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Thread: Just a reminder, guys...don't neglect those cabin air filters!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cobrajet View Post
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    Keep in mind that these are not HEPA-type micro filters. They just filter out "the big stuff", and can be cleaned/reused if you are careful.
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    I'm gonna try to make one using FILTRETE
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mitz View Post
    I'm gonna try to make one using FILTRETE
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    https://www.amazon.com/Filtrete-Heal...7ZQ2XGXZ0&th=1
    7.02"x7.01" is the size to cut it to.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Top_Fuel View Post
    Thanks for bringing this up as a reminder. I haven't even looked at mine and my car is approaching 33K miles. I just bought the one you mentioned on Ebay.
    Another seller has some for $8.65 shipped. I bought three just to have extra.

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F322398791362
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    This is how it looked in my girlfriend's Camry last year:

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2014 Mirage ES 1.2 automatic: 37.6 mpg (US) ... 16.0 km/L ... 6.3 L/100 km ... 45.2 mpg (Imp)


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    Another choice for cabin air filter, $8.55 shipped.

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F311729254697
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    My prototype using Filtrete, right one at picture.

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    - seems to be effective in filtering the burning smell I experience sometimes during hard acceleration.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mitz View Post
    My prototype using Filtrete, right one at picture.

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    - seems to be effective in filtering the burning smell I experience sometimes during hard acceleration.
    Mitz: Have you checked your clutch adjustment? You shouldn’t be smelling any “burnt” smell after hard acceleration.

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2015 Mirage ES 1.2 automatic: 40.6 mpg (US) ... 17.2 km/L ... 5.8 L/100 km ... 48.7 mpg (Imp)


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    Quote Originally Posted by inuvik View Post
    Mitz: Have you checked your clutch adjustment? You shouldn’t be smelling any “burnt” smell after hard acceleration.
    .. the clutch is OK.. I think the smell is the one being described in posts #6 & #19 in another thread.

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    Big help !!! Thanks..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bajun62 View Post
    Big help !!! Thanks..
    Hello Bajun62 and welcome to the forum.


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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2015 Mirage ES 1.2 manual: 50.1 mpg (US) ... 21.3 km/L ... 4.7 L/100 km ... 60.2 mpg (Imp)


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