Date: Thu, 14 Sep 2006 23:52:16 GMT
From: "Madrona via CarKB.com" <u26442nospamgt;
Subject: Re: Fuel smell in cabin '88 Saab 900


Thank you all for your advice - I will have the the connections to the tank tightened or replaced. Any other ideas? Craig's Saab C900 Site wrote: >>I have replaced the fuel sending unit and the seal mounted in the top of the >>fuel tank. Still get strong gas smell from rear trunk area. Have had had >>Saab shop use hydrocarbon sniffer and can not locate the problem. Any help >>appreciated. > >Check the fuel filler neck to make sure it doesn't have any cracks in the >plastic down near the area where the hose to the tank attaches. Also check >all the hoses to/from the tank since they can sometimes degrade, and/or >clamps can come loose. > >Craig. -- Madrona Message posted via CarKB.com http://www.carkb.com/Uwe/Forums.aspx/saab/200609/1

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