You should replace your cabin air filter once every 15,000 miles or so, but what does a cabin air filter do, and how much will a new one cost? Now that you know how often to change a cabin air filter, it’s time to dig a little deeper. Get the answers, explore the MINI maintenance schedule in detail, and schedule any services that you require today!
Did you know that the air that enters your cabin passes through an air filter on its way in? When you drive with the windows up, the cabin air filter works to keep dust, dirt, pollen, and other pollutants from affecting the air quality in your cabin. It also circulates the air within your cabin and cleans it as you drive. Like all air filters, your cabin air filter will eventually get clogged.
We’ll inspect your cabin air filter every time you come in for your regular service appointment. If it seems clogged, we’ll replace it during your appointment! However, if it’s been a while since your last appointment or you’ve been spent a lot of time driving through dusty, pollen-filled areas, you should be on the lookout for the following signs of an expired cabin air filter:
Cabin air filter replacement is relatively affordable, especially for those who take advantage of our service specials. In most cases–and including both parts and labor–replacing a cabin air filter costs less than $70. You can save by picking up a new cabin air filter from our parts department and taking care of the whole process at home.
Changing a cabin air filter is an easy DIY car care task that just about any driver can tackle at home in Minnetonka or St Louis Park. Here’s how it’s done:
We’re happy to provide useful service tips and tricks for our neighbors in the Minneapolis area–but we’re equally happy to take care of any issues you have in-house! Contact us today to make an appointment or inquire about current pricing.
*All work is carried out by MINI trained Technicians using MINI Original Parts, which come with a two-year unlimited mileage limited warranty. Warranty repairs do not constitute an extension of the original limited warranty period for the vehicle or part thereof. Expires end of month.