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Gas smell around my car while on and off

(2006 Pontiac G6)
in Bullhead City, AZ on August 24, 2015
While the car is running and or off i can smell gasoline really strong. But yet dont see any leakage. What's the best explanation for this?
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on August 26, 2015
There may be a leak in your car's fuel injector.
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of Havasu Auto Care on September 08, 2015
I would check the Evap Canister, these canisters are made to catch fuel vapor, the evap canister is vented, so in the remote case it fills up with fuel you will smell fuel around the vehicle whether its running or not, plus in most cases you will not see a leak...If this is the case you will need to replace the evap canister.
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