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Old 06-15-2009, 10:47 PM   #1
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change oil plug gasket every 500 miles???

Hello everyone, I have make my first engine oil change but I have not changed my oil plug gasket. Is it good? Why do we need to change it every service?
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Old 06-15-2009, 10:50 PM   #2
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Hello everyone, I have make my first engine oil change but I have not changed my oil plug gasket. Is it good? Why do we need to change it every service?
some people change it every oil change, some don't...

in my opinion especially since it's your first oil change just clean it off real good and re-use it. if you do decide to replace it's only $1.55 or so at the dealer
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change the oil plug gasket everytime u change ur oil, i believe u meant 5000 instead of 500 but everytime u change ur oil
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hey taconut is the oil plug gasket paper on our trucks?
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hey taconut is the oil plug gasket paper on our trucks?
it's the black o-ring washer thing that's on the drain plug
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Old 06-15-2009, 11:04 PM   #6
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i was asking about the material its made out of, ive only changed my oil once now and i dont remember its composition
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Old 06-15-2009, 11:06 PM   #7
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i was asking about the material its made out of, ive only changed my oil once now and i dont remember its composition
I have been using composite ones that are greyish-black.
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its some sorta har rubber plastic
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see now i remember my gfs celica has a blue paper one
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I reused the one on mine when I did an oil change. No leaking. Probably use it one more oil change before getting a new one.
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I reused the one on mine when I did an oil change. No leaking. Probably use it one more oil change before getting a new one.
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