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I have the sense that I need to clean something in the incoming air path. Any suggestions as to what to try first? I gather that there is no air filter to replace, so I suspect something in the hoses
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start to check if you have the bottom pan drain holes drilled for the A/C Evap.

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Do you A/C much?

When you do, it's best to put blower on high and turn off A/C to dry off evaporator so mold/mildew doesn't grow on it.

Covered before here, ppl often drill small holes in air tubes and spray auto parts store stuff in/around them. Or Lysol or vinegar + water.

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These holes:

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