2005 SANTA FE - ENGINE DIES AFTER FUELING UP

Asked by Feb 06, 2016 at 11:15 AM about the 2005 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

AFTER FILLING UP FUEL TANK ENGINE WILL START BUT QUICKLY DIES
OUT. NEED TO REV ENGINE ABOVE 1000RPM FOR ONLY 5-10 SECONDS
TO KEEP RUNNING.

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Sounds like the purge valve for the EVAP system is stuck open. This can allow gasoline to be forced into the engine and cause flooding. HTH. -Jim

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