Can you leave your car on while pumping gas?
This is a common question that many people ask themselves. The answer, however, is not as simple as it seems. In fact, there are quite a few factors to consider before making this decision and the following article will discuss them all so that you can make an informed choice when deciding whether or not to turn off your car while pumping gas. The first question that you need to ask yourself is: are there other people around?
If so, then it’s best to turn your car off.
The reason for this is because if the pump stops working while fueling and the attendant has not yet noticed (when they do eventually notice, they will most likely accuse you of turning off the pump), then gas could go flying all over as a result.
However, some attendants may stop pumping once they hear their equipment stop working; in these cases, leaving your car on might be okay but make sure that he or she cannot see what happens next. Another factor to consider is whether or not someone else needs access to your vehicle when you’re done with using the fuel station. This can