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    Oily air vent

    Can anyone tell me why my vent oily? It is the only one like that.




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    Wonder if it is refrigerant or compressor oil?...

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    That’s what my search said but in only one? It has no odor


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    Was the dash cleaned recently with any type of detailing spray that may have gotten a good shot into that open vent?

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    It was not


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    Is your car brand new, or used? Pop the dashboard bezel off and have a looksee. The vents will come off with it so you will be able to solve the mystery

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    Used. 2016 SP 56,000 miles. I’ll give that a go


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    My shot gun guess would be a small evap leak.


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