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Where is the oil filter located on a 2004 Volvo S40 2.4i

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Where is the oil filter located on a 2004 Volvo S40 2.4i
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Eric replied 9 years ago.

Hi,

Raise front end of vehicle, and remove the engine splash shield to access the oil filter on the 2.4L:

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Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Reply to ebrock63's Post: This answer is incorect. It is not a canister filter it is a cartrige filter and it is not a 2.4L this Volvo s40 has a 2.4i
Expert:  Eric replied 9 years ago.

Hi,

I realize its a cartridge filter:

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The first diagram shows the cartridge cover being removed.

Customer: replied 9 years ago.
Reply to ebrock63's Post: That is where my A/C pump is located. No filter in sight. Any other sugestions.

2004 Volvo S40 2.4i
Expert:  landon replied 9 years ago.
it is on top of the engine right between the back of the alternator and the air filter box. find the snorkel for the air inlet and look right behind and down. it has a 1 1/2" nut on top of the lid. here is a pic:graphic
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Expert:  landon replied 9 years ago.

oh, remove the filter before draining the oil and replace after the oil has been drained. otherwise, the oil in the canister cannot drain into the oil pan