How to Know Which Side of Your Car the Fuel Tank on is Located ?

Your are in a car, you want to fill the fuel tank of car by going to fuel filling station, you have no idea which side of the car fuel tank is located. Then generally car driver try to get down of the car and find which side fuel tank is located.

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But you can know fuel tank side of your car instantly without even stepping out of your car, by just looking at the fuel meter on your dashboard.

Small arrow beside fuel tank symbol on fuel meter indicates the side of fuel tank of your vehicle.

Here’s how the fuel meters of different vehicles Chevy Cobalt, Jeep Cherokee, Infiniti Q50, Infiniti G35, and Nissan Centra look like.
fuel-meter-arrow-indication

See the below video demonstration, explains this signal in detail.


Vinodh Reddy is an Editor-in-chief of ME Mechanical. He holds Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree in Mechanical Engineering from BITS-Pilani. He also writes for vrcworks.net and EduGeneral.

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