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Fuel fill issue

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Hi all. Know I posted this somewhere but I cannot find it. I find GM in general but not Cadillac.

I try to fuel my 97 Deville and all it does it keep kicking off the nozzle. It took me forever to pump 18 gallons the other night. I ended up barely squeezing the trigger just enough to get it to flow otherwise it would just pop.

It has done this before at the beginning of the season but seems to improve throughout the season. Well this year I want to figure it out. IIRC the canister is at the left rear somewhere. I had the tank down when I replaced the fuel pump module and there was nothing obvious there. I know I am not the only one that has had the issue. This is the first cadillac I have run into this issue with. Not sure if it is the vent solenoid, hose, canister... Hopefully just a blockage in a hose somewhere. 

Thanks all. 


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I occasionally get an early click-off if I'm fueling and the gas nozzle is at an up and down (12 o'clock/6 o'clock) position; if I tilt the nozzle to about 10 o'clock/4 o'clock my fill usually does  a lot better.  Certain nozzles, also,  seem to be more prone to doing this (if you typically fuel up at the same station, same nozzle, try a different one).  This happens (sometimes) on my '04 Olds Bravada as well as my '17 XT5.  Hope this helps; may or may not be your problem.

Edited by cdgrinci

Chuck

'17 XT5, '04 Bravada........but still lusting for that '69 Z-28

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I get my gas at the same company but many different locations. It only happens with this car. I have multiple vehicles and this is the only one.

Thanks for posting


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