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Old 07-20-2012, 07:30 PM   #11
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Wheres the vent valve?
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driver side rear fender, inside. toward the rear from the filler
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I do know for sure that when I fill up the gas pump shuts off before I expect it to. Could the problem with the jolting be related with the vent valve?
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Vapor lock in the fuel tank could cause a fuel starvation condition. Do you hear a hissing sound sometimes when you remove the fuel cap?
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Hmm, can't say that I do
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thats at least your evap problem.
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