OZLINE AIR FILTERSQuick Links: About - Categories - Products

OZLINE AIR FILTERS

What does an Air Filter do?

Having a properly functioning air filter is your lawn mower's first line of defence against the dirt and debris that is kicked up during the mowing process. When the air filter is in good condition and working properly, it prevents dirt from entering the engine through the carburettor. But if the air filter is worn out, dirt and other debris can make their way into the engine.

Is it ok to run a lawn mower without an air filter?

A lawnmower should never be run without an air filter because your engine will suck in debris and harmful particles along with the air. The amount of air will also be higher and can upset the air-fuel ratio and make your engine run less efficiently.

How often should you change your lawn mower air filter?

Most people will need to change their lawn mower air filter one time per season. However, if you have a very large yard, or often mow your neighbour's lawns, you may have to change it more frequently. The rule of thumb is that your filter should last for 300 hours of operation.

Common signs that your air filter needs to be replaced

Signs may include but are not limited too:
Reduced fuel economy
Misfiring engine
Unusual engine sounds
Air filter appears dirty
Reduced horsepower

How to Replace Your Air Filter:

Replacing a lawn mower's air filter is not difficult and you can do it in your own garage.

  1. Remove the screws or undo the clips that secure the lawn mower's protective shroud (covering) over the air filter.
  2. Remove the air filter. For a paper filter, gently tap it on a flat surface to remove any loose dirt. Examine the filter and hold it up to a bright light source. If the filter's paper element blocks a significant amount of light, then it's time to replace it. For a foam filter, look for telltale brown or yellow staining, which indicates it's time to replace it.
  3. Inspect the pre-filter (if the mower is so equipped). The pre-filter is almost always made of foam, and if it has become stiff, brittle or significantly stained, replace it.
  4. Clean the air filter housing with a dry cloth. Do not use solvents, as they can damage the air filter element. And do not use compressed air, which could force debris down the throat of the lawn mower's carburettor.
  5. Insert the new filter element into the air cleaner assembly.
  6. Reattach the protective shroud, being careful not to pinch or otherwise damage the air filter element in the process. Never force the shroud into place. If it does not reassemble easily, you've probably inserted the new filter element incorrectly.

Order Ozline Air Filters online and pay using Afterpay, ZipMoney, PayPal, and others.

Shop great deals on Ozline Air Filters at All Mower Spares where we have the largest collection online. Get the best deals on Ozline Air Filters through All Mower Spares which is 100% Australian Owned & Operated with quality Ozline products such as Air Filters at great prices and fast shipping for all lawn mower & outdoor power equipment spare parts and accessories both Genuine & Generic. When you need Ozline Air Filters, just go to All Mower Spares.

View as Grid List

10 Items

per page
Set Descending Direction
  1. Briggs & Stratton, John Deere Air filter 796031
    Briggs & Stratton, John Deere Air filter 796031 OZAIR010
    AUD13.20
    Quickview

    IN STOCK, Ready to dispatch/pickup
  2. Honda, Delta, Air Filter 17210-Z1V-003
    Honda, Delta, Air Filter 17210-Z1V-003 OZAIR006
    AUD10.00
    Quickview

    IN STOCK, Ready to dispatch/pickup
  3. Briggs & Stratton, MTD, Craftsman, Air Filter 698369
    Briggs & Stratton, MTD, Craftsman, Air Filter 698369 OZAIR005
    AUD4.85
    Quickview

    IN STOCK, Ready to dispatch/pickup
  4. Victa Long Red Element Fits AFO7282A, AF07282A
    Victa Long Red Element Fits AFO7282A, AF07282A OZAIR003
    AUD3.52
    Quickview

    IN STOCK, Ready to dispatch/pickup
View as Grid List

10 Items

per page
Set Descending Direction