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2003 SUBARU WRX in Orlando,FL
I own a 2003 subaru impreza wrx and I have experienced a raw fuel smell inside the passenger cabin. This is just started to happen in my vehicle and seems to occur intermittently.
2002 SUBARU WRX
I have to agree, I have the same problem like everyone else and I can see the gas pooling up. My car started smoking today because of it and I am not driving it because of fear it will catch fire. Like they say where there is smoke there wi...
2003 SUBARU WRX
There is a recall for this problem. And Subaru says there haven't been any accidents because of it. You may want to talk with them. Here's the link: http://www.accidentreconstruction.com/news/mar04/031604b.asp
2003 SUBARU WRX
I have the same car and the same problem. I was on the freeway in stop and go traffic when I realized that my car was trying to accelerate while I had the brake on. I found a recall on the web for the car that dealt with the accelerator cab...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Matthews, NC
Early model year 2002 subaru imprezza wrx - exhibits a very strong raw gasoline odor when the ambient temperature is 60f or below and the engine is cold. the smell is so strong that the windows of the car must be opened in order not to get ...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Spokane, WA
The car seems to have a temperature related fuel leak that always occurs in cool or cold weather and makes no difference if the engine is cold or warm. there is an extremely strong fuel odor in the passenger cabin, so much so that windows m...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Sandy, OR
Extremely strong smell of gasoline inside cabin area. to the point where windows all have to be rolled down, scared that car may explode. noticed that it is worse on cold days moreso than on hot days. i have also noticed what looks to be ga...
2005 SUBARU WRX in Fort Wayne, IN
Normal city and highway commuting. while traveling on the highway vehicle had a violent drop in speed , and a metal clanking noise. was heard. the engine died, as a result lost power steering. i managed to safely bring the car to a stop...
2005 SUBARU WRX in Fort Wayne, IN
Normal city and highway commuting. while traveling on the highway vehicle had a violent drop in speed , and a metal clanking noise. was heard. the engine died, as a result lost power steering. i managed to safely bring the car to a stop...
2005 SUBARU WRX in Fort Wayne, IN
Under normal city driving and highway commuting the transmission and clutch pedal stopped delivering power on the highway. i managed to safely get off the highway and had the car towed to dealership. dealer refused to cover worn clutch und...
2005 SUBARU WRX in Fort Wayne, IN
Under normal city driving and highway commuting the transmission and clutch pedal stopped delivering power on the highway. i managed to safely get off the highway and had the car towed to dealership. dealer refused to cover worn clutch und...
2002 SUBARU WRX in San Ramon, CA
2002 subaru wrx sedan. strong fuel smell comes from passenger side of the engine compartment. a minor fuel leak occurs occasionally during cold weather. took it to subaru dealer but they could not reproduce the leak since the weather warmed...
2003 SUBARU WRX in Cincinnati, OH
Driver side floor mat will not stay in metal rod designed to keep the mat from going forward. mat slides underneath the petals and has worn the upholstery on the floor as well. problem has not been fixed as i do not have the money to get ...
2005 SUBARU WRX in Federal Way, WA
There is a clunking noise at slow speed coming from the rear of the car. a lot of owner in the internet forums are having the same problem. this problem seemed to be the strut going bad after couple thousand miles.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Sammamish, WA
During some cold weather of about 20 farenheit i recently i smelled a strong gasoline smell in the cabin of the vehicle. at first i thought it was the vehicle cold start emissions, but it continued after a long drive (60 minutes) and was mo...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Emmitsburg, MD
On my 2002 subaru impreza wrx sedan whenever i go over a bump or imperfection in the road (no matter how big or small) the abs kicks in and if i hit the brakes directly afterwards the pedal goes to the floor and i have severely weak breaks ...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Mclean, VA
I own a 2002 subaru wrx. in feb. 2007 i started the car and strong gasoline smell entered the cabin. i searched the internet and found that this is a well know defect in the 2002 model when starting in cold weather. the dealer knew the t...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Plantation, FL
During the winter, our 2002 wrx has smelled like exhaust or raw fuel in the cabin of the vehicle. we took the vehicle into surbaru and were told the rubber fuel line shrinks when the temperature drops and fuel leaks. they did a notice, bu...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Hoboken, NJ
Beginning in the winter of 2003- 2004 (i bought the car in june of 2003), i would clearly smell gasoline whenever i turned my car on in cold weather (below 40 degrees or so). the smell would remain for a little while. i never really thoug...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Avon, IN
Strong fuel smell after vehicle start up. this had been getting progressively worse over time (around 1 month). took vehicle in to service and discovered fuel leaking under the intake manifold from the injector rails. fuel was spilling o...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Okemos, MI
Raw fuel smell from engine compartment comes into cabin of vehicle when outside temperature is lower than 20 degrees f.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Dallas, TX
Raw fuel smell coming from engine area.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Harvest, AL
2002 subaru impreza wrx wagon. when ambient temperature falls below freezing, the fuel line in the engine compartment leaks fuel onto the engine. the leaking fuel vapor enters the interior of the automobile in great quantity, causing a sa...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Chico, CA
My 2002 model impreza wrx-2.0l experiences a fuel smell in cold weather. took it to dealer courtesy motors subaru-chico ca. the service manager said he didn't smell anything so i left mad, but i left. since then, subaru has issued a technic...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Laflin, PA
Smell of raw gas fumes in the passenger compartment of vehicle and under the hood of the vehicle at temperatures below freezing. took the car to the dealer and they quoted a $500.00 estimate to "repair leaking fuel lines below manifold". th...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Laflin, PA
Smell of raw gas fumes in the passenger compartment of vehicle and under the hood of the vehicle at temperatures below freezing. took the car to the dealer and they quoted a $500.00 estimate to "repair leaking fuel lines below manifold". th...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Indianapolis, IN
Strong smell of fuel during cold weather operation. i have taken the vehicle to the subaru dealer. the dealer reported a fuel line was visibly leaking fuel
2002 SUBARU WRX in Oley, PA
I have just purchased a 2002 subaru impreza wrx, upon driving home i was extremely light headed and very sleepy i also noticed the pungent smell of raw fuel, after driving home with the windows open in 30 degree weather i did some research ...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Owings Mills, MD
There is a very strong raw fuel smell inside the car often. this occurs most of the time when the temperature is below freezing. after researching, many others are having the exact same problem.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Carmel, IN
Fuel line leakage in engine compartment during cold weather, producing raw fuel fumes in the passenger cabin.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Colchester, CT
My 2002 subaru wrx smells of gas fumes (inside the cabin) after a cold start. the heating system seems to make the smell even worse. the smell / fumes make me concerned about my health.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Yardley, PA
Strong fuel smell inside car. possible leak.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Madison, NJ
My subaru wrx 2002 started giving off a strong fuel odor when temperature was really low. this continued for over 10 days. on investigation using the internet, this turned out to be a well-documented defect, reported by large numbers of oth...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Ithaca, NY
2002 subaru wrx sport wagon (1) in very cold weather, (2) smell of raw gas fumes enters passenger compartment, causing potential environmental, safety and health hazard. (3) situation is covered by 2003 subaru technical service bulletin...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Severna Park, MD
During the cold period last week, my 2002 subaru impreza wrx had a very strong smell of raw gas. subaru has issued a tsb # 09-36-03 dated 4/01/03 acknowledging the problem and has a repair kit specifically designed to fix the problem. this...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Severna Park, MD
During the cold period last week, my 2002 subaru impreza wrx had a very strong smell of raw gas. subaru has issued a tsb # 09-36-03 dated 4/01/03 acknowledging the problem and has a repair kit specifically designed to fix the problem. this...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Middletown, MD
Failure: gasoline leak onto hot engine, strong smell of raw fuel in cabin. this failure, the events leading to it (cold weather), and the consequences are described in subaru's tsb #09-36-03 from 04-01-03. in my case, my wife and i were d...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Wilmington, DE
1) strong odor of gasoline noticed in engine compartment and interior. 2) subaru dealer determined fuel lines were leaking under intake manifold. leaking fuel in an engine compartment is always an extreme fire risk. the wrx has three pos...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Nashua, NH
My 2002 subaru wrx suffered the cold start fuel leak problem described in the tsb (fuel rails). vehicle was purchased used from dealership, but dealer did not address the problem while vehicle was still under warranty.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Cedar Knolls, NJ
Severe fuel smell in and around vehicle when temperature is below 30 degrees fahrenheit. not a safe situation as i need to heat the car up to bring my infant to daycare. possible detrimental effects to infant's respiratory system as well....
2003 SUBARU WRX in Roselle, IL
I own a 2003 subaru impreza wrx wagon. on cold mornings (like today: 3f), there is a raw fuel smell in the passenger compartment. i've talked to other impreza owners that have experienced the same problem, apparently there is a design flaw ...
2003 SUBARU WRX in Indianapolis, IN
Raw fuel smell in passenger compartment of 2003 subaru impreza wrx, a known problem on 2002 subaru impreza wrx with fuel pipes/hoses/clamps. dealers deny there is a problem for 2003 models.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Old Town, ME
I live in maine and in cold weather my my 2002 subaru impreza wrx leaks fuel from a fuel line on the passenger side of the vehicle. subaru of america has issued a technical service bulletin for this problem.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Old Town, ME
I live in maine and in cold weather my my 2002 subaru impreza wrx leaks fuel from a fuel line on the passenger side of the vehicle. subaru of america has issued a technical service bulletin for this problem.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Manlius, NY
Tl* - the contact stated that there was service bulletin 09-36-03 on the 2002 subaru wrx regarding a fuel smell in cold weather. the failure, which was actually a leak in cold weather appeared when the temperature got to be 10 degre...
2003 SUBARU WRX in Columbus, NJ
Gas smell coming through air vents of 2003 subaru wrx when vehicle is stopped with outside air vents open. problem is intermittent. nhtsa has a significant number of complaints of this same problem in 2002-2003 wrx models, and a significa...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Lincoln, CA
Recently low temperatures in my area dropped to 32 degrees below zero and lower. when starting my vehicle in the morning, i smelled a strong fuel odor that came from the engine compartment as if there was a fuel leak. after running the ve...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Vancouver, WA
Subaru 2002 impreza wrx wagon raw fuel smell in cabin on cold days below 0 deg f. tsb # 09-36-03 issued on this 4/1/03 for all engine #'s prior to 673467 when they changed fuel pipe and hose sizes under the intake manifold for the 03 wrx'...
2002 SUBARU WRX in Bangor, ME
Have notice a strong fuel smell when temperatures drop below freezing in my 2002 subaru imprezza wrx.
2002 SUBARU WRX in Moore, OK
Very strong odor of fuel in cabin.
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