> > Hey guys, I'm getting smoke and all kinds of smells from the
> > I've replaced the A/C dash unit (the buttons) thinking that
> my old one
> > was the problems, not sending any response to the unit that
> closes the
> > outside vents, any idea how i can fix this, preferable
> permanent, i
> > don't need air coming from the outside AT ALL, so if someone
> wants to
> > let me know what do i have to do to JBWeld them puppies, I'm
> open to
> > suggestions, or if someone has a fix even better.
> > Thanks in advance.
> Don't know about the Acura specifically, but HVAC systems are
> engineered to mix a certain amount of outside air under all
> conditions. IIRC
> the ratio is around 15 to 30% fresh air for buildings, while
> auto A/C
> systems may go as low as 5%. There is a real risk of
> asphyxiation if there
> is no fresh air added, even with just one human in a sealed
> But how about - some vent hoods over ranges don't vent to the
> outside, but
> recirculate room air through flat activated charcoal filters.
> Maybe you can
> find a way to plumb one of those into the outside air intake.
> For the
> location and "what a dumb idea" responses I'll defer to the
> people familiar
> with your... what model/year is that?
my bad ... i forgot to put my car make and model .... sorry guys it
was late when i posted ... iíve got a 1990 Acura Integra GS
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