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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-09-2019, 10:33 PM Thread Starter
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Exclamation Fuel cap door...

Something I almost learned the hard way:

There is a locking mechanism on that fuel cap door which activates when the vehicle is locked.

I didn't know this and thought the vehicle gas cap was always click open/click close.

Thank goodness I did not put more force into trying to open that door!

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But if you are standing next to it, with key start, and push it, it will open.
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My LX is key start and the only way you can press and open the gas door is if the doors are unlocked just like what it says in the owner's manual.
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