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Re: Fogging Windows
At 10:25 PM 11/29/95 -0700, you wrote:
>> This morning, while driving to work, the windows (yes, ALL of the windows)
> in my '88 5KS suddenly fogged up! It seemed to take less than a minute. I
>> had the climate control set to *auto* at 68 degrees and I was driving at
>> about 50mph in snowy conditions. There is no apparent "recirculate" feature
>> in this system, so I don't think it could have been that (or is that somehow
>> done automatically?). I had to open the windows (outside temp: 29 deg)
>> while hunching over to see thru the only clear spot on the windshield ( 2
>> inches high just above the defroster vent). Even after the fog was gone, if
>> I didn't keep a window slightly open or the fog would return.
Classic failure here is the spring connecting the recirc flap (to a
believe) located behind the glove box - it either breaks , or the the
that holds it in place breaks, in my case the pin broke, before I tore into
asked my mechanic, he drilled in a new pin and attached a new spring for under
$30. Didn't even remove anything, has done it so often he can just contort
around underneath to reach it.
If you don't smell anything, look here first.
>> Gary - NYC
>> 88 5KS
>> 93 K1100RS