2005 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Q&A
2005 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Question: fuel door will not open
trying to open with switch on door will not work. How can i get the door open? - Visitor
It's probably something electrical get someone to operate the switch while you "listen" at the filler lid to see if anything is happening back there? Most manufacturers put an emergency provisional way to open the filler lid from inside the trunk area you may have to pull back the trunk trim panel to see a release cable. Check here http://repairpal.com/automobile-owners-manuals-online or try this link you may be able to down load a free copy of the owner's manual for your vehicle http://www.autousermanual.com/ may be some information there. - patrick mannion
I've tryed prying the door with a credit card when the switch on the door is pulled. Looked for fuses but don't think it uses one.
Have tried repeatedly locking and unlocking doors over the last five days. hate to try to pry itopen, but running low on fuel.