What does the air pump filter do? In cars with a secondary air injection system for smog control (emissions system? its important that the air being injected is clean and free of debris and contaminants. Because the air is being recirculated with exhaust gases to be burned agai? any debris will eventually make its way into the combustion chamber.. To prevent this from happenin? an air pump filter is installed. How do you know you need the air pump filter replaced? Poor engine performance Check engine light is on Rough Idle Poor Fuel Economy How is the air pump filter replaced by a mobile mechanic? Air pump filter is confirmed faulty Air pump filter is removed and new filter is installed Air pump filter is tested for proper operation How important is having your air pump filter replaced? The filter is made from a mesh material. The filter fibers trap contaminants and debri? preventing them from entering the system. Also just like your air filte? there is only so much the material can hold. Eventuall? it becomes clogged and must be replaced.
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