Puget Sound Pounder
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Bainbridge Island, Port Madison, WA
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Re: Changing Oil - an easier way?
I have the same problem and can't afford the $97 Westmarine one pictured above.
But this week on the dreaded oil change I decided to run the engine for thirty minutes instead of fifteen I normally do to warm the oild.
After thrity minutes the oil is quite hot and much easier to pump than the usual warm.
But the $97 looks good... Lol
You can get it cheaper at Amazon. This was the exact same one I saw in WestMarine. It is just fantastic for boat oil changes. I use it for my cars now as crawling under the oil pan was getting annoying. Super fast, really is a great reliable item. Well worth it!!!! Free shipping with Super Savor shipping (UPS Ground) and is a Prime shipping item.
Additionally I use it for changing lube in my saildrive. It sucks cold 90 weight oil out of the saildrive lickity split. Well beyond my expectations.
Last edited by kellysails; 01-09-2013 at 12:47 PM.