[T3] Oooh that Smell!
dave at hallvw.clara.co.uk
Thu Dec 1 19:16:53 PST 2011
It might be getting in at the back of the main heat exchangers. The end
clamp on the shrouding can cover a hole and be hard to spot until you poke
it. A small hole there might be directing the fumes away from the heat
exchanger until the air-flow changes.
UK VW Type 3&4 Club
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[mailto:type3-vwtype3.org-bounces at lists.vwtype3.org] On Behalf Of Keith Park
Sent: 02 December 2011 01:08
To: type3 at vwtype3.org
Subject: [T3] Oooh that Smell!
Well im in my last days driving the square and using the engine heat Im
getting an exaust smell. The muffler and connections look and sound tight
BUT, its odd. I only get the smell when the heat is on and ONLY when making
a turn. Not a turn in the roadway but at intersections, eather right or
left turn I feel a breeze across the face and I smell it. but not when
starting up straight.
The seals in the car are all tight, its just odd WHEN I get it, driving
along I seldom smell anything.
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