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Problems getting my car to start after first start of the day. I have to give it lots of gas to keep it running and it smells like gas when i do that. Car burning lots of oil and the coolant gaurge is on cold when it should be on a 1/4 whe its warned up. Help?

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Are you one of those people who TOP OFF the tank when filling up?

When the EVAP recovery system soak with few ounce of gasoline......the trap vapor will take few days escape.

EVAP system is design to handle fuel vapor. Few ounce of gasoline can damage the fuel vapor recovery relay and decrease the service live of the recovery lines.

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You can accelerate the process by locating the charcoal canister (near the nose of the car and same side as your gas filler door)

MOVE the car to outdoor.

Disconnect the EVAP line and let it air out by itself.

DO NOT introduce any heat source or fan to speed up the process.

Reconnect this EVAP hose and use a small amount of starting fluid at the intake manifold.


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Replace the engine temperature sensor and you should be good to go

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