Every Placentia 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 Mercedes – Lexus owner’s manual will have a recommendation of when to change the filter. Second, a visual inspection by your Placentia technician may determine that your filter it is visibly dirty and needs to be changed.
So between your owner’s manual and your Yorba Linda technician’s inspection there’s really no guesswork involved for Placentia car owners.
Now, most air filters purchased in Placentia, Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, or Villa Park don’t cost a lot to replace. It’s just that California people hate getting caught with an unexpected expense. On the plus side, though, changing a dirty air filter at Exclusive Motors can often save enough on gas to pay for itself before your next oil change in Placentia.
Think about a dirty furnace filter in your Placentia home. When it’s all clogged up, enough clean air can’t get through. In your Mercedes – Lexus, 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 costly California gas to move your vehicle around Yorba Linda roads.
Your Mercedes – Lexus actually needs about 12,000 gallons of air for every gallon of gas it burns. Engine air filters don’t cost much in Placentia at Exclusive Motors. When it’s time to change yours, just get it done. You’ll get better fuel efficiency, have better performance and protect your Mercedes – Lexus engine.