Date: Thu, 21 Jul 2005 18:56:43 GMT
From: Paul Halliday <pjghnospamyonder.co.uk>
Subject: Re: smell of gas in cabin


in article A0RDe.14790$N91.2491nospamdc08, mdb at milo_dhueynospamo.com wrote on 21/07/2005 18:34: > additional clue for pondering this. The smell is really only noticeable when > the car is refueled, ie, the gas tank is full. As the level of gas goes > down, the smell seems to go away. Thus I'm suspicious of something involving > the fuel filler neck or something else at the tank end of the fuel system. You can remove parts of the boot floor very easily and pull back the fabric to take a look. That would be a good start. How is your mixture, by the way? Is it overly rich? That would lead to a fuel smell, especially at idling and slow traffic. Paul 1989 900 Turbo S http://saab.go.dyndns.org/

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