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Old 01-07-2002, 10:51 PM
renyf1 renyf1 is offline
94 E320
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Fairfax, VA
Posts: 437

I wish I talked to you when I first got my E320! One of the most humbling experience going to the dealer and asking how to open the gas tank. :-)

Repo man hope the tips help you out! Even if you finally get it to work...learn how to release the "fuel filler flap" manually. I was driving last year and my flap wouldn't open when I unlocked the doors. I remember the manual having something about it but when I came time to put theory into practice I couldn't figure it out. Luckily I was able to get the dealer before my gas ran and they taught me how to do it. For some unknown reason when I bought a new lock pin from FastLane the problem disappeared. It was a cheap part...maybe $5.

Let us know how it turned out.

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