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Old 06-29-2007, 07:04 PM   #1
missle281
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im smelling gas through the air vents...

The car is a 1998 grand prix GTP with 3800 supercharged engine
it has 155k, but was from arizona so it's super clean and was very well maintained. It recently had a supercharger put in I was told when we bought it.

i have just recently started smelling gas comming through my vents . it is very random, comes and goes.. today i smelled it and in the middle of it i turned off my ac and the smell went away, i turned my ac back on and the smell came back.. but then left like 1 minute later..

i have been asking around and nobody really understands why this would happen..

can anybody give me some advice on what to look at?
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Old 07-02-2007, 09:43 PM   #2
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I would think that the new supercharger and a fuel smell would indicate something has come loose or something wasn`t tightened up. Get your mechanic to have a look. If it`s leaking fuel on the engine you could have a fire. Better be safe than fried.
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Old 07-02-2007, 11:51 PM   #3
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If you are sure that its gasoline, dont even start the car untill you get it fixed or professionally diagnosed not to be gasoline
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Old 07-06-2007, 05:55 PM   #4
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If you are sure that its gasoline, dont even start the car untill you get it fixed or professionally diagnosed not to be gasoline

Wow! Your info is a great help. Stick to listing parts and don`t answer any questions, comrad
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