What Is A Fuel Filter & What Does It Do?

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The fuel filter is usually shaped like a canister that contains many layers of filter for the fuel. They are a lot more important than you think since the contaminated fuel can cause your engine to fail. Dirt, paint chips, rust, and even fuel contaminants can all cause the fuel to act differently within the … Read more

How Do I Know If My Pollen Filter Needs Replacing?

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Not feeling the wind through your hair? Hearing an odd whistle from the dash? Or just smell something foul in the air? These are all signs that your pollen filter could be clogged and out of commission. The pollen filter’s main job is to stop the dirty air from entering the cabin. The filter traps … Read more

How Often Should I Replace My Air Filter?

The air filter in your car is a crucial component in keeping the air that enters your car clean. Car manufacturers will give advice on how often to replace the air filter in your service book. Sometimes the recommended interval can be as low as 20,000 miles. Sometimes the interval can be as much as … Read more

DIY: How to change your car’s engine air filter

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Your car’s engine air filter is a crucial defence against harmful junk that would otherwise enter your vehicle’s engine. This relatively inexpensive part protects the more valuable parts of your engine from bugs, debris and other nasties. Your engine also needs air in order to operate properly, and if you don’t replace your air filter … Read more