How do you replace the oil filter on a 2001 Toyota Camry?
First of all you should replace the oil filter when you change oil. Second, you a special filter remover which you can purchase in any auto part store. When you put the filter bacj don't forget to a little bit of oil on the special rubber spacer which you can find on the filter. It must brand new oil. The same type which you put in your engine. After that tighten the filter all the way down with your bare hands. And after that use a non-damaging filter remover to tighten the filter more. Tighten it just a little bit. Not more than 1/4 of full cyrcle.