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Old 11-03-2013, 10:05 PM   #29
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Thank you for this one. I changed mine out last weekend! 49k miles.
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Old 11-03-2013, 10:28 PM   #30
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Ok, I had to go and make sure it was there. It was. Still looks new.
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Old 12-18-2013, 12:12 PM   #31
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Good DIY changed my air filter last night and it was quick and painless! thanks!
Getting the cowl piece back on is proving to be a real pain in the ass
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Old 01-05-2014, 12:26 AM   #32
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I was told that if you attached fabric softener sheets to the filter the incoming air into the car would smell great. Y'all think this might work?
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Old 01-05-2014, 08:05 AM   #33
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Rockauto.com $9 apiece. Ordered 3 to make it worth shipping. Appear to be same quality as OEM.
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Old 01-05-2014, 08:32 AM   #34
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I was told that if you attached fabric softener sheets to the filter the incoming air into the car would smell great. Y'all think this might work?
I wouldn't do that for a car, maybe on your home ac.
For the in cabin filter I'd spray it with either lysol or fabreeze.
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Old 01-05-2014, 09:10 AM   #35
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Old 01-05-2014, 11:04 PM   #36
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I was told that if you attached fabric softener sheets to the filter the incoming air into the car would smell great. Y'all think this might work?
Might restrict the airflow more than it should. I wouldn't do that. I'd spray it with something or better yet, to avoid any possible flammable fluids, just use an air freshened in the car or discount auto has a small bottle of febreZe for like $2
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Old 01-24-2014, 02:37 PM   #37
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My window tint installer said that fabreeze--in any quantity--would cause deterioration of the tint and adhesive. He advised not to use it in the car at all!
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Old 02-17-2014, 09:50 PM   #38
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Great write up!
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Old 02-20-2014, 07:56 PM   #39
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Didn't know a C.A.F. existed..... but only have 11K miles.....will check in Spring.
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Old 04-04-2016, 09:53 PM   #40
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Just ordered the TYC on Amazon and will be installing this week. Car has 65k miles and I don't think the previous owner or the dealer even knew about the existence of the filter!
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Old 04-09-2016, 06:37 PM   #41
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I expected the filter to be completely clogged after 130K miles! That actually doesn't look too bad to me.
The filter starts out white . That filter is disgusting . I changed mine at 22.5k . No funky cabins smells for me thanks . Plus this helps with allergies .
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