Refuelling

Opening/closing the fuel filler flap and refuelling

Updated 7/23/2018

The fuel tank is fitted with a coverless fuel filler system.

Opening/closing the fuel filler flap

The car must be unlocked for the fuel filler flap to be opened.

P5-1507 Fuel filler flap side indicator

In the driver display, the arrow next to the tank symbol indicates which side of the car the fuel filler flap is located.

Open the fuel filler flap with a gentle press on the rear of the flap.

After refuelling is finished - close the flap with a gentle press.

Refuelling at a petrol station

P5-1617-S90-capless fuel filler pipe

Refuelling is carried out as follows.

Open the fuel filler flap.

Choose fuel that is approved for use in the car. See information on approved fuels in the sections on "Petrol" and "Diesel" respectively.

Insert the pump nozzle in the fuel filler opening. The filler pipe has two opening caps. The pump nozzle must be pushed past both caps before refuelling is started.

Do not overfill the tank but fill until the pump nozzle cuts out the first time.

The tank is full.

Note

Overfilled fuel in the tank can overflow in hot weather.

Filling with a fuel can

Only applies to a car with diesel engine.

When filling with a fuel can, use the funnel located under the floor hatch in the cargo area.

Open the fuel filler flap.

Insert the funnel in the fuel filler opening. The filler pipe has two opening caps. The funnel's pipe must be pushed past both caps before filling can be started.

Label

Never use the fuel-driven heater when the car is in a filling station area.

P5-1617-S90-fuel lid sticker

Decal on the inside of the fuel filler flap.


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