[DML] Re: Nasty smell still.
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[DML] Re: Nasty smell still.



Hi, I'm assuming that you've spent some time crawling around the car 
trying to localize the odour?  

If the odour is coming from the interior of the car itself you could:

- re shampoo the interior, but add some Febreeze and vinegar* to your 
solution, and/or spray the entire carpeting with several mistings of 
Febreeze (you want to find the sweet spot between soaked and soggy).  

-go to a used car dealer and ask for a "cherry bomb".  I think this 
is what they use to get the smell out of used cars, especially 
cigarette and cigar smoke.


Wasn't there a similar posting recently about someone who sprayed a 
can of Lysol trough their outside inlet (fans on high, doors open) in 
order to remove the smell of mould?  Maybe this could help.

Good luck, and let us know what eventually works for you!


*I know vinegar does a great job of neutralizing cat urine, not so 
sure about mice pee!


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "cupsdmc" <cupsdmc@...> wrote:
>
> Well, I have had my Delorean for almost 2 years now and I just 
can't 
> get a pungent smell from it.  I have shampooed the carpet several 
> times. Replaced the carpet in the storage compartment.  Installed a 
> brand new headliner.  The guy that I bought it from had mice in it 
from 
> storage.  That is what the smell is (mice urine).  I have used 
several 
> different types of deodorizors and still the smell is there.  
> 
> Where does the fresh air for the ac and vents come from? Any other 
> suggestions? This smell is the only thing stopping me from really 
> enjoying my Delorean. 
> 
> Thanks for any suggestions.
>




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