2006 Torrent will not start after gassing up


Asked by Apr 11, 2015 at 01:04 PM about the 2006 Pontiac Torrent AWD

Question type: General

the last 3 times we have stopped for gas, the Torrent would not start.  After 15 minutes of sitting then it would start.

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you could have a bad purge solenoid. the valve may be stuck open and it floods the engine. one thing to be sure of, when fueling up don't top off the tank. as soon as the pump clicks you are done, otherwise you could be putting fuel into the evap system and causing the problem.

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