Kia Sportage: Air cleaner filter

Kia Sportage - Fifth generation (NQ5) - (2022-2023) - Owner's Manual / Maintenance / Air cleaner filter

Replacing air cleaner filter


  1. Pull up the lever (1) on the air cleaner cover and release the lock.

Replacing air cleaner filter

  1. Rotate the fixed lever on the filter and loosen the lock.

Replacing air cleaner filter

  1. Replace the air cleaner filter.

Replacing air cleaner filter

  1. Assemble in reverse order.


  • Do not drive with the air cleaner removed; this will result in excessive engine wear.
  • When removing the air cleaner filter, be careful that dust or dirt does not enter the air intake, or damage may result.
  • Use parts for replacement from an authorized Kia dealer.


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