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Burning, faint smoke from AC vents (archive)

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Posted by Thaumaturge11 on April 15, 2002 at 09:22:06:

Turned on the Max AC yesterday in my '98 iL and immediately filled the car with nasty smoke smell (reminds me of fried resistor). There was also faint white smoke coming from vents. I shut the HVAC down quick.

Since the Max AC puts the system on recirc, the stink was inside the vents.

Thoughts before I go to the stealer?

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