[DML] Re: Is dry ice under car harmful
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[DML] Re: Is dry ice under car harmful



Dry ice under the car should not be harmful to anything, it's just solid carbon dioxide.  But don't let it get too close to your coolant system pipes/hoses, you don't want that to freeze up on you.

Also make sure when done you take a fan of some kind and circulate fresh air around and in the car.  The CO2 will settle in the lower portions of the car, including the air intakes/pontoons.

Bernie


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Faded N Jaded <fadednjaded@...> wrote:
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> Dear fellow De Lorean owners:
>  
> I have agreed to display my car at a fund raiser for a school using the theme "Back To The Future" and they would like to use dry ice under the car to I presume simulate clouds.
>  
> I plan to open and keep the doors up and I am wondering if the fumes or vapor from the ice can cause any damage to the car? I imagine that some of the vapors will comes into contact with the car's underbody, brake and clutch line rubber hoses, stainless steel side panels, plastic of the bumpers and possibly even the upholstery of the open doors to name a few,
>  
> My guess is it won't be a problme but I may be overlooking something and I would appreciate any opion on this.
>  
> Many thanks in advance.
>  
> Faded   
> 
> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
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