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I have a 2011 MKX and when I go to fill the gas tank it

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I have a 2011 MKX and when I go to fill the gas tank it keeps stopping the gas from filling. I tried 3 stations
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Lincoln
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 1 year ago.

Hi. That problem of the fuel pump shutting off is due to the fuel tank not venting while you are filling it.

Expert:  EricFromCT replied 1 year ago.

That can be caused by a stuck vent solenoid, or a blockage in the charcoal canister that treats the air that is vented from the tank before it gets released to the atmosphere.