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Old 03-08-2003, 11:22 PM
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Location: east of Atlanta, north of Macon Ga
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Gas Fumes.....

I too am experiencing gas fumes inside my Benz but only if the sunroof is opened (either flipped up or slid back). It is more noticeable after making a left turn or sharp left curve when the tank is half full or more. I've been under the hood, checked the fuel pump/filter area under the boot (trunk), and it has a good gas cap seal. Any more places to look anyone?? I LOVE riding with "the top down" but can't for very long due to this.
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