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1990 Cadillac Deville gas door won t open

(1990 Cadillac DeVille)
in Santa Ana, CA on June 19, 2010
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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on June 19, 2010
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:

I hope this helps.
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