I Smell Gas! - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E36)
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-16-2004, 10:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
zeidakiss's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Car:
Posts: 138
Photos:
zeidakiss is an unknown quantity at this point
i have one question why does it smelll liike gas every time i get in my car?

thanks
zeidakiss is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-16-2004, 10:45 PM   #2 (permalink)
n00b
 
hinheken's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Atlanta, GA
Car:
Posts: 25
Photos:
hinheken is an unknown quantity at this point
Try not to eat too much and take care of your business before you get in your car. K? Thanks.
__________________
[hinh nguyen vs mazda motors of america]
hinheken is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-16-2004, 10:47 PM   #3 (permalink)
You Can Has A Custom Title!!
 
Kevin325i's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Madison, WI
Car:
Posts: 2,613
Photos:
Kevin325i is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Kevin325i
Check the fuel pump under the rear seat. The gasket in the top leaks giving the smell of gas.
__________________
Kevin (President TBEA)

"WAAAAAAARRRRRIORS, come out to plaaaaay."
Kevin325i is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2004, 03:47 AM   #4 (permalink)
Neutral Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Car:
Posts: 71
Photos:
DarrellS is an unknown quantity at this point
You haven't climbed into your cooker by mistake have you ??????
DarrellS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2004, 03:22 PM   #5 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
abemcclellan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Oklahoma City
Car:
Posts: 263
Photos:
abemcclellan is an unknown quantity at this point
i thought the fuel pump is in the gas tank?
abemcclellan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2004, 03:38 PM   #6 (permalink)
Super Moderator
 
dutchbmw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: SW Minnesota
Car:
Posts: 5,370
Photos:
dutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond reputedutchbmw has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to dutchbmw
Check the fuel lines under the hood. Especially the ones fitted to the injection rail.
__________________
BMW '96 M3 (SOLD)
June 2005 Car Of The Month!
Quote:
Originally Posted by Torque
I was just dropped off here by aliens one day. They got bored with me.
dutchbmw is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2004, 03:38 PM   #7 (permalink)
General Chaos
 
SpeedInfusion's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Plano, TX
Car: ///M3,Corolla
Posts: 13,803
Photos:
SpeedInfusion has disabled reputation
Send a message via AIM to SpeedInfusion
i had the sam problem, the rubber on top of the fuel pump gasket was worn out so gas was leaking...
__________________
SpeedInfusion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2004, 05:21 PM   #8 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Seattle, WA
Car:
Posts: 130
Photos:
Sterculus is an unknown quantity at this point
I have also had problems with the top of the fuel tank leaking and gas smells. Take a look at that.
Sterculus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-19-2004, 05:57 PM   #9 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
zeidakiss's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Car:
Posts: 138
Photos:
zeidakiss is an unknown quantity at this point
thanks all
zeidakiss is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E36)


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
gasoline smell after filling up SD318is 3-Series (E36) 1 10-29-2005 08:21 PM
New Car Smell JWK Wash & Detail 7 01-12-2005 02:24 PM
Funky Air Conditioning Smell & Dog Smell rsn48 Wash & Detail 3 10-19-2004 05:27 PM
Funky Smell when heater on del23 3-Series (E36) 7 03-19-2004 08:35 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:41 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.