Ford Focus manuals

Ford Focus Owners Manual: Fuel filler flap

WARNINGS:

Take care when refuelling to avoid spilling any residual fuel from the fuel nozzle.

Do not use any kind of flames or heat near the fuel system. The fuel system is under pressure. There is a risk of injury if the fuel system is leaking.

CAUTION:

If you use a high pressure spray to wash your vehicle, only spray the fuel filler flap briefly from a distance not less than 20 centimetres (8 inches).


Press the flap to open it. Open the flap fully until it engages.

When you insert the fuel nozzle, a spring loaded inhibitor will open if the correct size nozzle is detected. This will prevent filling up with the wrong fuel.

WARNING:

Stop refuelling after the fuel nozzle stops the second time. Additional fuel will fill the expansion space in the fuel tank which could lead to fuel overflowing. Fuel spillage could be hazardous to other road users.


Insert the fuel nozzle up to and including the first notch on the nozzle. Keep it resting on the cover of the fuel pipe opening.

WARNING:

We recommend that you wait at least 10 seconds before removing the fuel nozzle to allow any residual fuel to drain into the fuel tank.


Slightly raise the fuel nozzle to remove it.

A funnel is located in the glove box. Use this when refilling with a fuel can.

Catalytic converter
WARNING: Do not park or idle your vehicle over dry leaves, dry grass or other combustible materials. The exhaust will radiate a considerable amount of heat during use, and after you have switch ...

Refuelling
CAUTION: Do not attempt to start the engine if you have filled the fuel tank with the incorrect fuel. This could damage the engine. Have the system checked by a properly trained technician imme ...

More about Ford Focus:

Ford Focus Selector Lever Cable
Selector Lever Cable — Partial Zero Emissions Vehicle (PZEV)   Item Part Number Description 1 W700069 Battery tray nuts (3 required) 2 10723 Battery tray 3 14A169 Engine wiring harness retainer 4 14A464 Mas ...

© 2016-2019 Copyright www.ffguide.net