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While driving heavy fuel smell inside car 99 vw jetta

Vehicle is well maintained however this fuel smell is unbearable and unsafe. Need help!!!

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Find where fuel is leaking,stronger the smell inside car closer to engine compartment it is,and repair it

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  2. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
  3. Relieve the fuel system pressure.
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