Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: The fuel gauge pointer does not move to "F" when refueling
The fuel gauge needle will not move to "F" position when refueling.
1.OBSERVE FUEL GAUGE
Does it take a long time for the pointer to move to FULL position?
2.IDENTIFY FUELING CONDITION
Was the vehicle fueled with the ignition switch ON?
3.OBSERVE VEHICLE POSITION
Is the vehicle parked on an incline?
4.OBSERVE FUEL GAUGE POINTER