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Gas smell inside

Car intermitantly gives off strong raw gas odor insid cant find a leak anywhere anyone know what it is

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SOURCE: I have an 1989 Dodge Dakota with the V-6 TBI

have you tryed to pull a code besure the plug wires are in the right place i mean fireing order

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SOURCE: 98 dodge ram 1500 5.2 v8 will crank but not turn

Verify you have good strong spark at the plugs. Also you want to check the fuel pressure with a gauge. If it's within specs and you have good spark, it could be flooded. Once in a while these trucks will flood the plugs if the secondary ignition has not been replaced in a while. Try starting the truck with the throttle wide open (clear flood mode) and see if it fires. If not, look at the plugs and replace as needed.

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SOURCE: my 96 neon sometimes smell like gas inside the car

there's a TSB (technical service bulletin) for this. Ask the dealer or good shop for details.

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SOURCE: odor coming from front door jams after shutting car door

it is in your AC drain line. The drain line may become clogged or develop mildew from the condensation that develops running an AC...just like your home AC. when the fan or AC is running it will blow the smell out of the vents. You need to have the lines cleaned and flushed

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SOURCE: Truck reeks of GASOLINE after running.... ??

YOUR CHARCOAL CANISTER FILTER IS CLOGGED.OR VAPOR LEAKS IN THE EVAPORATIVE EMISSIONS CONTROL SYSTEM LINES.

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