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Air filter change Toyota Avensis 1998 - 2003 Petrol 1.8 VVT-i

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Toyota Avensis 1998 - 2003  | 1.8 VVT-i Air filter change

  • time 10 minutes
  • difficulty 2
Air filter location
First, unplug the MAF sensor
Undo the two retaining clips
Undo circular clip on the air intake - use a 7mm socket or Phillips screwdriver
Now release the air intake
Carefully lift away the air filter box
View of the air filter cover
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