Air cleaner (filter) lid- Won't go back in...


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Air cleaner (filter) lid- Won't go back in...

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So I changed my filter,,, easy as expected,,, the lid was tight coming out but came out but now I cant for the life of me get it to go back in. Way too tight on each side,, I ram, jam, and cram and still wont go,,,, any suggestions ?? thanks rj



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Re: Air cleaner (filter) lid- Won't go back in...

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redjetty wrote:So I changed my filter,,, easy as expected,,, the lid was tight coming out but came out but now I cant for the life of me get it to go back in. Way too tight on each side,, I ram, jam, and cram and still wont go,,,, any suggestions ?? thanks rj
Is it too narrow for the lid to fit on? Did heat warp the box, perhaps?

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