Exhaust Odors

Phil Rose pjrose at frontiernet.net
Tue Feb 24 09:41:56 PST 2009

At 11:48 PM -0500 2/23/09, PeterBergin at aol.com wrote:
>Might be an oil or PS fluid leak vaporizing on something hot and getting
>sucked in through the hvac.

Commonly, tranny fluid leaks onto a catalytic conv. from either one 
of the front differential (output shaft) seals. With a slow leak you 
could be smelling the fumes from that long before drips appear on the 
garage floor.


Phil Rose.....Rochester, NY USA
'06 A3q 3.2 V6 (5K, silver)
'91 200q	(156K, Lago blue)
Gone to Audi Valhalla:
'91 200q   (Tornado red)
'89 100 (Bamboo gold)

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