When the ignition is on, the fuel gage tells you about
how much fuel you have remaining.
A chime will sound and the check gages warning light
will come on when your fuel level is low. FUEL
LEVEL LOW will appear on the DIC display. See Check
Gages Warning Light on page 3-39, “Fuel Range”
under DIC Controls and Displays on page 3-44, and
DIC Warnings and Messages on page 3-48 for
Here are four things that some owners ask about. None
of these show a problem with your fuel gage:
At the gas station, the gas pump shuts off before
the gage reads full.
It takes a little more or less fuel to ﬁll up than the
gage indicated. For example, the gage may have
indicated the tank was half full, but it actually took a
little more or less than half the tank’s capacity to
ﬁll the tank.
The gage moves a little when you turn a corner or
The gage doesn’t go back to empty when you turn
off the ignition.