1987 BMW 528 fuel smell in and out of car

Tiny
JBERG535
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  • 1987 BMW 528
  • 6 CYL
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 210,000 MILES
I can smell gas when I get in the car before I have even started it in the morning and today I noticed that I can smell it under the hood as well. I cant find a leak can you help?
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Sunday, June 15th, 2008 AT 9:15 PM

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Tiny
RASMATAZ
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Inspect the charcoal canister could be saturated with fuel-leaky fuel pressure regulator-
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Sunday, June 15th, 2008 AT 10:30 PM
Tiny
HAGERTP
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Raz is correct and if the fuel hoses have not been replaced with the correct fuel line you will want to replace them now. Correct means the fuel hose for BMW fuel injected engines, not the SAE American car hose, it can't take the pressure.
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Monday, June 16th, 2008 AT 12:42 AM

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