STRONG SMELL OF PETROL IN BOOT AND INSIDE CAR

  • Tiny
  • jameva
  • 2008 Vauxhall Astra
  • 35,000 miles

Started a while back but has just got stronger

Monday, April 30th, 2012 AT 6:11 PM

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  • Tiny
  • fixitmr
  • Member

Have you checked for visible leaks on fuel lines/parts under hood?

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Monday, April 30th, 2012 AT 7:06 PM
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  • jameva
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Thanks, but I have checked all the obvious, no visable leaks.

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Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 AT 8:10 PM
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  • djcl
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If your smelling fuel there is a leak. You will have to inspect all fuel lines connections injectors very well. Try checking it when the car is cold start it and let it run for one minute turn it off and check for leaks

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Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 AT 9:09 PM

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