Volkswagen owners choose us for certified engine air filter replacement with maximum service convenience without an appointment at the Volkswagen Service Xpress lane. Certified technicians complete engine air filter replacement services with genuine OEM parts. We publish monthly maintenance offers commonly featuring engine air filter replacement, helping customers decrease cost while enhancing service value. Continue reading about engine air filters, routine replacement maintenance, and schedule service if needed at Sheehy Volkswagen of Hagerstown.
The engine air filter is an essential component that cleans the incoming air used for fuel induction. The filter is a durable paper composite with maximum air filtration achieved when brand new. Although the engine air filter is vital for engine performance, the paper composite becomes clogged with the contaminants it collects. Old engine air filters can get clogged with debris, such as dust, pollen, sand, road salt, and dead insects. Volkswagen recommends engine air filter replacement services every 30,000 miles, or sooner if you notice the symptoms of a clogged engine filter.
Air should flow easily across the engine filter and into the fuel induction system for the proper air-fuel blend. Clogged engine air filters restrict airflow and cause these problems:
Certified technicians complete engine air filter replacements according to Volkswagen-certified quality. We start by opening the engine compartment and the air filter housing. We remove the old engine air filter, inspect the degree of clogging, and clean loose debris as needed within the housing. We install new genuine OEM filters to factory specifications. Engine air filter replacement services include complimentary multi-point inspections.