[V8] 92 V8 4.2 fogging inside
v8q at bellsouth.net
Sun Jul 8 21:19:39 EDT 2007
With no refrigerant, your AC system can't remove the humidity via
condensation. You have to use heat.
> Dag Bøsterud wrote:
>> When it rains, my 92 V8 4,2 starts to fog heavily inside. I've checked
>> the recirculation flap; it's okay and in working order.
>> I have the new climate control system. As of this moment there is no
>> refrigrerant in the system.
>> The heater core doesn't seem to be leaking; no coolant seems to be
>> disappearing. Neither have I ever felt the smell of coolant inside the
>> car, and the windows doesn't seem to become greasy and sticky as they
>> would get from a leaking heater... but I'm not saying it isn't leaking.
>> If I'm out driving in the rain, I have to set the climate control to
>> about 25 C (77 F) and all the air up to the windows... then the fog
>> goes away. I will also have to use the rear window demister from time
>> to time.
>> There is no water/moisture on the carpets, headlining, seats and the
>> sunroof is not leaking.
>> Is this normal for such a car, or am I just a bit spoiled from driving
>> a 1983 Ford? ...or is something really wrong?
>> /Dag Bøsterud
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