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Removing Smoke Odor?

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by dtrujillo63, Sep 30, 2009.

  1. Sep 30, 2009 at 9:41 AM
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    dtrujillo63

    dtrujillo63 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So I'm in the process of buying a used car. I found one that I really like, the only issue is that previous owner smoked in it. Is it possible to complete remove the smoke odor? I know the normal stuff will only mask it. Anyone ever dealt with this before?
     
  2. Oct 11, 2009 at 3:14 PM
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    travelingman

    travelingman What would Scooby do?

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    sit a box or two of baking soda in it with the windows up for a few days.
     
  3. Oct 11, 2009 at 3:23 PM
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    Brunes

    Brunes abides.

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    Yeah...They make oder masking stuff...the baking soda thing works pretty well...
    Really only time will fix it tho...
     
  4. Oct 11, 2009 at 3:26 PM
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    jdkeller

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    Did you end up buying it Denny?
     
  5. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:57 PM
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    poff1986

    poff1986 Seasoned Newbie

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    Take it to a detailer company or dealership, they'll usually have something im pretty sure is called an ozone generator? they remove the smell really well, but can kinda leave a hint of chlorine smell...
     
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