[V8] Oil Change woes!!! Filter stuck!

Ingo Rautenberg irautenberg at comcast.net
Tue Mar 29 22:32:25 EST 2005


I can honestly say that in all my years of being on this list and the
Q-List, I have never heard of an oil filter being so stuck and causing so
much grief.

Best of Luck.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Greg Furstenwerth" <slicerdicer at comcast.net>
Cc: <v8 at audifans.com>
Sent: Tuesday, March 29, 2005 10:06 PM
Subject: Re: [V8] Oil Change woes!!! Filter stuck!

> It is a pretty terrible situation that is having to be dealt with here.
> the "tool" is being welded much stronger. I was considering heating the
> filter case itself not the upper part of the filter to keep direct heat
> off the engine. That was my first gut reaction due to what the strong
> heat can do to the block.
> By the way if this tool does hold up and work and anybody runs into this
> problem ever again dont hesitate to ask me to send it to you, even if
> your overseas :) Your help has been very helpful and I am very greatful
> that you are here to help thanks again.

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