Pre-driving checks and adjustments
built-in safety valve needed for proper
. Never pour fuel into the throttle body to
attempt to start your vehicle.
. Do not fill a portable fuel container in
the vehicle or trailer. Static electricity
— Always place the container on the
ground when filling.
— Do not use electronic devices when
— Keep the pump nozzle in contact
with the container while you are
— Use only approved portable fuel
containers for flammable liquid.
. If fuel is spilled on the vehicle body,
flush it away with water to avoid paint
. Insert the cap straight into the fuel-filler
tube, then tighten until the fuel-filler cap
function indicator light (MIL) to illumi-
because the fuel-filler cap is loose or
light does not turn off
after a few driving trips, have the vehicle
. The LOOSE FUEL CAP warning will appear
if the fuel-filler cap is not properly
Turn the cap counterclockwise to remove.