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For some reason the gas cap on my 83 280ZX won't come off. The cap is not locked, it just turns but can not be removed

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In the cap there is a clicker to stop you over tightening the cap if this goes as it been turned around and blunt its cogs the cap will not come off, you need to get a blade of a large flat screwdriver and try and get it in the gap between the cap and tank top and twist and turn the cap at same time.

Posted on May 15, 2017

Testimonial: "Thanks for your suggestion. I was able to get the cap off by inserting the key and turn the cap. As I mentioned the cap was not locked."

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