HOW WOULD I FIX VAPOR LOCK IN MY TRUCK?

  • Tiny
  • 96fisherman
  • 1998 NISSAN FRONTIER
  • 78,000 MILES

When I open the gas cap, a lot of pressure comes out. Is there a way to get a deeper, but simple clearing of it. The truck is parked out in the midwestern heat constantly so thats the cause, but how could I get rid of it under the hood. It'd be nice because to get it out because it makes it hard to start sometimes.

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Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 AT 4:16 PM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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Vent valve may be stuck closed. Have a shop check it with a scan tool to verify.

Roy

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Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 AT 4:47 PM

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