Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
The engine air cleaner/?lter is located in the engine
compartment on the passenger?s side of the vehicle.
See Engine Compartment Overview on page 5-12
for more information on location.
When to Inspect the Engine Air
Inspect the air cleaner/?lter at the Maintenance II
intervals and replace it at the ?rst oil change after each
50,000 mile (80 000 km) interval. See Scheduled
Maintenance on page 6-4 for more information. If you
are driving in dusty/dirty conditions, inspect the ?lter
at each engine oil change.
How to Inspect the Engine Air
To inspect or replace the engine air cleaner/?lter, do the
1. Unfasten the clips that hold the cover on and
remove the cover.
2. Lift out the engine air cleaner/?lter.
3. Inspect or replace the air ?lter. See Maintenance
Replacement Parts on page 6-14 to determine
which ?lter to use.
4. Reinstall the engine air cleaner/?lter cover.
Fasten the clips to hold the cover in place.