How to Get Weed Smell Out of Car

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How to Get Weed Smell Out of Car

Weed is been legalized almost everywhere, but most people cannot smoke it everywhere because of the strong smell it has that can stain an area for days. We smoke it in rental cars, or personal cars and find it hard to remove. This article on the other hand will teach you how to get weed smell out of a car, plus teach you how to mask the smell and absorb the smell. So let me teach you how to do that.


Best Way To Get Weed Smell Out Of Car

Below is the ways that you can use to get the weed smell out of your car in different ways. You can try either of them whether you want to get the smell out or just to mask it temporarily.

Things you will need:

Baking soda

White distilled Vinegar

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Microfiber cloth

Essential Oils

Spray Bottle

1) Masking The weed Smell

using air freshener in car

This method is for people who just want to hide the smell temporarily because you are lending someone your car or you just don’t want the smell in the car at the moment. They are a lot of air fresheners out there that you can buy to do this which I will link to some. But if you want to make your own air fresher that is not toxic as others you would buy, here is a on How To Make Your Own Air Freshener With Laundry Detergent.

That article will teach you how to make it really easy so you can have an abundant amount of it in your car so you can use it anytime you want and masks the smell of weed on the go.

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Best Air Fresheners For Your Car

1) KMSCO Car Air Fresheners Scents Diffuser Vent Clips Perfume Essential Oil 

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2) IKEDA 2Pcs Automotive Air Fresheners 4ml Car Scents

3) Trudin Car Air Fresheners


2) Absorbing the weed smell

1) Using Baking Soda:

baking soda in car absorbing smell

Absorbing the smell of weed in your car can be a bit tricky. What I have used to get the smoke smell out of my car is to leave a few boxes of baking soda in the car for a few days or permanently. Just as how the baking soda absorbs bad odors in your refrigerator, so can it absorb the weed odor in your car.

2) Using a Portable Diffuser

Portable diffusers are great because they have the same effect as how they do in your house. Vinegar is one of the best natural scent absorbers you can find. Adding 3 tablespoons of vinegar to the water in the diffuser will help absorb the weed smell even faster. You can also add a little essential oil if you want.

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3) Getting Rid Of The Weed Smell

Getting rid of the weed smell totally will be a task itself, but will have your car smelling much better if a few minutes. The first thing you need to do is to stop smoking weed in the car overall because when you clean it and then go back and smoke in the car, You will need to repeat the cleaning process again.

Steps to get weed smell out of your car:

inside of car

1) Remove everything in the car that is cloth material and can be washed or thrown away. Smoke sticks to surfaces it touches.

car windows close

2) Pull the car windows down and leave it for 1 hour to air out.

wiping car windshield

3) After that 1 hour, you can mix some dawn dish soap and a half cup of white vinegar with warm water and wipe the entire car inside. Make sure to wipe the seats, ceiling, dashboard, and basically every area you can touch. Leave the car for the next hour with the windows down and the weed smell should be gone.

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How to Get Weed Smell Out of Car Vent

car vent open

A lot of non-car people don’t know that there is a filter in their car that filters air from outside that enters the car vents. What happens when you smoke weed is, that the filter in the car absorbs the weed odor and pushes it through the vents. This filter is located in the glove box behind it in most vehicles.

If you cannot find yours, just look up the manual online and you will find where it is. These filers are pretty cheap and some are even washable. So to get the weed sent out your car vent you have to wash the cabin air filter or just replace it to get fresher air.

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