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2003 acura tl fumes leaking into car

I've seen this problem in old crappy cars that I've purchased, but I knew that they had these problems. My 2003 TL leaks fumes into the car when idling or stopped for even a short time like at a stop light. I was told by the dealership that it was never winter driven, 130,000 km, yet it's leaking fumes into the cabin (Yet it passed emission and certification testing). I think it's a leak, and in my honest opinion think that's dangerous seeing suffocation by fumes is how some people die in cars. Any suggestions? They put a sweet smelling perfume when I complained about it and it still has the 30 day warranty on it.

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Get them to check the full exaust and the seals around the doors look for splits ect the garage will try to fob you off stick to them and put the complaint in righting as a back up for a solicitor dont know what they mean by winter driven shouldent make any difference how or when it was driven there is a fault and you concerns need to be addressed hope this helps ivan uk

Posted on Oct 24, 2012

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