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2000 Subaru Outback Question: just started smelling gas inside car, what could it be from?



dmb0424, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Danbury, CT, January 28, 2013, 08:15

Went out to start the car this morning and could smell gas inside car all the way to work.

I also have a problem where my battery light comes on when I start the car. It usually stays on for a few minutes. We recently had tp replace the alternator and battery. It started right after they were replaced.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (15216 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper January 28, 2013, 09:20

    poss bad alt or it has an internal regulator issue.gas smell could be fuel line,sending unit or evap system issues,seek help on that one

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    March 27, 2014, 11:37

    mine does in cold weather. Old fuel lines,tighten all the screws and should fix the problem.

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