Air filter replacements are a crucial aspect of routine maintenance. While they don't directly affect your vehicle's performance, changing them regularly is important for the overall well-being of you and your vehicle. As a Volvo dealer serving San Leandro, we provide air filter replacements and high-quality filters to ensure clean air within your cabin.

Learn more about the importance of air filter replacements.

Why Are Air Filters Important?

A cabin air filters catch everything from smoke particle to pollen to ensure clean breathing air within your vehicle. The condition of your cabin air filter is particularly important during wildfire season when you want to stop as many smoke particles as possible from entering your vehicle. By acting proactively, you can ensure clean breathing air within your cabin and prepare for anything.

When Should I Replace My Cabin Air Filter?

Generally, your vehicle should have a cabin air filter replacement every 15,000 to 30,000 miles. However, smoke can shorten the length of that interval of your microfilter considerably. Our service team can assess the condition of your air filter and recommend when it should be replaced. Passengers who are particularly sensitive may want to replace their filters every 5,000 miles.

How Do I Change My Filter?

Check your owner's manual for information on how to replace your cabin air filter. If you are not feeling confident or want the professional to handle it, our service team can quickly and affordably replace your cabin air filter.

What Happens If I Don't Get a Replacement?

There are risks for your health and that of your vehicle when you put off a replacement. Some of the issues that can arise include:

  • Health problems from pollutants
  • A/C will run poorly
  • Trouble clearing window fog
  • Foul Odors

Find a Replacement

If you think that your vehicle may need an air filter replacement, schedule a service appointment today!

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