Gas Tank Door - Infiniti FX Forum : FX35, FX45 and FX50 Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-17-2017, 07:02 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Posts: 3
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Gas Tank Door

Frustrated! Does anyone know how to open the gas door on the 2011 FX35 infinity. This is the second time this has happened. Luckily the firstborn time it popped open after several attempts pulling tugging pushing lifting. Now I pull up to the gas station turn the car off the doors automatically open push o. The gas tank door and stuck won't open. Use the key, push button on door nothing. Called a local a local infinity dealer simply clueless!!! Now pull out the manual and tried all techniques to open the door. Still nothing! Frustrated! Google search said something about a cargo area emergency release and I must be to frustrated to find it! Can someone tell me if the model actually has a emergency release gas button ? Or how to open the door! HELP ME PLEASE!!!'
Lesia is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-18-2017, 11:56 PM
Senior Member
 
DatMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Ottawa, ON
Posts: 10,716
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 23 Post(s)
You probably need to lube the little stick thingy that comes out to "lock" the gas door. Next time you can open your gas tank door, press the lock and unlock button several times. You should see something move. I'd go to an autoparts store and ask them what lube they'd recommend first, so you have something on hand when you're doing this...


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

2007 FX35 AWD Touring - GARMIN GVN-53 NAV mod, NAV-TV iPod music and video, PARROT MK6100, VIPER 5901 w/ SMARTSTART & GPS Tracking, Strong Strut STB, MD 5/16" Copper Iso Thermal, LMS intake w/ 3" K&N Cone, BC RACING Coilovers, GT SPEC Ladder Brace, STOPTECH SS Lines, 20" AVARUS AV1 w/ BFG KDW/2's, HAWK HPS Street Pads, 6K HIDs and 5K Fogs, LED lighting everywhere, Sport Pedals with ebrake, Escutcheon...
DatMan is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Infiniti FX Forum : FX35, FX45 and FX50 Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



  Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Gas Tank Capacity jimmy35 1st Gen (2003-2008) 13 05-09-2011 08:48 AM
Gas Tank Woes loosenut 1st Gen (2003-2008) 8 12-10-2008 08:46 AM
Gas Tank Door Problem Larz 1st Gen (2003-2008) 6 03-27-2008 10:02 PM
Gas tank size? JetBlackFx 1st Gen (2003-2008) 2 05-23-2006 12:36 PM
Bad tank of gas?? drewmebaby 1st Gen (2003-2008) 8 12-08-2004 11:48 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome