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Editor's Pick

  • Product Grade:Replacement Part
  • Brand:ACDelco
  • Fit Type:Vehicle Specific Fit
  • Item Dimensions LxWxH:12.44 x 10.19 x 2.62 inches

Value for Money

  • Product Grade:Replacement Part
  • Brand:K&N
  • Fit Type:Vehicle Specific Fit
  • Material:Paper
  • Item Dimensions LxWxH:12.24 x 1.73 x 14.02 inches

Honorable Mention

  • Product Grade:Replacement Part
  • Brand:K&N
  • Fit Type:Vehicle Specific Fit
  • Shape:Panel
  • Material:Alloy Steel

Best Car Air Filter Brands

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Top 10 Best Car Air Filter Brands

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Why we chose it
  • ULTIMATE LONGEVITY: 10-Year/Million Mile Limited Warranty protects for the life of your vehicle
  • EASY INSTALLATION: Pre-oiled and ready to drop into your factory air box. One of the easiest and most cost-effective upgrades for your vehicle for quick performance gains
  • RACE TESTED: The Official Air Filter of NASCAR. Trusted on the racetrack made for your vehicle
  • WORLD CLASS PROTECTION: Pushing the limits of engine protection by protecting your engine from harmful contaminants
  • ENGINEERED POWER: State-of-the-art filtration media provides up to 50% more airflow than disposable paper filters to increase power and acceleration. Clogged or dirty air filters can reduce your vehicle s acceleration by up to 10%
  • ECO-FRIENDLY: Using a washable, reusable product helps reduce replacement waste. A K&N filter will last longer than 10 disposable filters
  • LOW-MAINTENANCE DESIGN: 50,000 miles before your first cleaning under normal highway driving conditions
  • SAVES MONEY: K&N high-flow replacement air filters will save you $250 over 10 years by avoiding disposable filters
  • HIGH QUALITY: Made in America
K&N Engine Air Filter: High Performance, Washable, Replacement Filter: Compatible with 1981-2019 Nissan/Infiniti/Renault (Maxima, Murano, Pathfinder, Altima, Elgrand, Quest, X-Trail, QX60) 33-2031-2: image
96%
customers recommend this product
4.8/ 5
Easy to install4.8
Mileage4.8
Value for money4.7
2
Why we chose it
  • COMBO PACK WITH BOTH THE EAF11712 AND CAF4561 CABIN FILTER IS AVAILABLE AT A DISCOUNT- SEARCH FOR CLEENAIRE CEAF1
  • USES THICK RUBBER GASKETS TO ENSURE TIGHT, CORRECT FIT, This Keeps Dirt And Contaminates From Entering Your Engine Causing Wear And Damage To Your Engine
  • MAZDA 3i SPORT OWNERS- PLEASE VERIFY YOUR VEHICLE USES PE07-13-3A0A- (JAPANESE MADE VIN BEGINS WITH J, IF YOU HAVE A MEXICAN MADE (VIN BEGINS WITH A 2) MODEL IT USES PEAR-13-3A0 IT IS A DIFFERENT FILTER
  • EASILY PAYS FOR ITSELF, Gain 1.5 to 2 MPG Over A Dirty Filter, SAVING YOU MONEY AT THE GAS PUMP
  • MADE WITH THE HIGHEST QUALITY MATERIALS, THIS FILTER EXCEEDS OEM STANDARDS
Cleenaire EAF11712 Premium High Capacity Engine Air Filter for Skyactive Mazda 3, 6, CX-5, replaces PE07-13-3A0A: image
90%
customers recommend this product
4.5/ 5
Value for money4.9
Easy to install4.7
Top Pick
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ACDelco GM Original Equipment A3181C Air Filter

1,740 ratings | 20 offers | 1,740 Reviews
Price: $16.54$45.01
Why we chose it
  • Supplies the cleanest possible air with the least airflow restriction to the engine for enhanced performance
  • Excellent filter capacity, efficiency, and flow management for superior performance
  • Equipped with tight seals to keep unfiltered air from entering the combustion chamber
  • Enhances the performance and efficiency of the engine to extend its life
ACDelco GM Original Equipment A3181C Air Filter: image
96%
customers recommend this product
4.8/ 5
Mileage4.9
Easy to install4.9
Value for money4.8
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Purolator A35432 PurolatorONE Advanced Air Filter , White

157 ratings | 1 offers | 157 Reviews
Price starts from: $8.59
Why we chose it
  • Purolator air filters use specially treated paper to maximize air flow while trapping harmful dirt
  • Gaskets provide a tight seal to ensure that only filtered air reaches the engine
  • Provides high volumes of clean air for efficient operation and reduced engine wear
Purolator A35432 PurolatorONE Advanced Air Filter , White: image
94%
customers recommend this product
4.7/ 5
Value for money4.6
Sturdiness4.5
Easy to install4.4
5
Why we chose it
  • COMPATIBLE with Chevrolet Equinox 2.4L 2010-2017, Equinox 3.6L 2013-2017, Equinox 3.0L 2010-2012 GMC Terrain 2.4L 2010-2017, Terrain 3.6L 2013-2017, Terrain 3.0L 2010-2012
  • AVOID INCREASED ENGINE WEAR caused by dirty air intake filters that may allow damaging particles to get into the engine.
  • IMPROVE PERFORMANCE by changing your vehicle’s air filter at least every 12,000 miles (or as recommended in your car owner’s manual) to ensure your vehicle’s engine has the clean and efficient air flow it needs for fast acceleration and power.
  • REPLACES ACDELCO A3138C, A3238C, FRAM CA10465, GM 23335811, 25899727, PUROLATOR A36131, WIX 49727
  • FACTORY FIT FOR EASY INSTALLATION.
ECOGARD XA6131 Premium Engine Air Filter Fits Chevrolet Equinox 2.4L 2010-2017, Equinox 3.6L 2013-2017, Equinox 3.0L 2010-2012 | GMC Terrain 2.4L 2010-2017, Terrain 3.6L 2013-2017: image
96%
customers recommend this product
4.8/ 5
Value for money4.9
Easy to install4.8
Mileage4.8
6

Mann Filter C 43 102 Air Filter

430 ratings | 15 offers | 430 Reviews
Price: $10.97$21.94
Why we chose it
  • Optimum dirt separation efficiency
  • Reduces intake noise
  • Fit type: Vehicle Specific
  • Specially embossed paper for good pleat stability
  • Filters harmful particles such as dust, pollen, sand, soot or even drops of water out of the intake air
Mann Filter C 43 102 Air Filter: image
96%
customers recommend this product
4.8/ 5
Mileage4.8
Easy to install4.8
Value for money4.8
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EPAuto GP013 (CA10013) Extra Guard Rigid Panel Engine Air Filter

2,878 ratings | 1 offers | 2,878 Reviews
Price starts from: $9.97
Why we chose it
  • Helps extend performance. protect against dirt
  • Compatible with Select Models: ACURA: MDX (2007-2009). HONDA: Odyssey (2005-2010),Pilot (2009-2015)
  • Improve mileage, Recommended replacement every 12,000 miles
  • Replacement fro FRAM CA10013, Genuine part # 17220-RD5-A00, 17220-RGL-A00, 17220-RGL-A10, 17220-RGW-A00, 17220-RN0-A00, 17220-RYE-A00, 17220-RYE-A01
EPAuto GP013 (CA10013) Extra Guard Rigid Panel Engine Air Filter: image
94%
customers recommend this product
4.7/ 5
Sturdiness4.9
Easy to install4.8
Value for money4.8
Mileage4.7
8
Why we chose it
  • Fit Type: Vehicle Specific
  • Traps double the dirt and improves air flow throughout the vehicle
  • Prevent decreased acceleration and horsepower of your vehicle’s engine
  • Advanced filter media proven to provide 2X the engine protection
FRAM Extra Guard Air Filter, CA10755 for Select Dodge, Jeep, Lexus and Toyota Vehicles: image
96%
customers recommend this product
4.8/ 5
Easy to install4.7
Value for money4.6
Mileage4.6
9
Why we chose it
  • ENGINEERED POWER: State-of-the-art filtration media provides up to 50% more airflow than disposable paper filters to increase power and acceleration. Clogged or dirty air filters can reduce your vehicle s acceleration by up to 10%.
  • ECO-FRIENDLY: Using a washable, reusable product helps reduce replacement waste. A K&N filter will last longer than 10 disposable filters.
  • ULTIMATE LONGEVITY: 10-Year/Million Mile Limited Warranty protects for the life of your vehicle.
  • EASY INSTALLATION: Pre-oiled and ready to drop into your factory air box. One of the easiest and most cost-effective upgrades for your vehicle for quick performance gains.
  • SAVES MONEY: K&N high-flow replacement air filters will save you $250 over 10 years by avoiding disposable filters.
K&N Engine Air Filter: High Performance, Premium, Washable, Replacement Filter: Compatible with 2014-2019 Toyota Truck and SUV V6/V8 (Tundra, Tacoma, Sequoia),33-5017: image
96%
customers recommend this product
4.8/ 5
Easy to install4.8
Value for money4.5
Mileage4.5
10
Why we chose it
  • Improve fuel millage, Recommended replacement every 12,000 miles
  • Replacement for FRAM CA10741, Toyota Genuine part# 17801-37020, 17801-37021
  • Suggest Replace with Cabin Air Filter CP285 (CF10285)
  • Compatible Auto List: Ford: Lexus: CT200h (2011-2017),NX300h (2015-2021) Toyota: Prius (2010-2015),Prius Plug-In (2012-2015),Prius V (2012-2017),RAV4 Hybrid (2016-2018)
  • Helps extend performance. Protect against dirt.
EPAuto GP741 (CA10741) Replacement for Lexus / Toyota Extra Guard Rigid Panel Engine Air Filter for CT200h (2011-2017),NX300h (2015-2021),Prius (2010-2016),RAV4 Hybrid (2016-2018): image
96%
customers recommend this product
4.8/ 5
Easy to install4.8
Value for money4.7
Mileage4.6
Top Pick
ACDelco GM Original Equipment A3181C Air Filter
An ACDelco Professional, premium aftermarket Engine Air Filter is the high quality replacement ideal for many vehicles on the road today. It traps airborne particles before they enter the engine and supplies the cleanest possible air with the least airflow restriction to the engine. It enhances the performance and efficiency of the engine and extends its life. The engine air filter is equipped with a tight seal to keep unfiltered air from entering the combustion chamber. This premium aftermarket replacement engine air filter is manufactured to meet your expectations for fit, form, and function. ? WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm.
Ranking the Brands
K&N: 20.00%
Cleenaire: 10.00%
ACDelco: 10.00%
Purolator: 10.00%
ECOGARD: 10.00%
Mann Filter: 10.00%
EPAuto: 20.00%
Fram: 10.00%

Comparison Table

Сomparison: K&N Engine Air Filter: High Performance, Washable, Replacement Filter: Compatible with 1981-2019 Nissan/Infiniti/Renault (Maxima, Murano, Pathfinder, Altima, Elgrand, Quest, X-Trail, QX60) 33-2031-2: imageСomparison: Cleenaire EAF11712 Premium High Capacity Engine Air Filter for Skyactive Mazda 3, 6, CX-5, replaces PE07-13-3A0A: imageСomparison: ACDelco GM Original Equipment A3181C Air Filter: imageСomparison: Purolator A35432 PurolatorONE Advanced Air Filter , White: imageСomparison: ECOGARD XA6131 Premium Engine Air Filter Fits Chevrolet Equinox 2.4L 2010-2017, Equinox 3.6L 2013-2017, Equinox 3.0L 2010-2012 | GMC Terrain 2.4L 2010-2017, Terrain 3.6L 2013-2017: imageСomparison: Mann Filter C 43 102 Air Filter: imageСomparison: EPAuto GP013 (CA10013) Extra Guard Rigid Panel Engine Air Filter: imageСomparison: FRAM Extra Guard Air Filter, CA10755 for Select Dodge, Jeep, Lexus and Toyota Vehicles: imageСomparison: K&N Engine Air Filter: High Performance, Premium, Washable, Replacement Filter: Compatible with 2014-2019 Toyota Truck and SUV V6/V8 (Tundra, Tacoma, Sequoia),33-5017: imageСomparison: EPAuto GP741 (CA10741) Replacement for Lexus / Toyota Extra Guard Rigid Panel Engine Air Filter for CT200h (2011-2017),NX300h (2015-2021),Prius (2010-2016),RAV4 Hybrid (2016-2018): image
K&N Engine Air Filter: High Performance, Washable, Replacement Filter: Compatible with 1981-2019 Nissan/Infiniti/Renault (Maxima, Murano, Pathfinder, Altima, Elgrand, Quest, X-Trail, QX60) 33-2031-2Cleenaire EAF11712 Premium High Capacity Engine Air Filter for Skyactive Mazda 3, 6, CX-5, replaces PE07-13-3A0AACDelco GM Original Equipment A3181C Air FilterPurolator A35432 PurolatorONE Advanced Air Filter , WhiteECOGARD XA6131 Premium Engine Air Filter Fits Chevrolet Equinox 2.4L 2010-2017, Equinox 3.6L 2013-2017, Equinox 3.0L 2010-2012 | GMC Terrain 2.4L 2010-2017, Terrain 3.6L 2013-2017Mann Filter C 43 102 Air FilterEPAuto GP013 (CA10013) Extra Guard Rigid Panel Engine Air FilterFRAM Extra Guard Air Filter, CA10755 for Select Dodge, Jeep, Lexus and Toyota VehiclesK&N Engine Air Filter: High Performance, Premium, Washable, Replacement Filter: Compatible with 2014-2019 Toyota Truck and SUV V6/V8 (Tundra, Tacoma, Sequoia),33-5017EPAuto GP741 (CA10741) Replacement for Lexus / Toyota Extra Guard Rigid Panel Engine Air Filter for CT200h (2011-2017),NX300h (2015-2021),Prius (2010-2016),RAV4 Hybrid (2016-2018)
Product GradeReplacement PartReplacement PartReplacement PartPerformance PartPerformance PartReplacement PartPerformance PartReplacement PartReplacement Part
BrandK&NCleenaireACDelcoPurolatorECOGARDMann FilterEPAutoFramK&NEPAuto
Fit TypeVehicle Specific FitVehicle Specific FitVehicle Specific FitVehicle Specific FitVehicle Specific FitVehicle Specific FitVehicle Specific FitVehicle Specific FitVehicle Specific Fit
MaterialAlloy SteelRubberPaperPaperPaper
ManufacturerK&N EngineeringCleenaireACDelcoPurolatorEcogardMann FilterEPAutoFRAMK&N EngineeringEPAuto
Item Weight1 pounds12.8 ounces1.42 pounds1.76 ounces12.8 ounces9.8 ounces12.3 ounces7 ounces1.94 pounds6.4 ounces
Product Dimensions13.5 x 7.75 x 1.75 inches12.44 x 10.19 x 2.62 inches14.75 x 8 x 2.25 inches11.3 x 11.3 x 2.7 inches13.98 x 10.43 x 2.28 inches0.79 x 0.39 x 1.18 inches12.24 x 1.73 x 14.02 inches
Country of OriginUSAUSAMexicoChinaUSAUSA
Is Discontinued By ManufacturerNoNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNo
ExteriorOtherMachinedMachinedMachinedOther
Item Dimensions LxWxH12.44 x 10.19 x 2.62 inches14.75 x 8 x 2.25 inches11.3 x 11.3 x 2.7 inches13.98 x 10.43 x 2.28 inches0.79 x 0.39 x 1.18 inches12.24 x 1.73 x 14.02 inches

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