Your car is completely empty on gas but the gas splashes back out when you try to fill it?

How to fix a car that will not take Gas the pump keeps shutting off

Cars & Vehicles
Fuel and Fuel Intake

You have a vapor lock, perhaps caused by the car's evaporative system. Often just pulling out the pump nozzle and putting it in at a different angle, half way in, or slowing the flow will do the trick. Avoid topping off when you fill up your tank.

Fuel Spews Out After Fuel Pump Shuts Off

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