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Changing the Engine Air Filter Volkswagen New Beetle 1999 - 2007 | Haynes Manuals

Volkswagen New Beetle

1999 - 2007
10 minutes
Air filter location
First, undo the MAF sensor plug
Undo the circular clip on the air intake - use circlip pliers or molegrips
Undo the 2 Phillips retaining fixings
Carefully lift 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. Now you are ready to replace the air filter
Reassemble the air filter housing