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    Hi, can anyone let me know the correct torx size for a sump plug on a Vectra 1.8 ls (04 reg) - is it a T-45? Many thanks

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    I think you're right but you could always search the forum using "sump bolt" as the search words.

    Best if someone with a similar car gives a definitive answer though.

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    I changed my oil a while back (mine being a 2.2 diesel) and yes IIRC T45 was correct. I snapped my 1st one so be careful and make sure its in straight.

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    Anyone else think the next post will be " how much is a new sump plug " lol , only about £5 .

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    Thanks for the replies, i'll be careful - if its really tight i'll take to a garage. The last service was only a few thousand miles ago but i noticed they used standard 10w 40 so id rather put some gm approved fully synth in there (i only bought the car two days ago - ive wanted a vectra c since they were launched - im well chuffed!) Thanks again.

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