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2004 hyundai accent. trouble filling gas tank

When trying to fill our car with gas the gas pump nozzle shuts off 40 times from the filling pressure. I can also hear sounds of glug, glug, glug then shrooooop coming from the tank fill area when the car is idling.

Please help diagnose problem. I have a 2005 Hyundai Accent and SAME problem! I have gone to different gas stations and the gas pump will click off as if my tank is full. However I have only put in about 2 or 3 gallons when the tank was empty. Then the gas will pour back out. So, my conclusion is either someone tried messing with my tank? Or it seems there is a clog somewhere. I don't know... Any ideas?

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I have a 2005 Hyundai Accent, It is not possible to fill the tank if you are letting the petrol pump run at full speed.Trying to fill up quickly it will only build up pressure and cut off. Next time you fill up just pull the petrol pump handle half way, it will take longer to fill but you wont get the blow back. Modern petrol pumps are getting quicker all the time.Hope this helps you.

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The fill tube for the fuel tank is either clogged with something or the anti-siphon feature (what stops people from stealing your gas) is fouled up. The tank and fill tube have to be inspected.

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