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1996 Pontiac Sunfire Question: Smells like gas inside

 

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iluvpontiac, Uvalde, TX, March 01, 2011, 09:53
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i have a 1996 pontiac sunfire... when i start my car i get a strong smell of gas. seems to be stronger when the heat is on... have no leaks and no change of gas usage... anyone know what could be the problem?

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    overbys from Overbys Inc, March 01, 2011, 10:35
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    if it smells like gasoline, it IS gasoline. you probably have a hose in the engine compartment that is leaking.
    you need to have a shop look into this ASAP or just wait until the car catches on fire. it's that serious.

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    Visitor, March 01, 2011, 10:52

    Thanks for the reply.... Any idea how much this will cost to fix?

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