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      09-06-2009, 01:24 AM   #20
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Originally Posted by mojojosung View Post
a friend of mine who's a bmw SA told me to do this once in a while:

Before you start driving, turn on your car, and turn the heater on all the way at the highest temperature with all the doors and windows closed. Then wait a few minutes and get into the car and turn the AC on. He said the high temperature helps in reducing the mold build-up. It won't completely get rid of the mold, but it helps a lot.

It could be an annoying procedure but you don't have to do it everyday, just once a week or something until the smell is improved. I've done it to my car and I've seen a huge improvement after a couple of weeks of doing it. Give it a try
Had this problem with one on my vehicles - Like he said, crank the heat to get rid of the mold build up.
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