Date: Thu, 14 Sep 2006 14:56:41 +0000 (UTC)
From: Craig's Saab C900 Site <c900nospam.apana.org.au>
Subject: Re: Fuel smell in cabin '88 Saab 900


"Madrona" <u26442nospamgt; writes: >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. -- Craig's Saab C900 Page at | Craig's Classic Saab Workshop - Sydney .au http://lios.apana.org.au/~c900 | http://www.classicsaab.net and other URL's Email: c900nospam.apana.org.au | For Saab 99/C900/9000 Enthusiasts World-Wide! Alternate: saabonautnospaml.com | Web-forums, galleries, library, links, etc.

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