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Toyota Land Cruiser
 Owners Manual
Maintenance and care Do-it-yourself maintenance
Air conditioning filter

The air conditioning filter must be cleaned or changed regularly to maintain air conditioning efficiency.

  •  Removal method

STEP 1

Turn the ENGINE START STOP switch IGNITION ON mode and switch to recirculated air mode, then turn the ENGINE START STOP switch OFF.

STEP 2

Open the glove box and remove the separate tray.

 

Remove the filter cover.

Remove the filter cover.

Remove the filter case.

Remove the filter case.

  • Cleaning method

If the filter is dirty, clean by

If the filter is dirty, clean by blowing compressed air through the filter from the downward side.

Hold the air gun 2 in. (5 cm) from the filter and blow for approximately 2 minutes at 72 psi (500 kPa, 5.0 kgf/cm2 or bar).

If it is not available, have the filter cleaned by your Toyota dealer.

  • Replacement method

Remove the air conditioning

Remove the air conditioning filter and replace it with a new one.

The ↑UP marks shown on the filter should be pointing up.

  • Checking interval

Inspect, clean and replace the air conditioning filter according to the maintenance schedule. In dusty areas or areas with heavy traffic flow, more frequent cleaning or early replacement may be required. (For scheduled maintenance information, read the Scheduled Maintenance Guide, Owners Manual Supplement.)

  • If air flow from the vents decreases dramatically

The filter may be clogged. Check the filter and replace if necessary.

NOTICE

  • To prevent damage to the system

  • When using the air conditioning system, make sure that a filter is always installed.
  • When cleaning the filter, do not clean the filter with water.
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    Tires

    Tire inflation pressure

    Wheels

    Air conditioning filter

    Electronic key battery

    Checking and replacing fuses

    Headlight aim

    Light bulbs

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