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Old February 10th, 2014, 12:59 AM
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Fuel Cap removal?

soo.. I broke my key for the fuel cap .. and need to get some fuel into it..
any ideas on how i can open her up to replace the cap with a new key set?


thank you in advance.
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Old February 10th, 2014, 01:10 AM
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Old February 10th, 2014, 07:42 AM
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Yours didn't come with two keys? Damn overseas vendors!! Seriously...good luck with the removal!
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Old February 10th, 2014, 11:28 PM
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This happened to me on a short roadtrip and I was nearly out of gas. Put a flathead screwdriver into the key slot and hit it with my palm and turned it, and it worked.
Went back to my usual service station I'd been at earlier that day and they had my keys, and guess what it still locks and unlocks like it did before I messed with it.
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Old February 10th, 2014, 11:48 PM
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Awesome video! Good to know! I never considered how they worked, but it makes complete sense now...
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