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1990 Cadillac DeVille Question: 1990 Cadillac Deville gas door won t open

 

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Temre, Santa Ana, CA, June 19, 2010, 00:07
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fuse immediately starts glowing and keeps burning out How do I fix it or at least get the fuel door to open so I can re-fuel?

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    June 19, 2010, 04:35
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    The glowing fuse problem needs to be addressed as it probably is a “dead short” in something that is controlled by that circuit. The fuel door can be opened this way:

    “An alternate Fuel Door release is located inside the trunk on the drivers side. Pull it to release the door”
    It looks like a small handle most likely red or yellow in color (I am guessing on the color since the picture is in black & white)
    I got this directly from the 1999 Cadillac DeVille Owners Manual, Section 6 Page 6. it can be down loaded free at:

    http://www.autousermanual.com/dl/1013

    I hope this helps.

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