Along with the utility knife I used a heat gun to soften the plastic. Used utility knife without heat and although the angle was rough the install was completed. The cabin air filter is located on the passenger side of the cowl. Thankfully, installing one is a very easy job that doesn't require many tools, and it can be done pretty quickly. There are no other screws to remove simply disconnect the glove box light or lay the entire compartment to the side. But again, overall, I was very pleased with my product, your fast service and prompt follow up and personal touch. The air intake system of your vehicle is designed to ingest air, filter dirt.
I knew the new Ram trucks were good, but now through these guys I understand the huge cult following of these awesome trucks. This Cabin Filter Kit is a retrofit part for 2009-2013 Ram 1500's. But while many if not most new vehicles come equipped with these filters, certain models of the Dodge Ram do not. Removing the upper glovebox as well as the lower proved mandatory for me. You will hear an audible click when the lid is locked into place.
Instead you sent Cummins stuff I had to trash. Replacing the cabin filter takes 15 to 20 minutes and does not usually require a professional mechanic. Quick easy install, would recommend if you don't like breathing fine dust particles in the cab! If you notice that your 1997 Dodge Ram's vents seem sluggish or smell stale, it may be time for a cabin air-filter replacement. Just remember that the screw holding the upper glovebox in on the outside of the glovebox and is indeed on the left side- don't look inside. Arrived within a few days and found to be Mopar product so that was a plus.
Awesome, without finding about Genos I would have never known that I could have so easily installed an inside air filter. The mission of Torque News is funded by advertising, hosted on the website. The fact these trucks didn't even come with one to begin with is crazy. You've had your wheels balanced and your alignment checked, but. The only hard part is getting your hand up behind the dash to make the cut I have big hands. After you remove the cowl there will be a grey accordion looking filter in the cowl, remove that and replace with the new filter.
You just need to buy the filter and put it in. It enables you to add a serviceable filter which should be changed every 15,000 miles. Plus the original reason I bought it was I had to replace my evap core due to it being very plugged up with dust etc. This mod requires cutting the opening of the air box to accept the filter. Generally, a vehicle's cabin air filter should be replaced every 12,000 miles or 12 months, whichever comes first. You do not change the fuel filter on a 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 if it runs on gasoline.
Step 2 — Install new cabin air filter Slide the cabin air filter in the slot you have created, making sure that the arrow on the filter is facing down to match the air flow. It was very easy to install on my 2016. Replacing the cabin air filter also know as the dust filter, hvac filter, pollen filter, air conditioner filter and hepa filter will improve the air quality of your 1500, will put less strain on your heating and air conditioning system and can increase your gas mileage. The area for the cabin air filter is already installed, and all you have to do is cut out a slot for the filter to go in. Would have given 5 stars otherwise. Installed the cabin air filter kit in '16 Big Horn 2500 4x4 w. This was kind of awkward.
Some filters are available with activated charcoal embedded in them, to help filter out unpleasant odors. This Cabin Filter Kit is a retrofit part for 2009-2013 Ram 1500's. Had to remove the lower fan assembly to get plastic pieces out but that was easy. Trying to protect my new one thanks. Otherwise, excellent product at a great price. Took about 20 minutes with a utility knife.
The mod is super easy and well worth the few bucks it costs. This made the plastic very easy to cut. This article applies to the Dodge Ram 2nd Generation 1994-2001. I see less dust on my dash and I think this will help with pollen. If your 1500 has a funky odor when you turn on the heat or air conditioner, or it seems like the fan doesn't work as well as it used to, replacing your cabin air filter is a quick and cheap fix! This kit from Geno's was super easy to install with good instructions. I am interested to see how quickly the filter gets full of dust in my area. It enables you to add a serviceable filter which should be changed every 15,000 miles.