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Old 11-13-2012, 10:21 AM
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2007 - any common causes of gas leaks?

2007 4 door JKU - Bought my jeep a couple weeks ago & have noticed a gas smell:

Doesn't put off a gas smell at first, but if you drive it for a couple miles & come to a stop it comes in through the vents (with the air on) pretty strong.

I've been looking but haven't found any dripping or gas residue.

Any ideas?

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Gas evaporates pretty quick, so you might not see much dripping or residue, especially if the problem is in the upper portion of the tank or maybe a fuel line.

I have never heard of anybody smelling gas in their JKs and I've been around this forum regularly for quite a while. It's definitely not normal--something is wrong. I'd get it checked out immediately.
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