AIR FILTER REPLACEMENT

2002 Acura EL

Tiny

ops440

March, 8, 2009 AT 4:00 PM

Engine Performance problem
2002 Acura EL 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 142000 miles

how to change the engine air filter? Tried un screwing a couple of screws but one got jammed not sure if all screws are really needed cause I might have to break it off in order to get the cover off thanks. Im hoping im taking off the right cover. Thanks

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1 Answer

Tiny

F4I_guy

March, 26, 2009 AT 5:59 PM

Yes all the screws must come out. Unforunately on these models the screws get real rusted.

Try pry up on the filter housing with a prybar while loosening the screw, sometimes this works. If it doesn't, you'll have to cut the head off.

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