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GASOLINE TANK FILLER VENT IS BLOCKED

WHEN I TRY TO FILL THE GAS TANK ON A 2000 HYUNDAI, THE GAS PUMP SHUTS OFF EVERY 2 SECONDS. i have the same problem on my 99 chevy camaro i've had this car ten years, never had any problems til the other day i was on E and i couldn't put gas in it so now its sitting at home til i can afford $500 to have the dealership fix it.....this really sucks!!!!!!!!!!!! anyone have any better solutions?

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    pc302001 May 11, 2010

    What is blocked? The filler tube or the fume vent?

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You need to drop tanks and find out where blockage is and remove it! Temporarily, you can fill from a gas can, slowly so air can escape while filling! I'd at least look underneath and find out if the vent pipe to the fill neck is crimped anywhere.

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