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post #1 of 5 Old 07-28-2013, 03:53 PM Thread Starter
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First DIY service

Advice greatly appreciated here .....

As my 3.0 CRD is no longer going for dealer service I need a bit of info.

I've serviced cars for years, just never this engine.

Are there any good service diagrams out there ? ( I can't find them )

Is the oil filter a throwaway canister or an element replacement type ? Pics I've found show both..... Confused or what !

How often does the cabin pollen filter need replacing ?

Does the auto box need any top up and or filter change ?

How many diesel filters are there and where are they ?

On this engine, is the diesel line self bleeding , similar to the old 2.7 CRD GC where you could just crank it until it fired ?

Thanks in advance for any answers. I know it's basic stuff that'll become second nature but at the moment a mystery lol.

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post #2 of 5 Old 07-29-2013, 07:00 PM
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I have found that you can buy the full factory service manuals (6 volumes)
in paper on ebay for not so much money.

I recommend the paper copies and not the CD's.

They will help you fix anything and have ALL the answers.

Just the wiring info alone is worth the price.

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post #3 of 5 Old 07-30-2013, 12:18 AM Thread Starter
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Cheers, unfortunately I've not come across a set that cover the UK spec CRD in any detail. Did get one set on a cd but it was unnavigable
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post #4 of 5 Old 07-30-2013, 06:52 AM
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yea no service manuals for the CRD engine either, need a sprinter one

throw away the oil filters here

fuel filter is right under the air intake tube, take a look you cant miss it

search around on here and u will learn lots about your engine

2008 CRD // GDE Eco // DPF delete // 3" intercooler // OME HD // 265 dirtytracs etc.
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post #5 of 5 Old 07-30-2013, 02:43 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks. Sussed most bits now 👍
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