Car dies after adding gas

Tiny
CFREESE1977
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  • 2006 KIA OPTIMA
  • 6 CYL
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 99,000 MILES
Every time I add gas to my car it will die. Other than that it drives ok.
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Thursday, August 25th, 2011 AT 2:02 AM

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Tiny
RASMATAZ
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Check the fuel pressure if its within specs and also have the evaporative emission control system check
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Thursday, August 25th, 2011 AT 3:01 AM
Tiny
KHLOW2008
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Is the Check Engine Light indicating.

Have the EVAP system checked.
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Thursday, August 25th, 2011 AT 1:08 PM
Tiny
M_H_RITZEL
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Old school basics, the car runs fine until you put gas in it, think about it that there may be sentaments in the tank that get stired up when you fuel up. Try using a additive to try to get rid of anything like water and sentaments in the tank.
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Monday, February 26th, 2018 AT 7:55 AM

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