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Leaking fuel or strong gas smell

The dealership said the fuel pump is broken not the fuel tasnk, do you know anything about how this could happen and how to repair it?

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I had a fuel odor in my cobalt and after lowering the fuel tank i found one of the fuel lines coming out of the tank was cracked, while removing the fuel pump both of them snapped right off. way too brittle but a new pump and sending unit (all one assembily) fixed it right up with minimal difficulty and only $250.00.
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WHAT COULD BE THE CAUSE OF A STRONG FUEL SMELL, BUT DONT NOTICE ANY LEAKS. COULD YOU ASSIST ME?

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