How to Check Air Filter: 2007 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L V6 Standard Cab Pickup (2 Door)

Ford F-150 Model Years - 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008

1. Remove Filter - All of the steps needed to remove the air filter

2. Assess Filter - Determine if your old filter needs replacement

3. Replace Filter - Insert the filter and put everything back in place

4. More Info. - Additional thoughts on checking the filter

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Video Description

The engine air filter in your 2007 Ford F-150 cleans the air that enters your engine. Checking and replacing the air cleaner in your 2007 F-150 at least once a year will help you get better gas mileage. A dirty air filter will cause your F-150 to lose 1 - 3 mpg; depending on your driving, you can improve your fuel economy and 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 F-150 and how to check it!

In addition to improving the fuel economy of your F-150, replacing your air filter will improve the performance of 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 air filters for your 2007 F-150 so you can easily replace it with a new one if it is dirty.)

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