310-00A Fuel System - General Information - 1.6L Duratec-16V Ti-VCT (88kW/120PS) - Sigma 2014 Fiesta
General Procedures Procedure revision date: 05/7/2013

Fuel Tank Draining

  1. NOTICE: Do not remove the hose clamp at the filler neck hose to fuel tank connection. The plastic tank is susceptible to damage with over torquing and or multiple re-torques.

  1. Disconnect the battery ground cable.
    Refer to: Battery Disconnect and Connect (414-01 Battery, Mounting and Cables, General Procedures).
  1. NOTE: The supplement refueling adapter is located in the luggage compartment.

    Install the supplemental refueling adapter and a length of semi-rigid fuel drain tube into the Easy Fuel ™ (capless) fuel tank filler pipe. Push the drain tube to the bottom of the filler neck to open the flapper door at the fuel tank inlet.
  1. Attach the Fuel Storage Tanker to the fuel drain hose and drain as much fuel as possible from the fuel tank, lowering the fuel level below the fuel tank inlet spout.
    Special Tool(s) : 310-102 Fuel Draining Hose , 292-00004 Fuel Tanker 100 GPM