the filter twists on smoothly, and that the gasket does not break off during installation.
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