my 1996 taurus has a very strong gas smell coming from engine i had auto zone read the check engine light an they gave me a code po430 it said it was bank 2 catalyst system efficiency below threshold one where is it located and would give a very strong gas smell it sounds like a fuel injector an i dont know about auto zone they said try fuel injector cleaner in my gas tank please help.thankyou nibroc1

Asked by Nov 30, 2017 at 04:24 PM about the Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1996 ford taurus very very strong gas smell engine code was po430  auto zone
read engine code an it said catalyst system efficiency bank 2 below threshold i
was told to try fuel injector cleaner in gas tank what & where is it located to me
it sounds like a bad injector please help    thank you nibroc1

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Could be any of three things. Exhaust leak, bad O2 sensor on that bank or your cats. By bet is an exhaust leak. Is the exhaust louder than normal?

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