Hyundai Elantra: Air cleaner - Maintenance - Hyundai Elantra HD 20062010 Owners ManualHyundai Elantra: Air cleaner

Filter replacement

Filter replacement

It must be replaced when necessary, and should not be cleaned and reused.

1. Loosen the air cleaner cover attaching clips and open the cover.

1. Loosen the air cleaner cover attaching clips and open the cover.

2. Replace the air cleaner filter.

2. Replace the air cleaner filter.

3. Lock the cover with the cover attaching clips.

Replace the filter according to the Scheduled Maintenance Section.

If the vehicle is operated in extremely dusty or sandy areas, replace the element more often than the usual recommended intervals. (Refer to Maintenance under severe usage conditions in this section.)

CAUTION CAUTION

  • Do not drive with the air cleaner removed; this will result in excessive engine wear.
  • When removing the air cleaner filter, be careful that dust or dirt does not enter the air intake, or damage may result.
  • Use a Hyundai genuine part. Use of nongenuine parts could damage the air flow sensor.