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2007 Lexus RX 350 - eliminating moldy smell

How do you get rid of moldy smell from your car? Did all the cleaning and airing, detailing

Try an ozone generator.


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Check home improvement stores, auto parts stores, and rental centers. They may have ozone generators for rent. You might also take it to a car detainer if you don’t want to do the work yourself.

Where did the moldy smell come from in the first place? Did water enter somewhere?

It might have come from the sunroof not completely closed during Hurricane Dorian.

Check under the carpet’s fof mold.

In that case, I assume the carpets got quite wet. Did anyone pull the carpets and dry or replace the padding underneath? If not, chances are that you have mold there that will get reactivated every time it gets even a bit wet.