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Old 04-01-2012, 06:26 PM   #1
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Rotten Egg Smell from exhaust

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Just had my oil cooler replaced from and oil leak i was experiencing. Now when i drive the car i can smell exhaust more prominantly than i could before the warranty work, and when i park the car, i can smell a rotten egg smell. I tried searching the threads because i have read about others experiencing this as well, but could not find the posts. Any information anyone has would be greatly appreciated. I am thinking i have an exhaust leak, but would that cause a rotten egg smell? Please help!
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Old 04-01-2012, 06:42 PM   #2
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Gas is getting into the cats.
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Old 04-01-2012, 06:48 PM   #3
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If the exhaust leak is forward of the cats it will have a rotten egg smell. That smell is exactly why I am not a fan of running without cats.
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