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2004 Ford Taurus, hard to pump gas, from any gas station.

When attempting to put gas in my car, the pump constantly stops. It is an extremely slow process. I called the dealership, they said it could be caused by any number of things, but of course they didn't give me any specifics.

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  • Gramms1 Dec 09, 2008

    I have a 1999 Ford Taurus XL and it started this about 2 years ago. I drives me crazy to try and pump my gas. If the car wasn't paid off - I would have traded it in a long time ago!!! If anyone can help fix this - please let me know.

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