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My 08 saturn vue has an odd chemical smell and film on the windshield. Had a shop visually inspect for foreign matter in heater box, and used a boroscope to inspect ducts, nothing found. R&I the blower moter, nothing. Pressure tested the cooling system both at cold and operating temps, holds pressure. tested the a/c system charge, good. used freon sniffer to detect leaks, none found. Replaced the cabin air filter. Any suggestions as to what might be this problem?

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There was a problem some years ago with sunlight liberating fumes from the plastic on the dash of certain cars and causing a film to form on the inside of the windshield. It could be what you are experiencing

Posted on Jan 16, 2013

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SOURCE: saturn vue 2002 aed v6 not passing inspection test

sounds like a dirty mass air flow sensor.if you have in deed replaced it i would check the voltage going to the sensor.perhaps its a faulty connection between the power controle module and the sensor socket.if that dosent work i have a few more tricks to try get back to me and i will help further. poppinwheelies@sbcglobal.net

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SOURCE: 2002 Saturn not cooling

well you cant just put refrigerant into a system. 1st you had a broken line . so the compressor probally pumped all its oil out and you lost the gas. 2 after such an incident you have to have the system evacuated to remove all the air out of the lines and system. if there is any air or moisture in there it will not run right due to freezing and without oil in there you will destry your pump . i suggest that you take it to a garage and get it evacuated be fore you proceed. then you can refill it. also on your vechile it should tell you how much goes in there like 1lb 6oz and there is an amount written on the can so go by that. putting more in there will do more harm then good and cause alot of headaches and sweating. good luck have a good day

Posted on May 06, 2009

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SOURCE: 2004 SATURN VUE HAS PROBLEM BLOWING COLD AIR WHEN

did you check if the cooling fans are working? this is very important, because they lower the pressure of the freon before passing throughout the expansion valve and getting into the evaporator,more pressure means highter temperature, , of course when you are driving the air flow throughout out the condenser lowering the freon temperature in the condenser and lowering the freon pressure at the high side, tha's way the temperature inside the car is lower ... you can have a similar problem if the condenser is partially plugged..hope this was very helpful...

Posted on Aug 05, 2009

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SOURCE: 2004 Saturn VUE A/C weak at low rpm

this is your...man what was that called...it is next to your fire wall..it regulates the high and low side.. any way it is costly and it is a ***** to get to. sorry may have to rev the engine for a while..

Orifice Tube that is what it is called.. man thought i would never forget that.

Posted on Sep 27, 2009

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SOURCE: 2000 satin sl1 heater blows cold air, had the

my 2000 saturn sl blows cold air with the heater on. I changed the thermostat,and checked out my heater core.Still blows cold air.

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