How do I open the gas tank on a Honda Civic 2016?

How can I open the gas tank on a Honda? I’m renting a Honda Civic while on vacation and I noticed the car was low on gas. Since I don’t personally own a Honda, I’m not sure how to open the gas tank. I can’t find a lever anywhere.

Answer
Renting a car is very convenient when on vacation, but it can certainly be confusing to understand how to use an unfamiliar vehicle. Don’t worry, you’re not missing anything! The 2016 Honda Civic doesn’t have a lever to open the gas tank. To open it, follow these:
  • Step 1: Make sure the car is parked on the correct side of the gas pump. If you are unsure, step out of the vehicle and check. Another handy tip is to look at the dashboard and fuel icon. Whatever direction the arrow is pointing on the gas icon is where the fuel tank is located.
  • Step 2: Once you are on the proper side, turn off your vehicle. Step out of the car and head to where the gas tank is.
  • Step 3: Gently push and release on the right bottom corner of the gas tank door. This will open the gas tank door, so you’re ready to refuel!
Driving around in an unfamiliar location often leads to unexpected situations, so to have peace of mind, consider using Jerry to ensure you have the best possible car insurance coverage.
Jerry is a car insurance comparison app that gathers top quotes from 50+ insurance providers in seconds! The average Jerry user saves $879 a year.
Phoebe Mah
Answered on Dec 09, 2021
thumb-up

Did this answer help you?

Ask us a question by email and we will respond within a few days.
thumb-up

Have a different question?

You can meet us at our office and discuss the details of your question.
Let Jerry’s experts help you find savings on your car insurance!
No long forms or spam · Get quotes from 40+ carriers
Find insurance savings (100% Free)
rating primary
4.7/5 Rating on App Store

Easiest way to compare and buy car insurance

√
No long forms
√
No spam or unwanted phone calls
√
Quotes from top insurance companies
Find insurance savings — it's 100% free