Does a 2001 chevy silverado 1500 have a screen to keep people from syphening gas?

Asked by Mar 22, 2011 at 04:06 PM about the 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LS Extended Cab LB

Question type: General

People in my neighbor hood have reported people syphening their gas. I just want to know if my vehicle has a screen to keep them out or if i can buy something to lock the gas tank

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415

you can buy a locking gas cap for like 20 bucks at most auto parts stores.

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695

yes it does... more than likely cuz just about all newer cars have them

20

only one problem the hose between fill neck and tank can be removed or cut for easy siphon.

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335

should be a ball at the end of hose built on to the tank spout to stop any hose from entering ,,, should be

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