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Smell of gas when operating vehicle. No overt leak noted.

Strong smell of gas when operating vehicle. No overt leak noted under the car. Possible causes? Many thanks!

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  • EnlightenMe Apr 14, 2009

    I haven't noticed any more gas consumption; it runs perfectly and I do NOT smell gas when not operating.



    Would it be safe to drive it to a mechanic 20 minutes away?



    Thanks so much for the info so far guys.



  • JEFFrey BAKER
    JEFFrey BAKER May 11, 2010

    DOES YOUR CAR USE ALOT OF GAS ? DOES IT RUN NORMAL ? DO YOU SMELL GAS WHEN ITS NOT RUNNING ?

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This could be any number of issues, you could have a leak in your fuel tank or lines, or more likely in that vehicle, a leak in your injector rails or the lines that feed the injector pump

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