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Air filter change Saab 9-3 2002 - 2007 Diesel 1.9 TiD

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Saab 9-3 2002 - 2007  | 1.9 TiD Air filter change

  • time 15 minutes
  • difficulty 3
Air filter location
First, release the MAF sensor plug
Undo the circular clip on the air intake - use a 7mm socket or a spanner
Remove the air intake
Undo the 5 Torx-25 retaining fixings
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 the air filter
Reassemble the air filter housing