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I have terribly strong gas smell, but no sign of a leak?

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Look under the back seat ,cover ,under the cover the sender unit ,one of the pipes has perished

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It could be a fuel evaporative emission canister overflowing with gas vapors.

But, if you smell gasoline, there is a leak somewhere.

Posted on Sep 01, 2010

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Was fuel smell present before you had fuel pump replaced? If yes I would sugest you drop tank and see if fuel vent hose is plugged forcing fuel back pressure line to vent through cap. If fuel smell was not present before you replaced fuel pump and seal. I would suggest you drop tank back out and check all fittings and hose conections. also if you still have old sending unit you could check to make sure they are exactly the same. As Sometimes you have to pull relief valve from old sending unit and install it in the new one, as some sending units wont have one in it. and some will have one that is regulated at a different fuel pressure. hope this helps Vic

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This could be your fuel pressure regulator.


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