Honda Accord: Fuel Fill Pipe Removal/Installation - Fuel Supply System - Fuel and Emissions - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Fuel Fill Pipe Removal/Installation

1. Drain the fuel tank (see page 11-309).

2. Remove the fuel fill cap.

3. Remove the left rear wheel.

4. Remove the fuel fill pipe cover (A).

5. Disconnect the quick-connect fittings (A) (see-page


5. Disconnect the quick-connect fittings (A) (see-page .1.1-314) (and on all models except PZEV, disconnect the fuel fill tube (B) from the fuel fill pipe. Slide back the clamp, then twist the hose as you pull to avoid damaging them).

All models except PZEV

PZEV model


PZEV model

S. Remove the fuel fill pipe (C).


S. Remove the fuel fill pipe (C).

7. Install the parts in the reverse order of removal.

NOTE; Before connecting the fuel fill pipe and quick-connect fitting, check for dirt, and clean it if needed, taking care not to damage the fuel fill pipe and other parts.

8. After installing the parts, measure the clearance (A) between the fuel filler pipe cover (B) and the left rear damper spring outline (C) at a point 5.9 in (150 mm) to 8.2 in (210 mm) from the left rear damper spring base (D). Make sure the clearance (A) is more than 0.81 in (20.7 mm).

NOTE: To measure the clearance, raise the vehicle on the lift.

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