The replaceable element of the engine air filter is replaced during the next maintenance after 15 thousand km of mileage.

But if the car is operated in dusty conditions, then we replace the element earlier.

If the air filter is dirty, the engine power decreases and fuel consumption increases. If the air filter is heavily polluted, oil may be sucked out of the crankcase ventilation system.

Replacement of the filter element of the K7J and K7M engines

You will need a phillips screwdriver

How to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter elementHow to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter element

We lift up the bracket of the lid retainer and unfasten the retainer.

In the same way, we unfasten three more lid latches

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Unscrew the five screws securing the air filter cover

Removing the lid

Remove the filter element from the filter housing.

We install the parts in reverse order.

Before installing a new filter element, we clean the inner parts of the air filter housing and the suction pipe with a vacuum cleaner and a damp cloth.

We collect the parts in reverse order.

Replacement of the K4M engine filter element

You will need a Torx T25 key

How to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter elementHow to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter element

Unfasten the rubber clamp fastening the air supply sleeve

Disconnect the air supply hose from the air filter

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Removing the sleeve

Unscrew the two screws securing the air filter

We remove the filter element from the air filter housing.

Before installing a new filter element, we clean the inner parts of the air filter housing and the suction pipe with a vacuum cleaner and a damp cloth.

We assemble the parts in reverse order.

Removing the K7J and K7M engine air filter housing

You will need a Torx T14 socket head

How to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter elementHow to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter element

Disconnect the air supply hose from the air filter

Detach the sleeve from the car body

How to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter elementHow to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter element

Unscrew the three air filter mounting bolts shown by the arrow in the figure

Unscrew the last fastening bolt located on the rear right

How to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter elementHow to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter element

Holding the throttle assembly, lift the air filter to disconnect them

We lift the air filter, disconnect the crankcase ventilation hose from its nozzle and remove the air filter.

How to replace the air filter element of the Renault Sandero engine

Install the air filter housing in reverse order.

Removing and installing the K4M engine air filter housing

Disconnect the negative battery terminal

How to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter elementHow to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter element

Removing the intake noise muffler

Remove the air filter cover as described above

How to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter elementHow to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter element

We squeeze the lock of the pad of the wiring harness of the idling regulator

Disconnect the pad from the solenoid valve

How to replace the air filter element of the Renault Sandero engine

Disconnect the air supply hose from the regulator nozzle

How to replace the air filter element of the Renault Sandero engine

Unscrew the two mounting bolts and remove the bolts from the holes of the filter housing

How to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter elementHow to replace the Renault Sandero engine air filter element

We move the filter housing from the nozzle of the throttle assembly in the direction of the arrow in photo 7

We remove the air filter housing.

We install the air filter housing and all the parts in reverse order.