Recommended periodicity: each 24 000 km of run or 12 months.
The air filter is located in the case on the left side of a motor compartment on cars of release till 2001 or from above over the engine on cars, since 2001.
Fig. 2.21. An arrangement of spring clips of fastening of a cover of the air filter on cars till 2001
Release spring clips and uncover the air filter (fig. 2.21
Fig. 2.22. Removal of spring clips of fastening of a cover of the air filter on cars since 2001
Note an arrangement and remove the air filter.
Examine an external surface of the air filter. If it dirty, replace the filter. If on it there is an insignificant touch of a dust, blow the filter the compressed air from the inside outside and reuse the air filter. As the air filter is made of a paper, it cannot be washed out. If clearing by the compressed air has not given positive results, replace the filter.
Never maintain the car without the air filter as getting to cylinders together with air the dust will lead to the accelerated deterioration of the engine.
Wipe an internal surface of the case and a cover of the air filter.
Establish the air filter.
Establish a cover of the air filter and fix its spring clips.