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2001 Saturn LW200 Question: Every time we stop and get out of the car we smell gas.

 

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fosterd1983, 4 Cylinder, Clemson, SC, August 18, 2012, 13:46
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Usually we smell it after returning to the car, especially if it's been a short period of time. Mileage remains the same so it couldn't be much fuel escaping.

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    Chevy Power August 21, 2012, 09:53
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    If you can smell it there may be an evaporative emission leak. It is dangerous anytime you can smell fuel as the fumes are flammable.

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