Clean Air for Your Engine: Engine Air Filters In Chesapeake
Every Chesapeake car owner who has taken their car in for an oil change has been told that their engine air filter’s dirty.
Here’s what goes into the determination of when to change the filter: First, your van owner’s manual will have a recommendation of when to change the filter. Second, a visual inspection by your Chesapeake technician may determine that your filter it is visibly dirty and needs to be changed.
So between your owner’s manual and your Chesapeake technician’s inspection there’s really no guesswork involved.
Now, most air filters purchased in Portsmouth, Norfolk, or Suffolk don’t cost a lot to replace. It’s just that Virginia people hate getting caught with an unexpected expense. On the plus side, though, changing a dirty air filter at West Service Center, Inc. can often save enough on gas to pay for itself before your next oil change in Chesapeake.
Think about a dirty furnace filter in your Norfolk home. When it’s all clogged up, enough clean air can’t get through. In your van, that means that your engine can’t get as much air as it needs to burn the fuel efficiently. So it makes do with less air and has to use more expensive Virginia gas to move your vehicle around Chesapeake roads.
Your van actually needs about 12,000 gallons of air for every gallon of gas it burns. Engine air filters don’t cost much in Chesapeake at West Service Center, Inc.. When it’s time to change yours, just get it done. You’ll buy less fuel, have better performance and protect your engine.