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    my zafira smell petrol

    hi guys
    i am getting a strong smell petrol when opening window on my zaffy
    tried all sorts cant see any leaks had new back box kwik fit told them check for leeks still no clues driving me nuts put new pollen filter in also,
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    zafiras petrol cap have a habbit of unscrewing themselves m8 so check that it screwed tight
    courtney stage 3 zafira,Mitsubishi evo geek mapped to 389 and 470 lb of torque

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    I've never heard of that Jay?

    Where did you hear that from?
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    mine done it a lot,i have worked very close wiv vauxhall in the rally department a while ago and stil have a few contacts there and hapened to mention it to them and they said it was fairly common as the rubber seal wares wiv the fumes and dont tighten up properly,
    courtney stage 3 zafira,Mitsubishi evo geek mapped to 389 and 470 lb of torque

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    Not that I meant to question you m8 just had never heard of it that's all, have they said on average what the time frame is for this sort of thing to happen?
    Summit White Astra J GTC VXR 2.0L Petrol Turbo (276 PS) with Aero Pack and 20's

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    thats ok m8, thats how i heard about the cooling problem,no didnt say tbh about time and i didnt really give a thought to ask but will do when there next week as fabricating a couple of bits for them on a trial
    courtney stage 3 zafira,Mitsubishi evo geek mapped to 389 and 470 lb of torque

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    could also be that the seal has perished and fell out!
    seen many a cap with no seal at mot time
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