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When I turn on the gas keeps on shutting off, I have to keep on turning on and pump gas a lot of times before I can drive car

I have to keep on doing these procedure a lot of times before I can drive car. It also shakes a little when I am at a red light.

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Have you tried a new gas filter? If a new one doesn't help, have the fuel pressure checked. It may be a failing pump.

Posted on Feb 18, 2012

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SOURCE: 99 toyo camry shuts off while driving have to keep pumping gas until it stays running

sound like a bad fuel pump.

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SOURCE: 04 chev. 1500 fuel tank will not take gas, gas

Evap vent solenoide is stuck closed. Start by replacing the valve and checking the hose to the valve for clogs...this is located between the cab of the truck and the bed of the truck on the driver side (can be seen if you look down through the crack)....If this doesn't work then check the fuel filler neck hose for kink or restriction this is the hose that goes from the gas cap to the fuel tank.

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SOURCE: when I fill-up my ford contour the gas pump keeps

The big hose that connects the gas tank to your car can handle gas about as fast as the pump will push it in. when there is back pressure in the tank it slows down the flow in this big tube which is the same as when it is full.
There is a vent on the gas tank that comes up nearly all the way to the opening you put your gas in which allows your tank to breathe propperly while filling it. (When it is working propperly.)
Either there is some contamination in this small vent tube, or (more likely) the tube is kinked or squoze shut, not allowing the tank to breathe.
Check to see if this is the case. If you havent got time to fix it right away then try putting the filler nozzle in at an angle so that the pump handle is closer to the rear, or front of the car while filling, and only pump with the handle pulled to the first click.

Posted on Aug 22, 2009

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SOURCE: Filling my gas tank the pump keeps shutting off

Its a fact the pump will kick off on some makes especially trucks. here is a hint. When filling up insert the nozzle fully and then pull it back one inch. This way it will not stop or splash back at you which some pumps do

Posted on Feb 05, 2010

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SOURCE: i have a 94 buick century it cranks but cut right

Need to pull the codes to see if the throttle position sensor is the problem,or maybe low fuel pressure,have the fuel pressure checked to make sure.

Posted on May 23, 2010

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