VIDEO: Air Management Systems: The Heart Of It All -

VIDEO: Air Management Systems: The Heart Of It All

Andrew Markel discusses the path that air takes through the engine, and how a clean filter is essential to the air management system's maximum efficiency.

Andrew Markel discusses the path that air takes through the engine, and how a clean filter is essential to the air management system’s maximum efficiency. Sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.

Video courtesy Underhood Service.

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