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Stinky Stinky Stinky

Hi,

Got a smelly car at the weekend, 99.9% due to cigarettes. Before I rush off to Halfords’s and get baffled/mesmerised with all the odour neutralisers car anyone please recommend a genuinely good product to get rid of the smell of cigarettes out of my car.

Many thanks.

Ps. No offence to smokers
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none taken, i smoke but not in the motor

I did find febreze to work pretty well, it seems to draw the odour out of the fabrics
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Clean all the hard surfaces with an all purpose cleaner, the leather with a weak solution of all purpose cleaner then feed with something like Gliptone. The roof lining with a foam cleaner and carpets/matts with a wet vac. Or if you have access to a steam cleaner use it on all of the above and then borrow the fogger as a final stage.
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My sisters boyfried works for Audi, he just got a second hand Honda that got part ex's for an Audi. A smoker had that, now he got rid of the smell by using a 'bomb'. I have no idea what it is, but i presume its a gas of some sort that the put through the air con or whatever. I'd imagine most main dealers hav something similar to valet their cars with.

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The greatest invention ever is something called Neutradol.
It basically sticks onto your dash etc and works a treat. Instant freshness
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My mum smoked a fag last night at the tunnel run while I was outside chatting with the guys, I gave her a good telling off! made her clean the interior today
 
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Re: Stinky Stinky Stinky

Fabreeze (sp?) works well.

The Mrs recently purchased a car that had a bad cigarette odour in it. Cleaning all the interior, especially the seats, followed by fabreeze done the job.
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