Windows fog up and smells inside CAB also water.

  • 1997 FORD F-150
  • 13,600 MILES

Windows fog up and smells inside cab also water noise under dashboard, looked for leaks inside cab and found none and heater is working fine

Monday, January 7th, 2013 AT 4:26 PM

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If the coolant level in the reservoir is not going down, we can rule out a leaking heater core. In addition, the leaking coolant would drip onto the ground and you would smell a sweet smell. If the smell is musty or moldy, the AC condensate drain is plugged and water is collecting in the drain pan due to a blocked discharge tube. Look under the hood on the passenger side of the firewall for a 4" rubber hose hanging down. Squeeze it to open up the end. If no debris comes out, squeeze the wire ring and pull the tube off, then carefully stick a pencil up the spout to clear it.

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Monday, January 7th, 2013 AT 10:39 PM

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