Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

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Re: Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

Postby Q451990 » Sat Jun 05, 2021 11:00 am

You might try a product specifically designed for urine smells. I'm guessing that's most of what's left.


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Re: Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

Postby MinisterofDOOM » Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:17 pm

PapaSmurf2k3 wrote:
Tue Jun 01, 2021 7:31 am
Man that's nasty. So where did you end up finding the peppermint oil?
Just call your nearest middle age mom. She'll hook you up. Especially if you went to high school together.

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Re: Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

Postby AZhitman » Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:22 pm

HAHAHAHAHA.... I love you dude.

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Re: Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

Postby PalmerWMD » Sat Jun 12, 2021 12:55 pm

Update:

Parked the car for a few days as i was using another
Smell got worse.
Took apart lower dash
Found dead juvenile mouse (or baby squirrel) but droppings show it was still alive recently

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Re: Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

Postby VStar650CL » Sat Jun 12, 2021 1:33 pm

Hooboy. Better peppermint the whole car.

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Re: Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

Postby PalmerWMD » Sat Jun 12, 2021 4:11 pm

Car is getting oved to a different location as I am moving : )
I am hopeful the threat or more rodent business is small.
After cleaning out the blower and spraying down the HVAC (again) smell appears 99% gone now.

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Re: Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

Postby VStar650CL » Sat Jun 12, 2021 4:46 pm

PalmerWMD wrote:
Sat Jun 12, 2021 4:11 pm
Car is getting oved to a different location as I am moving : )
I am hopeful the threat or more rodent business is small.
After cleaning out the blower and spraying down the HVAC (again) smell appears 99% gone now.
Squirrels, chipmunks and raccoons will generally pop the canopy and pull the yellow handle. Mice, rats and opossums will very often travel with the car. Since we're pretty sure it's mice, put out some sticky-traps if you don't want to stink it up, but don't assume they're gone.

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Re: Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

Postby PalmerWMD » Sat Jun 12, 2021 7:18 pm

I will take your advice.
but I doubt any mice would still be alive.
The car was cooking for days in the sun all windows closed no water source in the car.
thats why the mouse likely died.

I will still put out traps.
Car will sit unattended on a military base for next 10 days.

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Re: Argh Squirrel Nest on top of my interior filtration

Postby PapaSmurf2k3 » Sun Jun 13, 2021 5:38 pm

Ew. I can smell the funk through the computer.


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