How to replace pollen filter / cabin filter on VW GOLF 4 (1J1) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]
Fender cover 1. Unscrew the fasteners of the cabin filter housing cover.
Use a Phillips screwdriver. 2. Remove the rubber strip. 3. Remove the cabin filter housing cover AUTODOC recommends:
Do not apply excessive force when removing the part. Otherwise you may damage it. 4. Remove the cabin air filter housing. 5. Remove the cabin filter. AUTODOC recommends:
Do not attempt to clean and reuse the filter – it will affect the quality of air cleaning inside the car. 6. Insert a new filter element into the filter housing.
Make sure that the filter edge fits tight to the housing. AUTODOC recommends:
Check out the correct location of the filter element. Do not skew. Take care to only use quality filters. 7. Install the cabin air filter housing. AUTODOC recommends:
Follow the air flow direction arrow on the filter. 8. Reinstall the cabin filter housing cover 9. Screw in the fasteners of the cabin filter housing cover.
Use a Phillips screwdriver. 10. Install the rubber strip. 11. Switch on the ignition. 12. Switch on the air conditioning system. This is necessary in order to make sure that the component operates properly.