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Kia / Hyundai - Replace Cabin Air Filter

This tutorial provides instructions on how to change the cabin air filter on multiple Kia and Hyundai vehicles.

Changing the cabin air filter is very easy and can be completed in less than ten minutes.

Kia / Hyundai - Replace Cabin Air Filter
ESTIMATED TIME 15 min
DIY COST $15-$30
DIFFICULTY Very Easy

What you will need

Procedure

Instruction on how to change the cabin air filter on several Kia / Hyundai vehicles, model years: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.

  1. Park the Hyundai / Kia and open the passenger door.change hyundai kia cabin air filter

     

  2. Open the glove box.
  3. Remove the glove box stoppers by twisting them. Remove both glove box stoppers.
  4. The cabin filter has a plastic cover. Press on the tab to release and remove the cabin air filter cover/door.
  5. Remove the old cabin air filter by pulling it out. cabin filter diy replacement kia optima 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
  6. Install the new cabin air filter by pressing it in. Install the door and the two glovebox stoppers. how to change cabin air filter kia optima 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017

The interior cabin air filter is installed behind the glove box. It traps the dust or other pollutants that come into the vehicle from the outside through the heating and air conditioning system.

If dust accumulates in the filtered airflow from the air vents may decrease.

Notes

  • Replace the filter according to the Maintenance Schedule found in your owner's manual. For vehicles are driven in severe conditions such as dusty, rough roads, more frequent air filter changes are required.

Part numbers

  • Carbon cabin air filter: DHF157 97133-D4100, 97133-D4000, 97133-C2000
  • Manufacturer Part Number: 97133-D4100 , 97133-C2000(USA) compatible
  • CF11178, Purolator C36179, Prime Guard PCF6179 C20035C 97133-3SAA0

Filter Dimensions

  • 223x191x30mm ( 8.78 x 7.51 x 1.18 inch )

Application

Hyundai:

  • Azera 12-14,
  • Santa Fe 13-16,
  • Santa Fe XL 13-16,
  • Sonata 11-14,
  • Sonata Hybrid 11-14

Kia :

  • Optima 11-16,
  • Optima Hybrid 11-16,
  • Sedona 11-16

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Kia / Hyundai - Replace Cabin Air Filter This tutorial provides instructions on how to change the cabin air filter on multiple Kia and Hyundai vehicles.

Changing the cabin air filter is very easy and can be completed in less than ten minutes.