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We have a 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4Turbo that has a gas

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we have a 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4Turbo that has a gas smell through a/c vent when you accelerate the first time in first gear only have replaced both fuel lines and injectors do you have any ideas
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 1 year ago.
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The fuel smell could be a few things. It may be an actual fuel leak anywhere from the tank to the engine, it could be a fuel vapor leak from the evaporative emissions system, or the smell could actually be from the exhaust. If the engine is running rich then you can get a fuel smell from the exhaust.
An evap leak should turn the engine light on. Have you checked for fault codes?
Doe it have a long crank time, especially after sitting?
What fuel line specifically was replaced?