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The smell that you are getting is a result of your fuel jets are blocked with a foreign body, check your fuel jets. Depending on the age of your vehicle they will need to be replaced.

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the smell is caused by unburnt fuel leaving the engine as you are cranking it nuthing to do with blocked fuel jets. if fuel jets are blocked, you wont get fuel at all. u might check condition of battery to ensure engine is cranking at correct speed . if battery is low, engine takes more cranking to start hence the fuel being lost .

i think u need to change the O2 sensor in this case.check the air filter if it is bad.

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