If you have problems trying to remove your BMW 2002 tii oil filter, try using large
Channel Lock pliers. They will permit you to get a good grip on the oil filter, squashing it, and then getting it loose — from which point you can remove it by hand.
This also works great for other BMW models.
BMW 2002 Oil Filters
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