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I have a 2000 Intrepid, and recently it's been smelling of gas. It's not leaking, but i can still smell it. What is the problem and how do I fix it?

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If there is definitely no fuel leak then it may be the emission system evap system,venting to the atmosphere and not being held within the evap emission system.this could be a vacuum control valve not working properly or a hose cracked or has come of its mounting, the computer system should be checked for a possible code,and repaired depending where the code leads to,the gas cap can also be not securely fastened or the gas cap seal in poor condition allowing gas vapors to vent.you could have a small fuel leak under the hood seaping past a seal.

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    Check the plastic pipe between the main fuel line and the injector rail. Had the same problem. Remove the fuel line, cut the plastic pieve of pipe off and replace with injector hose and two clams. Works perfect.

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