My Ford Focus Gas Cap Won't Stay On

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My Ford Focus Gas Cap Won't Stay On
Match the ridges of the gas cap to the gas tank to prevent the cap from falling off. (Nick M Do/Photodisc/Getty Images)

The Ford Focus is a compact car introduced in 1999 and currently in production. The fuel tank is closed using a fuel filler cap and fuel filler door. Closure of the gas tank prevents fuel vapours from entering the environment.

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    Align the tabs on the cap with the notches on the filler pipe. The notches must match up or the filler cap will not properly screw on.

  2. 2

    Turn the cap clockwise ¼ of a turn until you hear a click.

  3. 3

    Close the fuel door.

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