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      01-05-2013, 06:33 PM   #1
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E91 Microfilter needs replacing-quick Q

As above,my reminder that the microfilter needs replacing,has just popped up.
I'm not going to pay a stealer for a 10 minute job,but I will be replacing it with an oem part.
Has anyone changed their own and if so,do I need both of these parts (listed below) or just the microfilter?

Part Number:64 31 9142115 Microfilter/activated carbon container
Part Number:64 31 9142114 Microfilter

The BMW UK E bay site are charging 40.99 and this includes both parts-container and filter-from what I can see-all linked under one part number-ending 115.
BMMiniparts.com have split each part into two-114&115 with prices for each-28.01 and 20.75
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      01-05-2013, 07:27 PM   #2
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As far am I am aware its one or the other -

you can buy the microfilter without the carbon activated bit

for a few quid more buy the microfilter with activated carbon - all it is that its coated with carbon to help get rid of nasty smells

unless its different on other models and there is a container?
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That makes sense as others have mentioned paying extra for the carbon bit.
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      01-06-2013, 03:23 AM   #4
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yes, the carbon one is the better one, just buy that item. (part ending in 5)
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Nice one-sorted!
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