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Jellied mouth of a fuel tank

Do not forget to suppress the engine and at all do not smoke at removal of a cover of a jellied mouth of a fuel tank!


    The hatch of a jellied mouth of a fuel tank is located with the equipped folding cover on the right board of the car directly over an arch of a back wheel.
    For opening of the hatch pull up the lever close to a driver's seat on the right below.
    At refusal of operation of the device of unlocking of the lock of the hatch it is necessary to remove a slip from the right lateral panel of an upholstery of a luggage compartment and to pull back the handle located under it.

Put on gloves not to cut a hand when unlocking lock manually.

    Open the hatch and slowly turn a cover of a jellied mouth counter-clockwise, having dumped pressure of fuel evaporations in a tank, - if the cover froze to a mouth, slightly обстучите its hammer with soft the brisk.

In some executions the cover can be equipped with the special push-button valve, allowing to carry out dumping of superfluous pressure in a tank.

    For closing of a jellied mouth turn a cover clockwise before ratchet operation.

Leaky closing of a cover can lead to operation of a control lamp of refusals (MIL) with record of the DTC code corresponding to a mistake «Insignificant leaks in system of catching of fuel evaporations (EVAP)» in memory of onboard system of self-diagnostics (OBD), - on the expiration of some time the lamp should go out, otherwise it is necessary to address on HUNDRED for performance of procedures of reading of DTC and cleaning of memory of the OBD processor.