Odor from HVAC vents on Dodge Intrepid

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.

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Average mileage: 140,754 (35,000–300,000)
12 model years affected: 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, more1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
30 people reported this problem
10 people shared problem details
whenever i put the air on, it smells heavily of something i can only relate to lipstick. not sure what is causing it.
2000 Dodge Intrepid141,000
When I turn the vents on there is a terrible smell.
I have the same issue with the smell. Can somebody give me advise on how to fix this?
2003 Dodge Intrepid190,000
It's not fixed, but it smells awful every time I put on AC, with or without fresh air coming in
ac smells funny some times.it just started, after sitting in garg for 2yrs.the car has low mil/it was a rental.brand new w/3000mil/in2006when it was given 2 me.<birthday present>
2000 Dodge Intrepid100,000
One say all was fine the next day my car started smelling like malt vinegar and the smell will not go away.
continuing, now I know what to do
2002 Dodge Intrepid95,000
Whenever the air system is on either cold or hot I get the smell of plastic or what my kids say smells like band aids. It's not a real bad musty smell but it is noticeable and has been around for the last year or so.
2001 Dodge Intrepid101,000
I am having the same issues... everytime i open the door its smells as if the carpet or seat was wet and it just sat there... i cant stand it... even when getn the interior shampood and cleaned...after a couple of days... the scent was still there!!
2004 Dodge Intrepid100,000

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