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  1. #1
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    Default Information / opinions needed concerning an Oil Extractor

    I am looking to buy a oil extractor to start changing the fluids in our 2013 Moomba LSV. All I can find are ones that extract the oil from the dip stick - Are their any that you can hook to the hose that comes from the engine?? How many of you change your own oil? do any take to the dealer to change?? I did take our boat to the dealer for the first service but I can buy all kinda new tools / gadgets if I do this myself - Lots of savings!! Thanks for the help and advise!
    KRiley
    2013 Moomba LSV
    Exile xm9s

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    I just put the extractor hose down the remote drain hose that you are referring to. Works like a charm.
    2006 Outback V - Gone
    2008 LSV - Gone
    2013 other brand

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    Thanks mnpracing! - Meant to say Remote Drain hose - Long day at work...
    KRiley
    2013 Moomba LSV
    Exile xm9s

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    pela6000 ftw. takes a while but does a great job..
    '06 Supra Launch 20SSV-gone but never forgotten

  5. #5
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    http://www.harborfreight.com/multi-u...ump-66418.html

    Connected to remote drain hose, and out the transom plug into pan. 3-4 minute job.
    2001 MobiusV

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    Default Information / opinions needed concerning an Oil Extractor

    I was spoiled when I was in NJ, I got to use my dads mityvac fluid extractor and now I miss it!

    Does that HF extractor really work without a mess? And the lines are long enough? Might be a temp solution for me until I get a mityvac
    2008 Supra 21V
    1,450 lbs., Gravity III ballast system
    Z5 Cargo Rack
    Stereo: Pair of Wetsounds Pro 80's, Rockford Fosgate P500-2, Kicker ZX200.4, Exile ZLD, stock Kicker in-cabins, stock Kenwood HU
    Tow rig: 2008 Slate Tundra, Bilstein 5100's (F&R)

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    Yeah - not bad at all. I had a few drips on the road but that was after I was done and pulled the tube to empty it for storage. I use a little piece over oversized tube as a coupler between the oil pan drain line and tubing on the pump. I don't expect it to last forever, but for the 1-2x a year I use it it's good. Thin warmed up oil is still the key.
    2001 MobiusV

  8. #8
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    Default Information / opinions needed concerning an Oil Extractor


    Bought a fluid pump and set up a hose like this.

    This is my Ilmor setup, on my boat I remove the piece of hose and screw the female air compressor fitting onto my oil change hose in the boat.

    They make buckets with pumps attached to the lids but I made this for the same money at harbor freight, you could easily make cables that are long enough to hook to your boat battery and not put a battery on the cart.

    Here is my transmission attachment. Horrible pic but you can barely see the female compressor fitting on the left just like the one above I use for oil.
    -Jake

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    Mityvac 7201 is supposed to be really good. A mechanic friend of mine recommended it. Amazon has it for $75 and free shipping. I just ordered one.

    http://www.amazon.com/Mityvac-7201-F.../dp/B0002SR7TC
    scott
    2007 Mobius LSV with a lot of great mods

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    Default Information / opinions needed concerning an Oil Extractor

    Quote Originally Posted by 996scott View Post
    Mityvac 7201 is supposed to be really good. A mechanic friend of mine recommended it. Amazon has it for $75 and free shipping. I just ordered one.

    http://www.amazon.com/Mityvac-7201-F.../dp/B0002SR7TC
    this is what i used, dad had one and it was awesome! eventually i'll pick one up. too many other expenses right now
    2008 Supra 21V
    1,450 lbs., Gravity III ballast system
    Z5 Cargo Rack
    Stereo: Pair of Wetsounds Pro 80's, Rockford Fosgate P500-2, Kicker ZX200.4, Exile ZLD, stock Kicker in-cabins, stock Kenwood HU
    Tow rig: 2008 Slate Tundra, Bilstein 5100's (F&R)

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