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Old 11-12-2013, 12:27 PM  
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Default What is that smell coming from my heater?

I just had to turn on the heater and the entire house has a sour smell. It happens every year to everyone I know, but I've always wondered, what is that smell?

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Old 11-12-2013, 03:27 PM  
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Dust, bugs, lint, hair, dead skin, stuff thats accumulated on the heat exchanger.

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