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Dodge Nitro R/T Cleaner/Disinfectant Issued to Address Musty Odor in AC System

Dodge Nitro R/T Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2007, 2008

Average Mileage: 65,375 mi (45,000 mi - 100,000 mi)


Some vehicles may develop a musty odor coming from the HVAC system, Dodge has issued a cleaner/disinfectant and a coating for the evaporator designed to inhibit bacterial growth.

  • Visitor, , 45,000 mi

    ac smells musty dodge dealer said spray febreeze in it even after i told them it was growing mold spores. i said febreeze kills mold? they just looked at me. also have problem with gas overflowing dealer said they couldnt do that. i asked if they did not do service bulletins and recalls. tesr dodge dealers suck. they cant check anything or help fond the problem if it is extended warranty or a service bulletin or recall. useless

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  • Visitor, , 47,000 mi

    Bought used earlier this year and within the first month started smelling like mold.

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  • Visitor, , 69,500 mi

    Bad odor coming from the unit, when the fan is turned on at first it was the air conditioner now there must be mold growing in there, I was told to put the heat on I tried it it is still there.

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