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Living Air Classic Emitting awful Smoke smell

Help! I've had my Living Air Classic since 2003 and it is now emitting an awful smokey smell! It's awful and I'm afraid that its broken. Is it possible that it needs a new part or needs maintenance rather than its broken? If so where in Los Angeles can I take it? Thank you so much!

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Re: Living Air Classic Emitting awful Smoke smell

Hello DWolfS,

1) Are you still looking for a solution?
2) Are you able to trace the odor (e.g. do you see any visible signs of scorching or burning, esp. with the electronics components?
3) Unless you are an electronics technician, you won't be swapping out cooked parts from a circuitboard (and if you were, you wouldn't need my advice......(;^]). If the circuitboard is bad, it's probably more trouble than it's worth to fix.

EcoQuest Int'l, manufacturer of the Living Air, no longer provides repair or refurbishment of the Classic product, but they do offer a trade-in on a newer version. If you can't locate the dealer you purchased it from to assist you, you can likely find a dealer in the LA area (Google or Yahoo keyword search "EcoQuest Dealer, Los Angeles"), or contact EcoQuest directly aT 1-800-989-2299 or; I'm sure they can put you in-touch with a dealer in your area.

The company website is

If I can be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it accordingly.

Thanks in-advance,


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