Oil change 2015 Tacoma

Discussion in 'Maintenance' started by RClimenhaga72, Aug 10, 2016.

  1. RClimenhaga72

    RClimenhaga72 New Member

    Crew Cab
    I just traded in my 2005 Tundra on a 2015 crew cab Tacoma. I love it so far. It is now out of factory oil changes. I do my own Oil changes,. And noticed the oil filter is on top of the motor. I also noticed there is a spill tray with a nipple to catch the oil that falls out when you remove the filter. Is there a device available to attach to the nipple to catch the oil, Or any ideas on what I can use?
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  3. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Negative Nancy

    I shove a water bottle in there to catch the oil. Make sure you remove the plug if yours is still there.
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  4. slowpoke

    slowpoke Well-Known Member

    Yup, i use a solo cup.
  5. slowpoke

    slowpoke Well-Known Member

    Congrats on the tow package tho.
  6. Rambo

    Rambo Well-Known Member

    I added a hose and let it go down to where it can drain into oil drain pan at near frame and oil pan when draining at same time!Clean,neat and not messy!
    Jack likes this.
  7. OP

    RClimenhaga72 New Member

    Thank you those are all excellent ideas. I will try them and see which works best for me.
    Rambo likes this.
  8. Mjp2

    Mjp2 Well-Known Member

    Wat size hoes is needed for tubbing?
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