Why is my car pouring out gas of a hose that hooks to my engine when i try to start it?

Asked by May 04, 2014 at 01:40 PM about the 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt LT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I had just gotten my oil changed and was at a dead stop all of a sudden my car died and
wouldnt start. I started smelling gas so i lifted up the hood and noticed everytime i tried to
start it gas was pouring out of a hose the hooks to my engine. Alot of gas pours out..
please help me I just paid 1600 for a new engine and now this happens..

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Have it towed back to the shop that installed the engine. Sounds like you just need to have the hose replaced. Not a big deal.

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