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1993 Nissan Altima Question: Car smells like gas



, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Stevens, PA, January 21, 2011, 13:54

Went to start my car - it started and i moved about 2' and the car started to shake and started to smell like gas.

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    January 21, 2011, 14:11

    You either have a fuel leak or the engine's got a bad enough misfire that fuel is going out the exhaust. Open the hood and look for an obvious fuel leak. Or better yet, tow the car to a Nissan specialist to get it diagnosed. Fuel leak is a fire hazard and I wouldn't want you to burn the car and yourself up for no good reason.
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