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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Dec 12th, 06, 12:20 PM Thread Starter
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gas smell and smoke

strong gas smell coming from engine area along w/smoke..what up?my mechanic replaced cat con., new plugs and wires, now he says i have gas in my oil? what steps should i take, head gaskets?
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Re: gas smell and smoke

mechanical fuel pump sometimes when they go bad will put feul in the oil if you have one change it
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Dec 12th, 06, 05:16 PM
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Re: gas smell and smoke

I can smell it from here! It's flooded. That's usually from the carb but sometimes a mechanical fuel pump can fail and allow gas into the crankcase. How about you telling us more about your car so we can limit the guessing?

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