How to Replace Lexus Engine Air Filter

Vehicle:   Lexus
Difficulty: ⚫⚫⚪⚪⚪
DIY Cost: $10-$25
Est. Time: 20 min

In this guide, you will find instructions on how to replace the engine air filter on a Lexus vehicle. 

What You Need


  1. Park your Lexus on level ground, turn off the engine and set the parking brakes. Place shifter in Park. shifter on park


  2. Pull the hood release under the dashboard until you hear the hood pop open.Opening hood latch black
  3. Slide your hand under the hood and release the hood latch. slide hand under the hood to get the latch


  4. Locate the engine air filter housing. air filter
  5. Press all the clips to release the air filter housing. removing clips
  6. Remove the old air filter and clean debris inside the filter housing. 
  7. Install the new air filter in the housing making sure it sits properly. 
  8. Close the housing and reconnect the clips. If you can't close the air filter housing, the air filter may not be seated properly or is the incorrect size. 

Replacing the engine air filter on a Lexus is very easy and takes about 15 to 20 minutes. 

By YOUCANIC Automotive Experts
Apr 2020