All car owners are very fond of theirIron horses. After all, they can comfortably move from point A to point B. But, unfortunately, this comfort is very often disturbed by the appearance in the passenger compartment of a strong smell of gasoline.
What to do, if during the next trip you felt it in your salon?
You will need
- The manual of your car, a standard set of tools for the car.
First of all, it is worth mentioning about the prevention of the appearance Smell Gasoline in the cabin. In due time pass diagnostics on correct work of all systems of your car. This will help to avoid most problems. Remember, the earlier the problem is fixed, the less damage will be done to your car. A timely inspection will save money. Pay attention to the ground under the car when you leave the parking lot. The appearance under the car of characteristic spots is a direct sign about the appearance of breakage.
After you smell the gasoline inSalon, pay attention to the interior - rugs, covers and everything else. Maybe the gasoline was inadvertently inward. Then you should thoroughly rinse and clean the soiled parts. If gasoline has got on covers, it is better to replace them, since now they have turned to easily ignited material. It is very dangerous. One coal, fallen from a burning cigarette, and such a cover will flash like a match.
If after the inspection of the cabin the source was not foundAnd the smell has not disappeared, then carefully check to see if there are any disconnected hoses. Very often the hose leading to the fuel pump is disconnected. Remove the fuel tank cap. Under it are hoses that can also disconnect and become a source of sharp Smell Gasoline.
If you could not find the source yourself,You should immediately contact the service. And it is extremely dangerous to drive the car on its own. The smell can be caused by fuel leakage. If the spark hits a damaged location, the machine will turn on. Therefore, it is best to call the tow truck and use it to transport the machine. It should be noted that the smell of gasoline in the old domestic models is not the cause of the breakdown. He is present in the cabin because of poorly designed ventilation of the adsorber.