In general what kind of cars have the gas tank on the drivers side or other side

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User Info: xXKratosG9Xx

xXKratosG9Xx
4 years ago#1
Always wondered this. Heard something about European cars having it on the passenger side but is that true for every European car manufacturer or even specific car models? And what about Japanese and Korean?
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User Info: Kaerros

Kaerros
4 years ago#2
General rule of thumb is opposite side of the muffler

User Info: IAmTheOwlishOne

IAmTheOwlishOne
4 years ago#3
I don't think there is really any convention to it. My Cavalier has it on the passenger side, for example, but that doesn't seem to be "typical" for American vehicles. It doesn't even seem to be typical for Chevrolet either, as my dad's Chevy Venture definitely has it on the driver's side.
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IAmTheOwlishOne
4 years ago#4
From: Kaerros | #002
General rule of thumb is opposite side of the muffler


No convention other than that, I mean. Though the side of the vehicle the muffler is on could be just as arbitrary.
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User Info: r4X0r

r4X0r
4 years ago#5
Driver side. My car has dual exhaust so that kind of negates that.
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User Info: Kaerros

Kaerros
4 years ago#6
r4X0r posted...
Driver side. My car has dual exhaust so that kind of negates that.


same

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Kaerros
4 years ago#7
Semi-related: I'm annoyed it seems like every car on the road has dual exhaust now.

User Info: sredfox21

sredfox21
4 years ago#8
Dual outlet muffler at least
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User Info: RRknights17

RRknights17
4 years ago#9
My old Mustang had the gas filler on the passenger side and my TJ is on the drivers side.
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4 years ago#10
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