i have a2000 ford escort new plugs and wires changed oil all plugs are firing smell gas when i try to start it baffled

Asked by Nov 04, 2015 at 02:00 PM about the 2000 Ford Escort ZX2

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You may have a fuel leak or a leaking fuel injector.

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