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Old 08-23-2002, 02:06 AM
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This Bosch site describes the process (click at the bottom of the page 'vehicle specific information')

It is about a 20-30 minute job. FastLane carries the filters. The generic ones are plain dust filters - the Bosch can be had as dust and odor paper and charcoal filters for more money - call Phil and specify the charcoal filters if you want organic pollutant and smog control as well as dust and pollen. The Bosch page is sometimes a little tweaky to open. Basically it says you remove a flat panel under the glove compartment to clear access to a plate on the passenger side of the trans tunnel. Two grooved slides on tracks are moved so the filter can be rotated/pulled down and out. The Bosch site has pics and descriptions. Pretty simple job after you have done it once or twice.

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