1999 CADILLAC CATERA GAS SMELL

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  • huffiner
  • 1999 Cadillac Catera

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1999 Cadillac Catera 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 13500 miles

dEAR Sir
my car smell like gas. I have had a new fuel pump put on. If the car is running and standing still, the fumes are really bad. What could it be

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Tuesday, September 8th, 2009 AT 12:27 PM

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  • rasmataz
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Running rich:

Possible causes include a bad O2 sensor, excessive fuel pressure (bad fuel pressure regulator or plugged return line), leaky fuel injectors, dirty air filter or restricted air inlet, or a defective coolant sensor that prevents the engine management system from going into closed loop mode.

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