Affordable Performance Upgrades for the 2000, 2001 and 2002 Pontiac Firebird

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Pontiac Firebird
Pontiac Firebird

The Pontiac Firebird is an affordable compact car that debuted in 1967. With impressive performance and style, the sporty Firebird quickly became popular among drivers who were looking for speed. The Pontiac Firebird was equipped with an abundance of cargo space for a sport coupe and trailed a reputation for reliability and comfort.

Get better performance out of your Pontiac Firebird with K&N products. K&N's replacement air filters, cold air intakes and premium oil filters were designed to provide an overall value of performance and protection.

Air Filter 33-2118 for Pontiac Firebird
Air Filter 33-2118
for Pontiac Firebird

K&N replacement air filters for the Firebird were designed to increase power and acceleration while keeping your engine running clean and smooth. They are custom designed to fit into the factory air box without any cutting of fitting. Their simple drop-in design makes adding performance to your Firebird very easy.

1998-2002 Pontiac Firebird models with a 3.8-liter or 5.7-liter engine use K&N's 33-2118 for a lifetime of excellent filtration. Every automotive air filter for the Firebird sold is backed by a one million mile limited warranty.  The 33-2118 is washable, reusable and will be the last air filter your Pontiac Firebird will ever need.

Air Intake 57-3022-2 for Pontiac Firebird
Air Intake 57-3022-2
for Pontiac Firebird

Air Intake 57-3041 for Pontiac Firebird
Air Intake 57-3041
for Pontiac Firebird

When it comes to horsepower gain, K&N guarantees results after installing one of our performance air intake systems. We replace the entire restrictive factory air filter and intake housing with K&N's high flow air filter and custom intake tube, designed to smooth and straighten air flow to your engine. This combination results in more power, guaranteed.

1998 to 2002 Pontiac Firebird models with the 5.7-liter engine find power and protection with K&N's 57-3022-2 air intake system. The 57-3022-2 uses a non-metallic intake tube attached to a washable, reusable, oval air filter that has a carbon fiber top. K&N testing revealed a gain of 14.74 horsepower at 5300 RPM with this intake kit. The 57-3022-2 is street legal in all 50 states for these vehicles.

Owners of 1999 to 2002 Pontiac Firebird models with 3.8-liter engine find street legal performance benefits from K&N's 57-3041 air intake. The 57-3041 allows your Firebird to inhale a larger amount of air than the factory air filter assembly. Testing has shown this air intake produces a 6.79 horsepower boost at 5066 RPM. The 57-3041, like most K&N performance air intakes, is normally installed in less than 90 minutes with common hand tools.

Oil Filter HP-1007 for Pontiac Firebird
Oil Filter HP-1007
for Pontiac Firebird

K&N premium canister oil filters for the Pontiac Firebird are constructed with thick canister walls that provide extra durability and help protect it from loose rocks and debris. They are designed for the driver who wants the best oil filter available for the Firebird.  K&N oil filters are ideal to use with modern synthetic and semi-synthetic motor oils and they are covered by a limited warranty to be free from defects in materials and workmanship when installed and replaced using engine and equipment manufacturers recommended service intervals.

The HP-1007 performance oil filter offers high oil flow rates and excellent filtering benefits for drivers of 1998 to 2002 Pontiac Firebird models with a 5.7-liter engine.

2000 to 2002 Pontiac Firebird models with a 3.8-liter engine use K&N's HP-1001.  Both oil filters for the Firebird were designed with a one inch nut welded to the top of the canister so that they can easily be wrenched-off.

K&N has manufactured a large variety of performance upgrades for earlier years of the Pontiac Firebird.  To find K&N products for your Firebird or any other vehicle use the K&N part by vehicle search on


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K&N Engineering, Inc., with headquarters in Riverside, California, has been the world's leader in performance filter technology since 1969, serving the needs of the automotive, motorcycle, marine, industrial and military markets. K&N is heavily involved in nearly every form of motorsports from off-road and powersports to drag racing, stock cars and road racing. For more information about K&N Filters, please contact K&N Engineering, Inc., P.O. Box 1329, Riverside, CA 92502-1329, (800) 213-4182 for a dealer near you, (800) 858-3333 for technical service/questions, (951) 826-4001 Fax, e-mail, or visit