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The cap is open but wont close because the metal clasp is down to far for the cap to catch it is it cable opperated or wireing problem when the cap release button is pressed nothing happens can you buy a key opperated cap cover

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I take it ur talking about fuel filler cap.the metal pin is worked by a electic soleniod.this is access by rmoeving the boot trim and carpet and possible the light unit on the rear passenger side.a gentle tap ,or maybe takin out and cleaning may solve.the soleniod is usually a push and twist or has retaing bolt/screw.

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