Cadillac Escalade: How to Inspect the Engine Air Cleaner/Filter - Engine Air Cleaner/Filter - Vehicle Checks - Vehicle Care - Cadillac Escalade Owner's ManualCadillac Escalade: How to Inspect the Engine Air Cleaner/Filter

To inspect the air cleaner/filter, remove the engine air cleaner/filter from the vehicle by following Steps 1 through 6. When the engine air cleaner/filter is removed, lightly shake it to release loose dust and dirt. If the engine air cleaner/filter remains covered with dirt, a new filter is required. Never use compressed air to clean the filter.

    Engine Air Cleaner/Filter
    See Engine Compartment Overview   for the location of the engine air cleaner/filter. Inspect the air cleaner/filter at the scheduled maintenance intervals and replace it at the first oil ...

    Replacing the Engine Air Cleaner/ Filter
    1. Locate the air cleaner/filter assembly. See Engine Compartment Overview  . 2. Loosen the four screws on the cover of the housing and lift up the cover. 3. Remove the engine air cleaner/ ...

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