The Ford Transit cargo van has been in production since 1965 and was originally sold throughout Western Europe and Australia. A production plant for the fifth generation full-size rear wheel drive Ford Transit has now been established in the United States for distribution within North America as a replacement for the Ford Econoline Series. However, the mid-size front wheel drive Ford Transit Custom cargo van, and the mid-size Tourneo Custom passenger van is still only available in markets outside of North America. Additionally, Ford of Europe offers several different engine options including the 2.2-litre Duratorq TDCi L4 diesel engine. This same engine was carried over from the fourth generation Ford Transit, and as a result the K&N washable lifetime air filter 33-3026 will fit 2011, and 2012 Fort Transit / Tourneo models as well as the newer 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Ford Transit, Transit Custom, and Tourneo Custom models.
Owners of 2011, and 2012 Fort Transit / Tourneo models as well as the newer 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Ford Transit, Transit Custom, and Tourneo Custom 2.2-Litre diesel models can equip their Duratorq powered van with a replacement diesel air filter from the authority in washable air filters, K&N. This reusable air filter is designed to fit into the stock air filter box of 2011-2016 Ford Transit, Transit Custom, and Tourneo Custom models with a 2.2L diesel engine without any need for modifications. K&N replacement air filters are made with specially woven cotton gauze. Because cotton, by nature, is more breathable than paper, a K&N replacement diesel air filter can flow more air than a typical paper air filter. More air can result in better acceleration and improved throttle response.
Increased airflow with a K&N diesel air filter does not mean that filtration efficiency and engine protection will suffer. K&N air filter designers place filtration efficiency and dirt retention as a priority when developing a diesel air filter. This diesel air filter uses design elements that go above and beyond our standard automotive air filters. K&N knows that turbo diesel engines operate under extreme conditions and require plenty of clean air. This is why K&N used its special tight weave cotton gauze sandwiched between wire mesh to form extra deep 1-1/4” pleats. Four layers of 1-1/4” deep pleated tight-weave cotton filter media allows diesel air filter 33-3026 to outflow the stock air filter, hold a lot of dirt for long service intervals, and offer 99.02% overall filtration efficiency. K&N has made the detailed filtration test results for diesel air filter 33-3026 available as part of our commitment to superior airflow and superior performance.
The special K&N cotton air filter media of K&N replacement diesel air filter, number 33-3026, allows this filter to be a washable and reusable air filter. The ability to wash and reuse a K&N air filter means that it will pay for itself over time. A 2011-2016 Ford Transit, Transit Custom, and Tourneo Custom will certainly be driven a lot, and having a washable air filter can save a lot of money over time. The K&N diesel air filter for 2011, and 2012 Fort Transit / Tourneo models as well as the newer 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Ford Transit, Transit Custom, and Tourneo Custom 2.2L Duratorq diesel models can be washed and made like new using one of the K&N Recharger air filter service kits. Please visit the K&N Air Filter Cleaner & Filter Cleaning Accessories page on KNfilters.com to view available air filter cleaner and oil products.
The K&N replacement diesel air filter for 2011-2016 Ford Transit, Transit Custom, and Tourneo Custom models with a 2.2L diesel is backed by 10-year / Million Mile Limited Warranty (1.6 million kilometres). Replacement air filter 33-3026 is designed to provide increased performance, reusability, and long air filter service intervals without any need for modifications or tuning for the following Ford Transit and Tourneo diesel models:
2016 Ford Transit Custom 2.2L L4 Diesel
K&N diesel air filter 33-3026 is designed as a direct air filter cross reference for the following part numbers:
K&N air filters for Ford Transit and Ford Tourneo Custom models can be found on the Ford Transit Air Filters and Ford Tourneo Custom Air Filters pages. K&N products for other vehicles can be found using the Vehicle Search Tool. To find a K&N dealer near you, use Search for K&N Dealer.