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Takes a long time to fuel up ,dispencer will keep shutting off. like it is not venting

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Your charcoal evap. canister is full of gas from overfilling the tank.
It must be replaced - as fumes are not escaping and shutting off the pump with back pressure.

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You're right, its not venting. There could be anything stuck in there, leaves are likely culprits this time of year.

The other possibility is, if the vehicle has been in an accident, the fuel fill pipe going from your tank to you gas filler hole is kinked.

If you have a kinked line get it replaced. If you have a clogged vent try to either pull it out if you can reach it with tweazers, **** it out with a vaccuum, or blow it into the tank with a high pressure air hose. Blowing it would be the last choice for obvious reasons but regardless of what it is your fuel pumps filter should catch it and keep it from being sucked into your fuel lines.

Posted on Nov 13, 2009

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