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95 Nissan 4x4 Pickup, Interior Icing
Q: I'm the owner of a '95 Nissan 4x4 pickup. Moisture builds up on the inside of the window year ground. In the spring, summer and fall, I must run the A/C at all times to prevent the windows from fogging. In the winter, I actually have to scrape the ice off from the inside! Do you have any idea what could be causing this and how to correct it?...Christine

A: The problem is, you're not getting enough fresh air in the vehicle. Check your heater controls. There is either a lever or button that controls how much outside air enters your vehicle via an air door. If the lever or button is in the recirculate position, over time, excessive moisture will build up inside the vehicle, resulting in interior window fogging and/or ice buildup in the winter. If the selector is in the outside air position I would question if it is working correctly. Have your technician inspect the controls and the operation of the outside air door.

 
     
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