i have 86 vamaro iroc 305 tpi, she starts right up but dumps about 1/2 gal of gas in oil pan and comes out tail pipes spraying gas whatis wrong?

Asked by Feb 21, 2013 at 10:16 AM about the 1986 Chevrolet Camaro IROC Z

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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232,605

Time to rebuild the carb, fuel is going right through into your engine cylinders.

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the motor couldn't possibly be 'still okay' with a wash of gasoline. Do a compression test to see if your goose is cooked.

19,995

check your vacuum line at fuel pressure mod. diafram may have split and giving a hardy gulp of fuel washing thru ring gaps, you will have a clean engine once corrected

85

I agree sounds like a float is sticking in the carb

6,955

either blow-by or the tpi is dumping fuel

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