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post #1 of 5 Old 06-17-2017, 04:01 AM Thread Starter
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Fuel door not opening

Anybody have this problem , the fuel door is not opening ? To open the fuel door I have to pull the cable with my two fingers !!
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Are you using the fuel door opener by your passenger door next to the hood release?

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Yes there s both bonnet opener and near the fuel door opener ! It seems like the cable is too long or needs some settings
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Is the door dead free? If not spray the hinges with some WD40 as there is just a tiny spring to flick it open.

Currently CX5 SportNav 2.2 diesel automatic and AWD.
Formerly CX3 SportNav 1.5 diesel automatic and AWD.

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The spring is ok and the door pin is all with factory white grease , with the door lever from inside it is not pulling enough so I need there is some setting from the door pin . Next Wednesday Im going back to the dealer to resolve the problem I hope so..
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