Definition of filler cap in English:

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filler cap

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A cap closing the pipe leading to the petrol tank of a motor vehicle.
Example sentences
  • On the outside, all it lacks is a pair of running boards - chrome is again used to stunning effect on the wheels, door handles, filler cap and exhaust tail pipe, while bumpers and side mouldings are body-coloured.
  • The petrol filler cap was smashed on arrival, so I've emailed the vendor to see if a replacement can be provided.
  • Inside the boot is the lever for opening the fuel filler cap.

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