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Old 05-02-2009
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Ruined k&n filter?

My k&n filter is stained with mud. Can I soak it in water or something to clean it out or will that just ruin it?
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go to your local autoparts store, and buy the K&N filter cleaning kit. It'll have the instructions on how to clean it. NIce thing about K&N's is you clean them when they get dirty, you just have to re-oil it which is what the cleaning kit is
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^^x2

Mine was the same way a couple of weeks ago. I just cleaned it with their cleaner, oiled it, and it's good as new.
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If you would be familiar with how to clean a K&N air filter, you'd know you'd run a hose through it with the cleaning solution, let it dry, then spray on the oil. This question would've been answered for you. lol.
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