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1996 Toyota Corolla Question: fuel consumption

 

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gkgbr, 1.6L 4 Cylinder, Mill Village, PA, May 14, 2011, 21:12
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When you start the car there is alot of smell of petrol.
What could be wrong?

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    DaveJHM May 14, 2011, 21:57
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    Any time you have a large fuel odor, one worries of a leak - either under the hood or under the vehicle. It can be fuel consumption due to a leaking injector or an air / fuel mixture issue. All need inspected by a qualified technician...as soon as possible.

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    gkgbr, May 15, 2011, 09:55
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    Thanxs for the suggestion but there are no apparent leaks,but i will have it checked by a technician asap.

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