It has a strong gasoline smell!
Kia Q&AAsk Your Question
2002 Kia Sportage Question: My car smells like gasoline, After turning it on! What's causing it to smell?
Answer #1goodguy November 30, 2013, 08:06Master
you should check under the hood with car running to see if you can find a leak somewhere if you cant find a leak you better take it to a shop and get someone to check it out as soon as possible
Answer #2tophill911 November 30, 2013, 08:57Rookie
Beside checking under hood, you also need to check the fuel pump connection, which is in fuel tank, normally you can check the connection under your rear seat.
Answer #3GPOF November 30, 2013, 17:18Enthusiast
Is your check engine light flashing? If so, do not try too drive the car, have it towed to your repair place. Leaking injector(s) could be the cause.