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2002 ford windstar smells like gas inside of vehicle when ac is on
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Ford Mechanic: roy, import/domestic specialest replied 3 years ago
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when you have the ac on, its opens up a vent from the outside. you have an external fuel leak that needs to be checked before it causes a problem.
the codes have nothing to do with the smell. the codes indicate a rich running issue.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
I have already followed all of the fuel lines and I can't find a leak any other possibility where it might be?
research on the internet said it could be the evap emissions system. Is that possible and if so how do I know for sure?
Ford Mechanic: roy, import/domestic specialest replied 3 years ago
the cannister for the evap is at the back of the van. look closely at the injectors to be sure they are not seeping any fuel externally. the rear ones will be hard to see.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Will look for and check.
Ford Mechanic: roy, import/domestic specialest replied 3 years ago
ok, I will be here.
please dont forget to rate me as it is the only way we get paid for our efforts
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