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Re: Fuel smell my Watkins 27
Even if you see no fuel in the bilge it could still be fuel laying about under the engine. Swish a couple paper towels up under there with a thin stick as a check.
Hot diesel can really vapor up and stink.
It's not explosive, it's just a stick pit.
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