If you’ve had to remove the Glove Box and Surrounding Panel on your DB9 as part of some other service event (such as changing your cabin air filters) you eventually need to reinstall it. The process isn’t difficult and will only take about 5 minutes once you see how, but there is a little finesse required to get it put back together just right, and I wanted to share that with you here. Continue reading “Installing the Glove Box and Surrounding Panel on an Aston Martin DB9”
As part of my 2 year/20,000 mile service I was performing on my DB9 it was required to replace the cabin air/pollen filters. I instinctively ordered a set of factory replacement filters, but stumbled across a forum post that suggested that the air filters in our beloved DB9 weren’t bespoke items, and were actually filters designed for a Mazda RX-8 and MPV minivan! Continue reading “A Better Replacement Cabin Air Filter for an Aston Martin DB9”
If you are doing your own 2 year/20,000 mile service on your DB9, one of the required service items is to change your cabin pollen filters. Like anything on a DB9 this isn’t particularly simple, but can be done by just about anyone. The process will take about 5 minutes once you see how.
You will need a pair of replacement filter elements. You can either purchase new filters from Aston Martin, or consider upgrading to aftermarket ATP Activated Carbon Air Filters that will add the benefit of odor removal as well as being better at pollen and dust removal. I have another blog post on just this topic, and it have all the details on both the factory and aftermarket parts, so check it out. Continue reading “Changing the Cabin Air Filters on an Aston Martin DB9”
There may be a few reasons that you need to remove the Glove Box and surrounding dash panels on your DB9, but the most likely is that you are trying to change the Cabin Air Filters as part of a 2 year / 20,000 mile service and this step is necessary to access the filters.
The process is not difficult once you see how it’s done, and I encourage you to watch the short video below to bolster your confidence before you start reefing on panels willy-nilly. I know I wish there was a video when I started on this. Some of my background came from this AMOC post. Continue reading “Removing the Glove Box and Surrounding Panel on an Aston Martin DB9”