How to Check and Replace Cabin Air Filters

Dirty cabin air filter

Have you ever been hit in the face with a dirty gym sock? Thankfully I have not. But I have experienced the sensation of a dirty cabin air filter. I was driving a loaner car to training when I turned on the car’s air-conditioning and got a face full of stink. That stink was coming from a dirty cabin air filter. This is the filter that works hard to keep the nasty dirty air from getting into your car. Not replacing your cabin air filter, or pollen filter as I call it, can lead to an unpleasant experience for you and your passengers.

Now this is a dirty cabin air filter!

Dirty cabin air filter

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6 replies
  1. adelino da graca
    adelino da graca says:

    Hi, I’m a mechanic also. That is terrible about the cabin filter. Most people don’t know it exists. Especially if you have asthma you will be suffering with a dirty filter. That is a good post.

  2. David
    David says:

    I usually use car-care center and I hope that they do their job well. But now I watched the video and I want to see for myself what condition the filter is in. Thank you, your blog is very useful.

  3. toplineair
    toplineair says:

    Absolutely! An air filter is an essential yet often overlooked component of a healthy HVAC system. This lightweight barrier traps dust, allergens, and other rubbish from entering the air you breathe. It also makes your buy generic valium 10mg online HVAC system’s job easier, improving its lifespan and minimizing the need for repairs. However, most people don’t change their air filter as often as they should, leading to an array of problems. By understanding the consequences of using a dirty air filter and how often to replace it, you can save money and improve your comfort and health.


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