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Q: is there an other filter besides oil filter that needs to be changed when changing oil?

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is there an other filter besides oil filter that needs to be changed when changing oil?

My car has 130000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hello there. I always recommend changing the engine air filter every third oil change and the cabin air filter once a year. This insures proper performance from your vehicle and helps your car last longer. If you need further assistance, I recommend you have a certified technician, like one from YourMechanic, replace the air filter, cabin air filter, and do an oil change to make sure your vehicle is running smooth and strong.

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