When and Why You Should Change Your Engine Air Filter

Your engine air filter is most likely something you don't think about in the same realm as your motor oil or your routine maintenance areas, but it can have a profound effect on the performance of your vehicle if not paid attention to properly. Your engine air filter is designed and placed in your vehicle to protect your engine from dirt, debris and other pollutants from finding their way into the engine and damaging it. Down the road, your engine air filter can get clogged, preventing it from doing its job of protecting your engine. That's why it's important to have your engine air filter changed on a routine basis, and with our experienced service center at Colonial Subaru, we're happy to change the engine air filter on vehicles of drivers from all over Danbury and Waterbury in no time!

What Are the Benefits of a Clean Engine Air Filter?

There are many benefits of changing out your dirty engine air filter for a clean new one, some of them noticeable and some of them not so much, but they're all important. The first benefit is added efficiency. With a clean air filter, your fuel mileage will go up, as will your ability to accelerate because more air is making its way into your engine. The next benefit is extending the lifespan of your engine. By stopping dirt and other debris from damaging your engine, it's able to last longer and perform at a higher level. One of the last benefits to changing your engine air filter is it's a quick fix! The engine air filter is inexpensive and you can change it yourself or have one of our expert technicians do it for you, so you can properly protect your engine and increase its performance in no time!

Schedule a Service Appointment Online at Colonial Subaru Today!

If you think your vehicle could benefit from an engine air filter change and you want it done in a quick, professional manner, we invite you to schedule a service appointment online today and our technicians will get a clean air filter in your vehicle for you so you can enjoy a confident driving experience around Norwalk and Brewster, NY knowing your engine is properly protected! If you prefer to do it yourself, visit our parts center to find everything you need to do it correctly.

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