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Smell in air vints and smoke
1991 Ford Explorer

Smell in air vints and smoke

(1991 Ford Explorer)
for some reason i started smelling like coolant or some other smell in my car then the other day i had smoke or steam and this smell comming out of my air vents what could this be
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on May 06, 2009
This is likely from a leaking heater core. Make sure the coolant level is OK if you continue to drive the car, but you should get it fixed soon.
https://repairpal.com/heater-core
https://repairpal.com/estimator/heater-control-valve-replacement-cost
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on May 06, 2009
hey thanks Bret Bodas thats what I thought it might be this site is great now should i replace both the core and the control valve or just the core
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on May 06, 2009
This is likely from a leaking heater core. Make sure the coolant level is OK if you continue to drive the car, but you should get it fixed soon.
https://repairpal.com/heater-core
https://repairpal.com/estimator/heater-control-valve-replacement-cost
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on May 06, 2009
hey thanks Bret Bodas thats what I thought it might be this site is great now should i replace both the core and the control valve or just the core
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your heater core has a leak in it and needs replaced.
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