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2007 Toyota Corolla Question: Smell gas on cold start.

 

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DanielCaputa, Buffalo, NY, April 08, 2009, 10:53
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Hello. I just bought 2007 Toyota Corolla LE and am still covered by warranty until May 21,2009. When I start the car in the morning or when it stands for a long time, I smell gas for about 5 or 10 seconds. I put fuel Lucas fuel injection cleaner in thinking this might solve the problem which it didn't. My sister-in-law has a 2006 Corolla and said she has the same problem. What do you think might be the problem and is it just a coincidence that my sister-in-law has the same problem? I'm asking so I'm going to the dealer more enlightened. Could there be any kind of recall because of this problem? Thank you. Daniel Caputa

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    April 22, 2009, 15:08
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    RepairPal does not have any common problems identified, and there don't appear to be recalls--but this car is very, very new.

    Ask the dealership for help, since it's under warranty, and do not be afraid to call Toyota, as well, and ask for help from them.

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