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Old 06-23-2005, 23:01   #1 (permalink)
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spike is the one that smells here


On Wed, 22 Jun 2005 17:39:42 -0700, Spike <jma@snowcrest.net> wrote:

>It's a tough call, but I think ya gotta find the source for a couple
>of reasons... First to get rid of it. Second so you know you aren't
>doing damage to something which is gonna lead to a super bill for
>repairs. Good luck. Hopefully it's something simple...
>
>On Wed, 22 Jun 2005 19:27:26 -0400, "Teknical" <teknical@gmail.com>
>wrote:
>
>>
>>"Spike" <jma@snowcrest.net> wrote in message
>>news:sobjb1dh33fnuutfbs64a8tdfm77c8buno@4ax.com...
>>> It would be helpful to know what the smell is... a bit more specific
>>> than "garbage dump".
>>>

>>
>>If you have ever driven by a garbage dump in the summer, it is exactly that
>>smell. Only on the vent setting (AC makes it go away). What is that smell?
>>I dunno, methane and rotting diapers?
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>> There are some sprays, but they're not apt to last long before the
>>> smell returns. Better to try to track down a cause and correct it,
>>> instead of having it keep coming back.
>>>
>>> Things like this are common in places where things like rodents get
>>> into places like air filters, vents etc, and die. But the vehicle
>>> generally has set unused for a while.

>>
>>The car is driven daily, but I live very close to a large river and alot of
>>greenspace, so anything is possible. I guess I'll be ripping the dash apart
>>:S
>>
>>
>>>
>>> Have you ticked anyone off lately? Things like limburger cheeses, or
>>> fish on the engine block can get pretty foul.

>>
>>The engine is clean, and no one has fouled around with the car (It is under
>>video surveillance except when at a mall etc)
>>
>>
>>
>>>
>>> On Wed, 22 Jun 2005 05:07:59 -0400, "Teknical" <teknical@gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>>Any ideas on how to get rid of foul smelling air when using the vent
>>>>setting
>>>>in my 97 taurus? Smells like I'm drawing in air from a garbage dump, but
>>>>when using AC, I don't notice anything nasty smelling. On pure vent, it
>>>>stinks. I've changed the cabin air filter (and change it every year like
>>>>clockwork), but that didn't alter anything.
>>>>
>>>>Are there any sprays etc that I can use in the vent outlets, or should I
>>>>be
>>>>doing something more drastic?
>>>>
>>>
>>> Hey! Spikey Likes IT!
>>> 1965 Ford Mustang fastback 2+2 A Code 289 C4 Trac-Lok
>>> Vintage Burgundy w/Black Standard Interior
>>> Vintage 40 Wheels 16X8"
>>> w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A Radial 225/50ZR16

>>

>
>Hey! Spikey Likes IT!
>1965 Ford Mustang fastback 2+2 A Code 289 C4 Trac-Lok
>Vintage Burgundy w/Black Standard Interior
>Vintage 40 Wheels 16X8"
>w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A Radial 225/50ZR16



hey foctard
even ford has a tsb about vent smell
usually mildew from a/c
there is a spray that goes in intake vent
it kills the mildew
but hey spike if ya knew what you were talking about
you would know

LMFAO
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Old 06-24-2005, 06:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: spike is the one that smells here

gee, it seems the rectal orifice has gotten yet another new screen name, and
server.
<thewa2see@gmail.com> wrote in message
news:a5cmb1hbddvse1fvvhu62f5ltkou08okgl@4ax.com...
>
> On Wed, 22 Jun 2005 17:39:42 -0700, Spike <jma@snowcrest.net> wrote:
>
> >It's a tough call, but I think ya gotta find the source for a couple
> >of reasons... First to get rid of it. Second so you know you aren't
> >doing damage to something which is gonna lead to a super bill for
> >repairs. Good luck. Hopefully it's something simple...
> >
> >On Wed, 22 Jun 2005 19:27:26 -0400, "Teknical" <teknical@gmail.com>
> >wrote:
> >
> >>
> >>"Spike" <jma@snowcrest.net> wrote in message
> >>news:sobjb1dh33fnuutfbs64a8tdfm77c8buno@4ax.com...
> >>> It would be helpful to know what the smell is... a bit more specific
> >>> than "garbage dump".
> >>>
> >>
> >>If you have ever driven by a garbage dump in the summer, it is exactly

that
> >>smell. Only on the vent setting (AC makes it go away). What is that

smell?
> >>I dunno, methane and rotting diapers?
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>> There are some sprays, but they're not apt to last long before the
> >>> smell returns. Better to try to track down a cause and correct it,
> >>> instead of having it keep coming back.
> >>>
> >>> Things like this are common in places where things like rodents get
> >>> into places like air filters, vents etc, and die. But the vehicle
> >>> generally has set unused for a while.
> >>
> >>The car is driven daily, but I live very close to a large river and alot

of
> >>greenspace, so anything is possible. I guess I'll be ripping the dash

apart
> >>:S
> >>
> >>
> >>>
> >>> Have you ticked anyone off lately? Things like limburger cheeses, or
> >>> fish on the engine block can get pretty foul.
> >>
> >>The engine is clean, and no one has fouled around with the car (It is

under
> >>video surveillance except when at a mall etc)
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>>
> >>> On Wed, 22 Jun 2005 05:07:59 -0400, "Teknical" <teknical@gmail.com>
> >>> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>>Any ideas on how to get rid of foul smelling air when using the vent
> >>>>setting
> >>>>in my 97 taurus? Smells like I'm drawing in air from a garbage dump,

but
> >>>>when using AC, I don't notice anything nasty smelling. On pure vent,

it
> >>>>stinks. I've changed the cabin air filter (and change it every year

like
> >>>>clockwork), but that didn't alter anything.
> >>>>
> >>>>Are there any sprays etc that I can use in the vent outlets, or should

I
> >>>>be
> >>>>doing something more drastic?
> >>>>
> >>>
> >>> Hey! Spikey Likes IT!
> >>> 1965 Ford Mustang fastback 2+2 A Code 289 C4 Trac-Lok
> >>> Vintage Burgundy w/Black Standard Interior
> >>> Vintage 40 Wheels 16X8"
> >>> w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A Radial 225/50ZR16
> >>

> >
> >Hey! Spikey Likes IT!
> >1965 Ford Mustang fastback 2+2 A Code 289 C4 Trac-Lok
> >Vintage Burgundy w/Black Standard Interior
> >Vintage 40 Wheels 16X8"
> >w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A Radial 225/50ZR16

>
>
> hey foctard
> even ford has a tsb about vent smell
> usually mildew from a/c
> there is a spray that goes in intake vent
> it kills the mildew
> but hey spike if ya knew what you were talking about
> you would know
>
> LMFAO
> h
> u
> r
> c
> as
> yt
>



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