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Old 02-11-2013, 03:17 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by HoneyBadger View Post
When was the last time you cleaned the inside of your windows? Dust tends to hold a lot of moisture creating the fog build up quicker than with clean windows.
Um, while I appreciate your taking the time to reply....

Originally Posted by silenthill View Post
I'm convinced it's something to do with the automatic climate control. My car does this from time to time, too. The a/c is shutting off for some reason. There's a thread on here about humid air bursts from the a/'s the same problem.
Yeah, I searched a bit before I posted here and noticed the 'humid smell' questions too. I also suspect it has something to do with emissions. It would make some oddball 'greenwash' sense to have the compressor kick-off at idle to conserve fuel, but at the expense of safety? It's pretty stupid if you ask me....
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