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Guest Message by DevFuse

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Gas smell - cold weather

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#1 kate


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Posted 24 December 2004 - 05:51 PM

We drove our subaru forester (2003) about 100 miles today in 0 degree weather - as we were coming off the highway the car started smelling like gas. We took it out again and the smell is still there. Any ideas? Help~!

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Posted 24 December 2004 - 06:19 PM

I would start by tightening all the clamps on the fuel injection hose in the engine compartment. Cold tends to make hoses shrink and leak. If you can't find it get help as it could lead to a fire.

#3 kate


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Posted 24 December 2004 - 06:27 PM

Thanks alot for your help. :)

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Posted 25 December 2004 - 03:02 PM

Thanks alot for your help. :)

Did you discover the cause?

Check this tread from last February...


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