2013-2014 Cayenne – Manual

2013-2014 Cayenne – Manual

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A worn or damaged pump nozzle may not open the Misfueling Safeguard Assistant in some cases.

  • Try to turn the pump nozzle in the filler neck or use another pump.

The Misfueling Safeguard Assistant does not open when refueling using a fuel can.

  • You can work around this by topping up the diesel slowly.

Risk of engine damage and/or damage to the fuel system and a costly repair not covered by the New Vehicle Limited Warranties if diesel fuel with a higher concentration of sulfur than ULSD (Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel) is used.

  • Only use ULSD (Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel) ASTM-D-975 (grade 2).
  • Always exercise great care to avoid misfueling.

Emergency unlocking of the filler flap
If the electrical unlocking mechanism is faulty, the filler flap can be opened as follows:

  • Pull emergency release strap behind the right luggage compartment trim panel.
    The filler flap pops open.

Fuel Can

Transporting Filled Fuel Containers
If the fuel can is damaged in an accident and fuel escapes, it could ignite or explode.

  • Do not carry a fuel can on journeys.
  • Observe the relevant laws which prohibit fuel transport.

Fuel Container Vapor Hazard
Vapors from the fuel are hazardous to health.

  • Do not carry a fuel can in the occupant compartment.

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