what causes a raw fuel smell in the passenger compartment

Asked by Jun 19, 2017 at 02:48 PM about the 2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse

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if it smells like fuel/gas, I would not drive the car until the source is figured out. Even the vapors can light up so open your windows or doors, disconnect the battery (that first), then have it inspected

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Either it's leaking from the Fuel tank, a fuel hose or fuel injector o- ring.

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