Cabin Air Filter Replacement at Findlay Toyota
Your Toyota encounters a variety of outside irritants during your daily drives in Prescott. No matter if you’re driving for work or fun these irritants collect in your Toyota cabin air filter. In general, you should have your air filter replaced every 15,000 to 30,000 miles or once a year. As this is a relatively quick process many automobile owners combine it with other standard yearly maintenance.
What Causes Air Filters to Need Replacing?
As you drive in Paulden your cabin air filter keeps several outside pollutants from entering your vehicle. Your cabin air filter normally blocks pollen, dust, mold, smog, and other irritants from getting into your air. Over time the collection of these pollutants causes your air filter to become clogged and less effective.
Signs of a Bad Cabin Air Filter
When your cabin air filter goes bad it hurts your car’s climate control system. The first of these is reduced airflow due to the filter being clogged with debris. If you turn your air up to its highest settings on a warm day in Dewey-Humboldt and the airflow isn’t as strong as it should be this could be a sign of a bad filter. The second sign of a bad filter is the smell of the air itself, bad odors are a tell the filter itself needs replacing and is not functioning as it should.
The Dangers of a Bad Cabin Air Filter
IIn general, your air cabin filter isn’t high on the necessary maintenance list for most car owners. However, it is a very important part that serves a very important purpose in keeping your car’s air clean and breathable. A bad filter can lessen airflow and also allows outside irritants such as pollen to enter your car. If you suffer from allergies or other breathing ailments this reduction in air quality can negatively impact your health. Also, lower quality is a distraction that makes driving less safe and reduces your response time.
Finding the Best Maintenance Shop
When compared to our competitors at Findlay Toyota Prescott we feel our customer service focused approach, high-quality repairs, and many amenities set us apart from other shops in the Prescott Valley and Chino Valley areas. We’re focused on your satisfaction and that is why we offer free beverages, a comfortable waiting area, Saturday hours, rental cars, and more. When you bring your Toyota in for maintenance our complimentary multi-point inspection, certified technicians, and genuine OEM parts provide the highest level of automotive maintenance and upkeep. Call us today to learn more.Schedule Service