2010 Honda CRV smells hot when heat turned on but all gauges are fine, turn heat off small leaves, what can it be?

Asked by Feb 23, 2017 at 03:46 PM about the 2010 Honda CR-V

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2010 CRV after brought to operating tempiture smells hot when heat turned on but all gauges are fine, and smell stops when heat is turned off, no wet carpts, what can it be? 4X4 CRV 60,000 highway miles.

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Heater core may be leaking a little, Antifreeze smells Sweat, or may need to change your cabin filter. Blower motor may be burning out.

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