2014 Gas Cap Cover



5 replies to this topic
  • FZ1426

Posted February 14, 2014 - 10:07 PM

#1

This sounds pretty stupid but I can't get the gas cap cover off. 

 

Whats the secret technique?



  • rocker

Posted February 14, 2014 - 10:48 PM

#2

There is no secret technique, you just need to pull on both sides at the same time. The cover is held in place by plastic pins into rubber grommets so pull hard. 



  • jc6711

Posted February 16, 2014 - 12:52 AM

#3

Its sucks, exspecially when its below zero out lol. Pull hard!



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  • FZ1426

Posted February 16, 2014 - 06:20 PM

#4

Can't imagine doing anything in that kind of cold. Had to pull really hard even at a chilly 70 degrees here in so-cal :cool:  

 

A little vaseline is definitely in order for those grommets.



  • CZRoger

Posted February 17, 2014 - 08:57 AM

#5

Pull up and towards the rear. It gets easier once broken in awhile.



  • migs647

Posted February 18, 2014 - 07:29 AM

#6

Pull up and towards the rear. It gets easier once broken in awhile.

 

That's what she said :)

 

I'm glad they are making these very tight, I wouldn't want it coming off while racing.







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