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Diesel smell in cabin

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Tue Nov 05 2013, 07:22am
Member No: #33092
Joined: Nov 05 2013
Location: yorkshire
2008 C4 PICASSO 1.6 hdi
As soon as the car stops there is a prominent diesel smell .Opening the bonnet does not reveal an obvious source .Any ideas?
Tue Nov 05 2013, 07:50am

Member No: #1
Joined: Aug 07 2006
Location: Northumberland
Leaking injectors, take off the engine cover and take a look, it just lifts off with a tug.

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Leaking fuel filter/injector supply pipes etc.
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