Re: [DML] Re: Cold air from under the dash on passenger side.
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Re: [DML] Re: Cold air from under the dash on passenger side.

I did not adjust the temperature, but the system was
off and he was driving while I observed the cold air. 
It is coming from behind the box (firewall side), and
as I said when I push the flap in with my finger.

--- dmc_5180 <dmc_5180@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Marc, 
> Does he have heat when the temp control knob is all
> the way hot?
> What about a working heater valve. Could it be stuck
> closed. 
> Or is the cold air just coming from some place it
> shouldn't?
> Usually, it is uncrontrolled heat coming from the
> back of the
>  heater box when the foam becomes detached. Cold air
> would 
> be unusual.
> Dennis
> --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Marc Levy
> <malevy_nj@...> wrote:
> >
> > Fellow DMA member asked me to help them with this
> > problem..  Lots of cold air on the passenger side
> > coming from behind the air box.
> > 
> > At first I thought maybe it was the seal around
> the
> > heater core/freon tubes... but if you stick you
> hand
> > up under the dash and push open the little door
> > (recirculate?) LOTS of cold air comes out.
> > 
> > I have had the airbox out of a few cars, but don't
> > recall the details of the foam insulators and
> such.  
> > 
> > Anyone have photos of the inside of the box they
> can
> > share?  I want to make sure removal of the box is
> > needed to fix this problem.
> > 
> > Thanks.


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