Air Conditioning:Odor/Smell
C CUSTOME STATES THER EIS A COOLANT SMELL COMING FROM THE A/C VENTS
MOST NOTICEABLE WHEN IN SPORT MODE * PERFORM COOLING SYSTEM PRESSURE TEST AND TEST FOR LEAKS
FOUND NO LEAKS PRESENT AT THIS TIME, SMELL COULD BE COMING FROM THE
OVERFLOW PIPE ON THE BACK OF THE RESERVOIR. VEHICLE OPERATING AS designed
CUSTOMER STATES AIR CONDITION HAS A MOLD SMELL. * The vehicles HVAC system or the customers concerns of a mold smell emanating from the air conditioning system. No abnormal odors were observed emanating from the vehicle during initial entry Some odors were observed from personal effects that were stored within the cabin of the vehicle. The vehicle?s HVAC system was function tested. Heating/Cooling, mode controls, and blower controls functioned normally during testing. A/С system pressures were normal and no leaks were identified from the HvAC system. The cabin filter was observed to be clean and there were no signs of contaminants within the evaporator/heater core box or HVAC registers. FTS was unable to duplicate the customers reported concerns of a mold emanating from the vehicle when the A/С is turned on. No repairs or adjustments are recommended at this time
WHEN USING THE RECIRC BUTTON WHEN A/C IS ON THERE IS A SOUR SMELL COMING FROM VENTS THAT LASTS A FEW MINUTES AFTER COLD START * VERIFY CONCERN AND NEEDS A/C DEODORIZED AND PERFORM BG DEODORIZE FOR A/C
CUSTOMER STATES MOLDY SMELL WHEN RUNNING A/С. * Not stated.
AC SMELL EVAP SERVICE THE CAR HAS SMELLED SINCE HE BOUGHT IT. * CALLED HIS SALESMAN SEVERAL TIMES WITH NO RETURN
CALLS
M6 M6-POLLEN AND DUST FILTER (NON-CHARCOAL)
REPLACE.
9536IMEPS
1 205-835-01-47 FINE PARTICLE FILTER
PARTS: 0.00 LABOR: 0.00 OTHER: 0.00 TOTAL LINE A:
12803 AC COMBI FILTER DIRTY REPLACED ACL COMBINATION FILTER
Concern: Bad odor when starting a/c
Correction: Filter - Cabin (Remove & Replace) Price * Parts Replaced or Added
Part Quantity Unit Price Price Adjustment Subtotal
Carbon Filter - Model
X(1039042-00-B)
WHEN YOU FIRST TURN ON THE A/C THERE A SOUR SMELL COMING FROM THE A/C VENTS. * 0
WHEN AC GOES ON HE CAN SMELL MILDEW, CUSTOMER STATES HE CANT FIND ISSUE, PLEASE CHECK AND ADVISE * CABIN FILTER DIRTY CAUSING THE MILDEW ODOR.
REPLACED BOTH CABIN AND ENGINE FILTER AND PERFORMED EVAP CORE CLEANER SERVICE.
When using a A/C there is an ODOR. * could not smell anything unusual at this time while having AC system on, even on both settings fresh and recirc, could not duplicate customers at this time, only thing i can smell is the air freshner in vehicle
CUSTOMER STATES STRONG CHEMICAL SMELL WHILE AC IS NOT IN RECYLCLE. CHECK AND ADVISE * ТÐ? Case: ТÐ?212660054. Per customer satisfaction, FTS and technician inspected vehicle interior and exterior to confirm A/С system is sealed and operating normally. FTS, ASM, and Technician could not confirm an A/С abnormal odor present when using A/С or Heat. Only odor present was the smell of cleaning chemicals. Inspected drain tube operation while A/С was on and confirmed there
was no leaks present inside the cabin and drain tube routing was correct. Pulled back carpet and inspected jute material on driver and passenger side of vehicle to confirm no water intrusion or organic
growth was present. No water present or organic growth in interior. Note: Customer has air fresheners placed in center vents and when switching to heat, the hot air heats the air freshener changing the
smell within the vehicle. FTS removed the air fresheners and retested A/С to heat transfer and smell was not present. Road tested customer vehicle approximately 8 miles through city and
highway speeds, traveling on uneven road surfaces and did not duplicate a rattle noise from the center dash area. During road test, no abnormal odor was present from A/С or Heat system. Only odor present in vehicle currently is cleaning chemical odors.
when the AC is on fresh air, outside air the AC has a bad smell to it * verified for concern. removed cabin air filter to verify for any debris and smell of filter. filter was ok at this time. added frigi fresh to cabin filter. verified for afterblow within GDS2, found off. per doc ID 2892370 enabled afterblow. once the conditions have been met, the blower motor will be off for 7-11 minutes, this may happen up to 5 times. vehicle is performing as GM intended at this time
ODD SMELL FROM AC * DIAG CUSTOMER STATES, SMELL A/C CLEANING RECOMMENDED.
THE AC HAS A VERY BAD SMELL S140 INTERIOR TRIM * 490 THERE IS NO BAD SMELL FROM HVAC. AFTERGLOW IS TURNED ON.
CUSTOMER STATES VERY BAD SMELL FROM VENTS WHEN FIRST STARTS UP ON-BOARD POWER SUPPLY * Story: VERIFIED CUSTOMERS COMPLAINT STALE ODOR COMING FROM THE AIR CONDITIONING. OXIDATION PRODUCTS OF THE CAVITY PRESERVATION ENTERING INTERIOR COMPARTMENT VIA AIR CONDITIONING. DIAG.
LED TO PERFORMING LI 83.30-P-059119. R&l BOTH FRONT A-PILLAR PANELINGS. R&l BOTH FRONT DOOR SILL MOLDINGS. R&l R/F GLOVE
BOX. REMOVED R/F SAM. PERFORMED ALL NECESSARY INSTALLATIONS OF SEALS. REPLACED DUST AND HEAT/VENTILATION FILTER. PERFORMED CONTRACEPT CLEANING. PERFORM ULTRASONIC ATOMIZER CLEANING. REINSTALLED ALL PARTS. FUNCTION TEST, OK. ODOR GONE. NO FURTHER PROBLEMS AT THIS TIME.
STRONG SOUR ODOR FROM VENTS AT START UP AFTER VEH HAS BEEN SITTING SEVERAL HOURS UP TO 1 DAY OR SO, NOT NOTICED SO MUCH IF VEH SITS FOR SEVERAL DAYS, NOTICE WITH OR WITHOUT RECIRC MODE ON, ONLY NOTICED WITH AC ON-SMELLS LIKE DIRTY SOCKS * AC ODOR Installed FP 68 :FILTER - ODOUR AND PARTICLES Installed YN 29 :DEODORIZER - AIR CONDITIONER Installed DGlZ 19850 B :EVAPORATOR ASY Installed YN 19 :REFRIGERANT - R-134A
Installed W714878 S439 :BOLT
Installed 6E5Z 19B596 A :KIT
PERFORMED FORD ODOR TREATMENT RAN ON HI HEAT TO DRY EVAPORATOR BOX REMOVED GLOVE BOX CABIN AIR FILTER BLOWER MOTOR AND BLOWER RESISTOR FOR AXES APPLIED CHEMICAL TO EVAPORATOR REASSEMBLED RAN ON HI HEAT T
0 SET CHEMICAL AND INSTALLED NEW CABIN AIR FILTER AFTER ODOR TREATMENT STILL HAD SMELL IN CAR. REPLACE EVAPORATOR AND CASE TOP FLUID VERIFY ODOR NOW GONE RELEASE CAR BACK TO CUSTOMER AT THIS TIME
CUSTOMER STATES SMELL FROM VENTS WHEN A/С OR VENTS ON * Story: 1439 INSPECT WHEN FINISH LINE РRECHECK LINE С PERFORM EVAPORATION CLEANING BQ 1830002
PUNGENT SMELL FROM A/C VENT. SMELLS LIKE DIRTY SOCKS OR URINE. WHEN STARTING VEHICLE, LASTS FOR ABOUT 30 SECONDS. MOST PROMINENT FIRST START IN AM, OR SITTING FOR A PERIOD OF TIME * 0
CUSTOMER STATES THERE IS A FOUL ODOR COMING FROM THE VENTS. * Story: 38672 LI DOC VERIFIED COMPLAINT. PERFORMED LI00.00-P-066036. PT2 IS NOW REQUIRED TO BE PERFORMED. REMOVED A PILLARS, Ð PILLARS, REMOVED FRONT SEATS, REAR SEATS, FRONT CARPETS, PARTIALLY REMOVED REAR CARPET, FRONT SEAT BELTS, SIDE STEPS, ALL MODULES ATTACHED TO BODY BEHIND INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, REAR TRUNK SIDE PANELS, REAR TRUNK BOTTOM PANELS. SEALED IN ALL BODY OPENING AS PER LI DOC W/ PROPER SEALANT, PLUG, OR PASTE ON PLUG. PERFORMED CLEANING
OF FRONT EVAPORATOR. ALSO X166 PERFORMED CLEANING ON REAR
EVAPORATOR. REPLACED COMBINATION FILTER AND FINE PARTICLE FILTER. REASSEMBLED VEHICLE. CONNECT BATTERY CHARGER. CONNECT SDS. CLEARED ALL FAULTS. ALL OK
D AC/Heating Concern [CS there is a moldy smell when turning heat on. Happens when precipitation is present] * 0