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Guest Message by DevFuse

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rotten egg smell

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#1 Guest_rtp373_*

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Posted 14 June 2003 - 07:11 PM

Hey, would it be unlikely that a catalytic converter start ****ting the bed at 20,000 miles (2002 OBW)? When I came home from doing some errands tonight I noticed a very faint rotten egg smell as I got out of the car.

#2 Guest_86 subaru_*

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Posted 14 June 2003 - 09:09 PM

did you have the ac on ? if so there is stuff you can buy , to spray into the vents , my 97 obw did the same thing , all the water from the ac is not all drained out , is this the first the ac has been on for awhile ?

#3 Guest_rtp373_*

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Posted 15 June 2003 - 06:05 AM

Actually, it was outside the car and I had backed down into my driveway, so I thought I may have been looming in some exhaust when I got out. was questioning what in relation to the catalytic converter causes this smell and if the converter was on its way out...

#4 Guest_86 subaru_*

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Posted 15 June 2003 - 06:31 AM

i can not answer this , i throught the smell was inside , if it is under warranty take it back to the dealer , if i am right 36,000 mi bumper -bumper warranty ,

#5 Guest_mehwolfy_*

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Posted 16 June 2003 - 04:02 PM

The most obvious answer is: smelt it delt it.

#6 Guest_scoobtech_*

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Posted 16 June 2003 - 08:19 PM

The most common cause of this is the fuel itself . Some are blended with higher sulfur levels , hence rotten egg smell . Try gas from another brand & see what happens .:cool:

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