Page 245 of 371 pages for Buick RIVIERA 1996 Owner Manual.
Remn ve the air cleaner assembly as fellows:
1. Remove the air duct clamp and eepamte the duel frnrrn. the air cleaner cover.
2. Remove the air cleaner cover and detach the electrical ennneetem
3. Tilt and pull the cover toward the engine to disengage it from Lin: nesemhiy.
4. Remove the eld ﬁlter and install the new me.
To reinstall tlte air cleaner assembly, slide the base sections inte their former pesitiena. and replace the ﬁlter cover. Reattanh the eteeu-ieai Demeter and air duct, and
tighten the clamp.
Refer It} the Maintenance Schedule to detennine when to mplatne the air ﬁlter.
See "Scheduled Maintenance Services" in the index.
Operating the engine with [he air cleaner nﬂ' can cause yen er others to he burned. The air cleaner not only cleans the air, it stops ﬂames it' the engine backﬁre-s. If it Isn‘t there, and the engine haekﬁres, you onuld be burned. Dnn'l drive with it off, and he eareﬁll wnrl‘tlng en the engine with the air cleaner nﬂ’.
If the air cleaner is on: a heel: ﬁre can cause a damaging engine ﬁre. And, dirt can easilyr get him your engine. which will damage it. Always have the air cleaner in place when ynu’re driving.