Filling the Tank
Avoid filling the tank in the rain or
where heavy dust is blowing so that
the fuel does not get contaminated.
Gasoline is extremely flammable
and can be explosive under cer-
tain conditions, creating the po-
tential for serious burns.
the ignition switch off. Do not
Make sure the area is well venti-
lated and free from any source of
flame or sparks; this includes
any appliance with a pilot light.
Never fill the tank completely to
If the tank is filled completely to
the top, heat may cause the fuel
to expand and overflow through
the vents in the tank cap.
After refueling, make sure the
tank cap is closed securely. If
gasoline is spilled on the fuel
tank, wipe it off immediately.