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Fuel tank door stuck


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Hi, the door to my fuel tank is stuck and I'm on empty. When I press on the door it won't release (all doors are unlocked). I also tried pulling the red release tab in the trunk and that's not working either. I'm thinking if I remove the lining in the trunk I might be able to get to the release mechanism and open it.

Seems like this is a pretty common problem based on my google search. Has anyone dealt with this before and do you have any advice on fixing it? If not, wish me luck..


***update I got it to open like 5 minutes after posting this lol. I think I had to press the unlock button on my keys again after pulling the release tab. Would still be curious to know if anyone has had this problem/if you were able to get the actuator replaced under warranty
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