Car Questions
RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

Every time I turn my van off, I smell gas outside the car. What is wrong?

(2005 Dodge Caravan)
in Memphis, TN on December 16, 2011
This only happens when I have been driving the car and I only smell it outside the car. Nothing, that I can see, is leaking from the car, and I never smell the gas inside of the car. I will be able to smell gas like 30 minutes to an hour after I turn the car off. What could this possibly be?
Displaying 1 answers & 0 comments
Popular Answer
of Greg's Orange Auto on December 16, 2011
1st have your gas cap tested, the pressure in the tank could be letting vabors escape thru your cap. for like $8 just replace it and see if that fixes the problem
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
pedal go to the floor when going after stoping and picks up speed
Why my heat blowing cold air now that I got intake manifold gasket put on
Didn't find what you were looking for?