Having problems with your 2006 Ford Escape ?
While filling the gas tank the pump clicks off constantly, takes a long time to get gas in vehical
Typical **** Ford design. Try rotating the bowser nozzle (in the filler hole while fueling) to 3 o'clock or 6 o'clock or 9 o'clock, or even upside down if necc. Or you can try pulling the trigger part-open instead of 'flat-chat' (fast fill) Problem common to 5-10% of cars, good luck.
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While filling the gas tank the pump clicks off constantly, takes a long time to get gas in vehical
Typical **** Ford design. Try rotating the bowser nozzle (in the filler hole while fueling) to 3 o'clock or 6 o'clock or 9 o'clock, or even upside down if necc. Or you can try pulling the trigger part-open instead of 'flat-chat' (fast fill) Problem c ... 2006 Ford Escape
Having difficulty filling the gas tank. The gas pump keep shutting off when filling the gas tank. It appears that the check valve in the gas tank fill pipe is not workinig properly thus restricting the flow of gas into the tank. It now takes a long time to fill the gas tank. The van has about 98,000 miles on it. Would like to know if this is a common problem on these vans?
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When my fuel runs low, approximately 1/4 tank, my car acts as if it's out of gas and dies. I originally thought broken gauge; obvious, right? However, when I filled it up; it didn't take a full tank. Sometimes I'm able to put in 12 gallons; while other times it 'runs out' after only 9 gallons. Either way, it's a 15 gallon tank. I used to be able to get 400 miles out of a fill-up, easy. Now, I find myself filling-up every 240; to avoid being stranded. I've checked for bulges in the tank,
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It takes a long time for me to fill up my tank on my 2003 Elantra. THe gas pump nozzle is in the tank but the pump keeps clicking and I have to keep pushing it until it fills. What is the Problem??
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My fuel gage show never show the right amount of gas in the tank. what needs to be done. I was told to take the battery switches off. will that work . i fill the tank and it show full for about 2 mile and then it goes below (full), it will get to almost to half tank and then it is back up to full or 3/4 all the time. never less. it makes me nervous. help
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When I release the gas cap to fill it, there is alot of pressure that bleeds off. Then the gas won't go in not even really slow. When Ido manage to get gas in the tank it will crank for a very long time befor it will start. Can anyone help me with this problem? Thanks Mistyann
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2005 mustang, when filling with gas, the pump nozzel shuts off. I can hear the fill pipe gurgle then the pump shuts off. it will only take 15 cents worth of gas at a time. when your trying to put $ 20.00 of gas in it takes a long time. Ive tried turnig the nozzel in differt directions, shaking the car as its filling, I also went to 4 differnt gas stations but nothing works.
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\015\012Hi, the seal on the cap can be rotten causing condensation keeping the gas tank filled or at least above half is the best to do for any car.A bad seal on the gas cap could allow water to get in down the tank... ... 2004 Mazda Tribute
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My 02 Saturn Sl2 doesn't like to start sometimes if I let the gas get below a quarter tank and then fill it up. I know it's a fuel problem, I changed the filter and pump and cleaned the injectors. The only thing I can think of is that there is rust or dirt or something in the gas tank and when the gas gets low it is sucked up and stops the car from getting fuel. Usually after a few minutes and a few times starting the car and revving it works fine. My question is how much would it cost to pull t
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Every time that I get gas in my 2006 Jeep Wrangler I have problems. Several times the gas pump has not shut off when the tank is full resulting in gas pouring out. Usually the opposite happens, the gas pump shuts off long before the tank is full.
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I am having problems. I just bought a 1990 pontiac 6000 le with a 3.1 V6. Yesterday, I test drove it and it drove like a champ. When I was taking it home it stopped running. Found out it was getting gas. Replaced the fuel filter and it started right up. Drove great until today. Going to get gas(to finally fill the gas tank) the car wouldnt start back up after getting the gas. Im getting the gas to the engine but it wont catch.Any suggestions?
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I had an EGR valve sticking and replaced it after it read up on a computer reading! the truck runs fine but it had sat for 2 1/2 years before i bought it. has dual tanks and the front tank has gas in it from sitting the whole time. rear tank is the one i use. But.... when i drive it shakes real bad, like its missing with overdrive off, and also when i take off from a light. it also makes the sound from the motor that it's not getting gas and wants to die when i take off. check engine light
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Cant fill up 92 jeep yj gas tank. Ok till around $15 dollars and then the gas starts to spit out, like its full. Have to trickle the gas in very slowly inorder for it to not spit back or react like the tank is full and click the gas nozzle off. Takes 1/2 hour to get $35 of gas into the tank which is never more than a little bit than half full. Thanks Steve
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