Skip to main content

Haynes On Demand sales are currently limited to residents of the United Kingdom only.

Air filter change Mazda 3 2004 - 2009 Petrol 2.0

OnDemand step-by-step maintenance & repair BETA

Mazda 3 2004 - 2009  | 2.0 Air filter change

  • time 20 minutes
  • difficulty 4
Air filter location
Undo two retaining fixings - use a Phillips screwdriver
Carefully lift away the cover
Lift up battery cover so you can release the air filter chamber cover
Remove air filter chamber cover
Now release the air intake
Undo the two circular clips on the air intake - use a Phillips screwdriver
Undo the MAF sensor plug
Undo the four retaining clips
Carefully lift away the air filter box
View of the air filter cover
Air filter in position
Lift out the air filter
Clean off any debris on the surface of the filter. Replace with a new filter if heavily contaminated
Check air filter box for debris. Clean if required. Replace air filter
Reassemble the air filter housing