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How do you Change, Replace, or Install Broken 1997-2003 Chevrolet Malibu Engine Air Filter Replacement

Fits years: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

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Tools required:

  • Flathead screwdriver (large)

Step 1: Open the vehicle's hood.

Step 2: Locate the air box on the DRIVER'S side of the engine compartment, just behind the battery.

Step 3: Using the flathead screwdriver, loosen and remove the screws (2) that secure the air box cover to the assembly.

Step 4: Lift the air box cover and remove the air filter (1) from the assembly.

Step 5: Insert the new air filter into the air box.

NOTE: Be sure that the air filter fits "snugly" into the air box. There shouldn't be must "play" in the filter when properly positioned.

Step 6: Use the guiding tabs on the other side of the air box cover to ensure proper positioning, and secure it to the assembly by tightening the flathead screws (2).
These Part Change / Installation Instructions Apply to:

97 1997, 98 1998, 99 1999, 00 2000, 01 2001, 02 2002, 03 2003 Chevrolet Malibu Replacement Instructions

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