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2003 Pontiac Vibe GT. Takes for ever to fill the gas tank. I can hear the gas backing up after about a half a gallon. I've seen this problem on the web but no solutions yet. Thanks John

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I think there may be a kink or pinch in the hose connecting the gas tank to the filler cap assembly. you will want to get under your car right under the gas cap door where you would fill up and check the hoses mainly the large one while not ignoring the smaller one which is for ventilation of your gas tank and just make sure that those hoses are not too long causing the hose to crimp somewhere in the middle obstructing the flow of gas to the tank. hope this helps. goodluck!

Posted on Apr 11, 2011

  • honda811 Jun 05, 2011

    Was there a solution to the slow fill issue? I have an 03 Vibe that just started doing the same thing! Email is

  • Melissa Wildey
    Melissa Wildey Dec 26, 2013

    I have a 2005 vibe and also have the same problem- actually took it to the dealer and they supposedly fixed it - not, still having the same problem.



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