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Civic 2007 fuel smell when idle

I have a 2007 civic. For the last month the car has a faint gasoline smell in the cabin. The smells only happens when : *) The car is idling *) Air is on. It does NOT happen when *) The car is ...
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Suzuki SD 110 cc

bike almost 9 years old, replaced carburetor once so it is 5 years working perfect. few days ago i changed gas filter because it was looking too sluggy. (petrol filter that not actually installed by ...
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Leaking fuel injector

If the body of a fuel injector is leaking (allegedly) and flooding a spark plug, there is any chance of fixing it cleaning the injectors or do I have to replace it 100%? How can I determine which ...
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diesel spill (from broken injector return line), smokes when engine is hot, risk?

I had a broken return line on the diesel injectors in my Alfa 159. I estimate from the fuel-gauge I lost about 15 liter of diesel in total during the 20 km or so I drove with the car after the leak ...
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Suspected slow leak in carb, mileage low only when time taken to consume fuel

I have a weird mileage issue in my CB Honda Hornet motorcycle. This is a version specific to India, https://auto.ndtv.com/honda-bikes/cb-hornet-160r It has a 160cc engine. During the first 1000 Kms, ...
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2005 BMW r1150r leaking gas

I have a 2005 BMW r1150r and I am getting a constant drip of gas coming from both vent tubes that run down near the right foot peg. I have removed the tank and replaced the fuel pump inside and also ...
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Fuel filler neck has 1 broken pipe of 3. What is its purpose?

I'm trying to fix a gas leak in my filler neck before a 2000 mile trip on 6/28/17... 2002 Mitsubishi Elcipse 3.0L I just pulled off my wheel and the filler neck cover and found 1 of the 3 pipes ...
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2005 Ford Escape engine block exuding gas fumes

Noticed a couple months back that fumes were entering the cabin through the ventilation. This occurred immediately after I had performed some work replacing the powertrain control module, all the ...
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1998 Honda ST1100 gas leak

I had 2 gas leaks on my 1998 Honda ST1100 in last 12 moths. Only when the engine is on. When turn off it stops. Both times happened after sitting in my garage for couple of weeks. And both times, ...