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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Jan 24th, 02, 06:16 AM Thread Starter
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I get alot of exaust and gas fumes coming in to the car when the windows are cracked open or further,I replaced the trunk seal which was in bad shape , this helped some still have problem. I checked for exhuast leaks its all good. The tail pipes exit out the back almost as stock, there cut a little closer to the car.The wife does not like to drive in the car for this reason,anyone please help is offline  
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Jan 24th, 02, 07:09 AM
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You don't have a gas leak under the hood, do you? Sounds like it is coming from the engine bay.

Are you running a PCV valve? I've heard that using one can reduce fumes.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Jan 24th, 02, 07:12 AM
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If I don't put the gas cap on right on my '69 the same thing happens!! Well not exhaust but gas fumes..

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