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1998 Chevrolet Malibu Question: IF GAS IS COMING FROM YOUR TAIL PIPE, WHAT DOES IT MEAN?

 

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MUKI, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Columbus, OH, October 25, 2012, 14:20
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MY CAR IS STALLING OUT, AND GAS IS LEAKING FROM THE MUFFLER.

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    pushrod October 25, 2012, 15:03
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    FUEL PRESSURE REGULATOR LEAKING FUEL THROUGH VACUUM CIRCUIT. HAVE YOUR MECHANIC CHECK IT FOR YOU.
    MAY NEED TO TOW TO SHOP OR GET A HOUSE CALL REPAIR. WE DO THAT SORT OF THING HERE IN VA.

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    your.mechanic October 25, 2012, 16:10
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    possible gas leak

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  • Answer #3

    ziptie12 November 11, 2012, 19:23
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    It means it's not getting burned in the correct place. Carry a fire extinguisher.

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