Seat Leon >> Engine oil and oil filter: replace


For the Russian market only.

Due to climate conditions and fuel quality, the following engine oil must always be used in the Russian market for the 1.8l TSI and 2.0l TSI petrol engines:

  • Castrol EDGE A3/B4 SAE 0W-30
  • Norm VW 502 00 / 505 00

Failure to use this engine oil may result in oil pressure faults (the warning light on the dash panel insert will illuminate) with a resulting risk of engine damage!

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Torque wrench - VAG 1331-


  • Oil extraction unit - VAS 6622A-

  • Cloths
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