EN
Parts & Tools Parts & Tools
Mechanics Mechanics
Gear Guide Gear Guide
search

Air Filter How-To: 1991-1996 Ford Escort

We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.

 
Video Description

The engine air filter in your 1993 Ford Escort cleans the air that enters your engine. You should change the filter on your Escort at least once a year or every 20,000 miles, whichever comes first. If you drive in dusty or sandy conditions, you should change your filter more frequently. A dirty air filter will cause your Escort to lose 1 - 3 mpg, depending on your driving, you can save 70 - 100 gallons of gas per year simply by changing your filter regularly. The video above, shows you where the engine air filter is located in your Escort and how to change it!

In addition to improving the fuel economy of your Escort, regularly replacing your air filter will put less strain on your engine. These filters are fairly inexpensive, so check out our parts page for great deals and coupons on a new one (tip: buy several, when you go to check the filter on your Escort, you can easily swap it for a new one if it is dirty).

Other videos you might find helpful

  • 1991-1996 Ford Escort Brake Fluid Level Check
    Check your brake fluid

    Stop! Checking your brake fluid from time to time is a great way to ensure safe stopping

    1994 Mercury Tracer 1.9L 4 Cyl. Sedan
  • 1991-1996 Ford Escort Hose Check
    Checking coolant hoses

    Coolant hoses wear out over time and need to be replaced - check 'em early and often

    1994 Mercury Tracer 1.9L 4 Cyl. Sedan
  • Rotate Tires 1991-1996 Ford Escort
    Rotate your tires

    Want an easy way to save $500? Rotate your tires at least three times per year

    1994 Mercury Tracer 1.9L 4 Cyl. Sedan
  • Brake Light Change 1991-1996 Ford Escort
    Replace brake lights

    Burnt out brake lights increase your chance of getting rear ended - check and change yours today

    1994 Mercury Tracer 1.9L 4 Cyl. Sedan
  • Follow These Steps to Add Power Steering Fluid to a
    Top up power steering fluid

    Help keep your car as responsive as you are by maintaining proper power steering fluid levels

    1994 Mercury Tracer 1.9L 4 Cyl. Sedan
  • How to Jumpstart a 1991-1996 Ford Escort
    Proper jumpstart procedure

    Learning how to jump your car before you need to is an excellent idea

    1994 Mercury Tracer 1.9L 4 Cyl. Sedan
  • See all videos for the 1994 Mercury Tracer
Comments
The Right Parts
The Right Tools
engine air filters panel poppers fuel injector cleaner screwdriver bit sets front wiper blades electric screwdrivers floor mats pliers