2017 Kia Stonic 1.0
Unpleasant smell

Larry mcclemont
1 points

Problem added: Nov 16, 2020 (2 weeks ago)
2weeks ago I opened the car and found a very unpleasant smell inside.I took it to a car valet co.and they checked in car and boot and found nothing.They shampooed seats ,mats and carpets and this helped - but next morning the smell had returned.Could there be some mechanical fault that could cause this problem.thx

Car details
Car: Kia Stonic
Variant: 1.0
Model Year: 2017
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2,162 points

Nov 16, 2020 (2 weeks ago)
Could be a water leak causing damp smell ,will require stripped out and water tested
15,967 points

Nov 16, 2020 (2 weeks ago)
Check your cabin / pollen filter
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