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Only accepts small amount of fuel at a time spits it back.

Only accepts small amount...

Only accepts small amount of fuel at a time spits it back

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

Every thing else works fine and no check engine lights

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Jeep?

2009 patriot 2.4 4 cyl. manual transmission

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Patriot yourself? What have you tried so far?

Have done nothing problem just started owned vehicle since new

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Vehicle has 120.000 miles and runs well just will not take fuel

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2 possibilities.

1. fuel inlet line has a restriction??

2. canister vent valve stuck closed. this is the most common issue.

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