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Fumes when I drive it and fumes when it is just sitting in the garage. Very strong smell and I'm wondering if it could be toxic and dangerous?

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Yeah probably wouldnt drive for long like that and i would at least crack the windows. well is the exahaust loud if so it may need a new exhaust system um it is an 89 so does it have a rust prob? check the trunk area over under the carpet and all see if theres any holes even in the lid its self if so well duct tape it see if that works

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Check if the fumes are white or black
it depends if petrol or diesel
anyway
did you recently add oil and did you add to much
did you use wrong fuel or have you changed supplier
usual head gasket cab also indicates problem
if you open the bonnet you should hear ebgine ticking if ok and knocking if the problem of gasket
also go underneath there maybe a leak on the exhaust system, either lose or a hole , if so and you change this part this will solve the problem

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