On turbo models, loosen the clamp and remove the intake outlet duct from the air filter housing
. Also unplug the electrical connector from the Mass Airflow (MAF) sensor (where fitted).
Slacken the clamp (arrowed) and disconnect the air outlet duct
Remove the filter housing cover screws. On non-turbo models, there are 7 screws securing the cover to the housing, plus one holding the cover to the valve cover
. On turbo models, there are 4 screws along the front edge of the housing
Air filter cover retaining screws (arrowed) – non-turbo models…
…and turbo models (arrowed)
Lift the cover up and remove the old filter.
Clean the air filter housing, removing all debris.
Install the new filter element, making sure it seats in the housing
Fit the new element into the housing
The remainder of refitting is the reverse of removal.
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