How to Change Your Car’s Air Filter

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Keep up on your car’s routine maintenance!

Staying on top of your car’s regular maintenance is key to keeping your car in the best-possible condition for a long, efficient, and reliable lifetime. Something as simple as changing your car’s filters is inexpensive and can be done in just a few minutes, making it an ideal project for car owners hoping to learn more about DIY car maintenance. Follow these simple steps to change your car’s air filter.

  1. Find the correct replacement filter. Search online, refer to your owner’s manual, or visit your local auto parts store to find the right the correct filter.
  2. Locate the filter under the hood. Pop the hood and locate the black plastic case that holds the air filter. If you aren’t sure, refer to your owner’s manual.
  3. Remove snaps and/or screws. Don’t lose the screws!
  4. Pull the filter out. If the filter appears dirty or releases dust when you shake it, it’s time to replace it.
  5. Put the new filter in.
  6. Replace the screws or snaps.
  7. Close the hood.

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It really is that easy. If you have questions about your Audi’s air filter, give us a call at Gossett Audi!

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