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Old 06-02-2011, 03:17 PM   #1
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Default How to get a filter for air conditioner

Any ideas on how to hook a filter up to the air conditioning on a 2010 5.4 screw? So much dust blows in threw it. I read that the older f150s had one but not the new ones....

Anyone done this?
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just find an fram air filter the size aprox of the intake ( under leaf screen ?) and cut to fit

did this with my Escape works ok but does limit air flow a bit ...but it does get filtered
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Anyone have pictures or a how to? I don't wan to be a Ginny pig for this... Not real tech savvy
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I wouldnt mind doing this either, more info with pics would be much appreciated.
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There is a cabin air filter in your truck already. Open the glovebox, press the sides in towards each other, and drop the glovebox down. Look up in that space and it's usually there. If it's blowing dusty air then it's probably time to change it out
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I don't think so.
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There is a cabin air filter in your truck already. Open the glovebox, press the sides in towards each other, and drop the glovebox down. Look up in that space and you'll find it. If it's blowing dusty air then it's probably time to change it out
I had thought there was, but i asked my dealership service department and they said there wasnt a filter on the f150's. Im gonna go look now.
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I thought there was as well, I thought I remembered reading about changing it out on a certain service interval...
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I thought there was as well, I thought I remembered reading about changing it out on a certain service interval...
same here, asked the dealer techs and they said there wasnt one, just looked, pretty sure there isnt one, there is a box behind the glove box, but it doesnt look easy to take apart, no access door that i saw, so id say 99 percent sure there is no filter on them.
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IMO there is too much dust to have one..... Any thoughts on how to do this with pictures? surely more people have this issue. Its my biggest complaint of my 2010
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