Service & Repair Explanation:
Remove the Honda air filter element from the air filter housing. Clean the air filter housing and inspect the fresh air duct hose for damage, dirt, or obstructions. Inspect the warm air intake hose for signs of deterioration. Install a new Honda filter element, and then reinstall the air filter housing access panel.
Why is this service or repair important?
A dirty or clogged Honda air filter can affect the fuel economy and overall vehicle performance. Both diesel and gasoline powered engines are designed to maintain a specific air-fuel ratio. A restricted Honda air filter can affect the way the engine maintains the correct air-fuel mixture. If the Honda air filter is restricted, the fuel mileage and overall vehicle drivablility can deteriorate rapidly.
Advantages & Benfits:
Replacing your Honda air filter element is a quick and effective way to keep your engine running at its peak performance. A clean Honda air filter helps your engine work more efficiently by letting the airflow get to the engine with no restrictions. A clean Honda air filter can also prolong the life of your engine.