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Sprinter Engine Air Filter Replacement

Sprinter Air Filter Replacement
Published by YOUCANIC Automotive Experts 
Last Updated Mar 1, 2019 

This video shows you how to change the engine air filter on Mercedes-Benz, Dodge, Freightliner Sprinter 2500 3500 vans. 

Symptoms

  • Decrease in fuel economy

What you will need

Parts

Instructions

  • Open the hood by pulling the hood release under the dashboard. Driver's side. open sprinter hood to change engine air filter
  • Locate the engine air filter on top of the engine. Sprinter engine air filter
  • Disconnect the mass air flow sensor to avoid damaging the wire or connector. 
  • Remove all 7 T25 screws. 
  • Lift up the filter housing and remove the air filter. 
  • Clean any dirt that may be at the bottom of the air filter housing. Drop the new in the housing. 

Frequently Asked Questions

How often should I change my Sprinter engine air filter? 

We recommend that you change your Sprinter engine air filter every 15,000 miles. 

Which Models does this guide apply to? 
  • DODGE  2003-2006
    • VAN SPRINTER 2500   2003-2006 
           2006 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2005 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2004 L5-165ci 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2003 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 2   
           2003 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 1
    • VAN SPRINTER 3500   2003-2006 
           2006 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2005 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2004 L5-165ci 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2003 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 1   
           2003 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 2
  • FREIGHTLINER  2002-2006
    • SPRINTER 2500   2002-2006 
           2006 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2005 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2004 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2003 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 2   
           2003 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 1   
           2002 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 1   
           2002 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 2
    • SPRINTER 3500   2002-2006 
           2006 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2005 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2004 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 4   
           2003 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 2   
           2003 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 1   
           2002 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 1   
           2002 L5-2687cc 2.7L DIESEL TURBO Vin 2  
DIY Cost
$20-$35
Mechanic
$40-$80
Dealer
$65-$110