2009-2012 Boxster – Manual

2009-2012 Boxster – Manual

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Level gage

When the ignition is on the fuel level is displayed.

  • Please see the chapter "CAPACITIES" on page 245.

If the vehicle's inclination changes (e.g. going up or downhill), minor deviations in the indication may occur.

If a small quantity of fuel is added to a nearly empty fuel tank, the fuel gage cannot measure the added fuel accurately. The "remaining range" readout will also be incorrect.

Warning light "A"
When the engine is running, the warning light of the level gage lights up if less than approx. 2.6 U.S. gallons (10 liters) of fuel remains in the tank.

Additionally, a warning is displayed in the on-board computer.

  • Fill up at the next opportunity.

To prevent damage to the emission control system and engine.

  • Never drive the tank completely out of fuel.
  • Avoid high cornering speeds after the warning lights have come on.

  • Please see the chapter "EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEM" on page 180.

If the level gage warning light flashes, there has been a system fault.

Additionally, a warning is displayed in the on-board computer.

There will then be no reserve warning.

  • To remedy the fault, go to an authorized Porsche dealer.
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