A/c smoke , steam

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Asked by Mar 14, 2016 at 08:11 PM about the 1996 Toyota Camry XLE

Question type: General

Only under acceleration smoke comes out
of vents heavy metallic smell and burning
hair, has no trash or leaves or plastic bags
and does it all operations recirc, fresh air.
A/c works fine otherwise but I feel like I'm
getting sick from the fumes like copper
toxic , or aluminum. Believe it's a copper
evaporator I'll post a video on my fb

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Toxic fumes from evaporator boiling?

Sounds like someone needs to start "ripen and tearing" the HVAC box and examine the Heater/Evap assembly. My guess is the Evap is beginning to leak.

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