A cabin air filter is kind of like the furnace filter inside of your Englewood home; it is designed to filter harmful pollutants such as pollen, smoke, dust, mold, and pollution from entering the interior of the car as you drive around Colorado. Here in Englewood, the climate is very dry and dusty, and on top of that thousands of people are moving to Colorado every year creating more pollution within our cities. Your car's cabin air filter helps to maintain the heating, air conditioning, and ventilation systems. Every car has a different size and type of cabin air filter. precisely engineered to match your vehicle's exact specifications. Below is a dirty vs a clean cabin air filter, the dirty one was pulled from a local Englewood driver's car.
The cabin air filter could be in multiple places depending on the type of vehicle you have, but it is normally either under the hood or the dashboard of the vehicle. Some are difficult to get to so make sure to stop by and have a ASE certified technician at K-Motion Auto Service in Englewood replace it for you. It is recommended that the cabin air filter is replaced every 12,00-15,000 miles. If you have severe allergies or live in a particularly dry or polluted part of Englewood, you may want to consider replacing it more often.