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Cabin air filter?

Oct 10, 2019
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I have a 2014 P85D, I know there is an air filter under the frunk up by the fireman's loop on the passenger side. But that is for the incoming outside air not for recirculation.

I want to know where the cabin air filter is for the inside air, like when I hit recirculating air for the AC.

I've looked on the epc.tesla parts catalog and I can't find anything in names or pictures of an inside filter. Is there not one on the inside? It seems odd as all other cars have an inside air filter for the recirculation air.

Also looked on the fixyourtesla.com service manual and there is no mention of a inside filter either.
 

No CO2

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Jun 25, 2020
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San Diego, CA
Just my 2 cents....

As a design engineer, I would need a filter for outside air, for bugs, leaves, and debris.
I would not need one for inside air. Inside air may have cigarette smoke and some particles, but not enough to justify the additional cost, parts, design, and needed real estate in the car's interior design.

Brian
 

AMPd

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Nov 27, 2012
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Northern California
Just my 2 cents....

As a design engineer, I would need a filter for outside air, for bugs, leaves, and debris.
I would not need one for inside air. Inside air may have cigarette smoke and some particles, but not enough to justify the additional cost, parts, design, and needed real estate in the car's interior design.

Brian
What about dust?
 

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