Some trouble on our vehicles seem insignificant but can be annoying, such as a window that no longer goes down. Others, whether or not they are not serious, will obstruct you from using your car in a ordinary way, such as having a flat tire or having the fuel cap of your Honda E stuck. You will not any longer be capable of fill your tank and therefore sooner or later not be able to use your car. It is exactly for this simple reason that we have written this document to enable you find a quick remedy to your fuel cap trouble so that you can use your car normally. To do this, we will first try to understand why the fuel cap of your Honda E is blocked, and secondly, how to unblock it.


Why is the fuel cap on my Honda E stuck?

So let’s commence our document with the origins of your tank cap problem on Honda E. We will try to tell you the different causes of a blockage of this one.

Fuel tank cap with locker stuck on my Honda E

In the event that your car is outfitted with a tank cap with lock you will be in the most delicate scenario, because the locks of these caps can get gripped with time and prevent you from accessing the entry of your tank. It is as well possible that the lock of your tank has twisted and no longer reacts to the key of your Honda E.

Conventional fuel cap stuck on my Honda E

Second reason, and the least difficult, in the case of a classic tank cap that has no lock and is generally protected by a closed fuel door, if you have blocking trouble on this type of cap, it is often only related to a cap that has not been closed in the axis and the thread of the latter is consequently blocked.
<2>How do I unlock the fuel cap on my Honda E?

Second section of our document, we will try to give you the different solutions to get rid of your fuel cap stuck on your Honda E and allow you to put petrol in your car. If you are victim of a fuel trap blocked on your Honda E, do not hesitate to read our document on this subject to unlock it.

Use some anti-seize agent to unlock your fuel cap of your Honda E

First alternative and the one you should consider first. You have the possibility to unseal your stuck fuel cap, to get this done you will need to use a WD40 anti-seize type product to lubricate the barrel of your cap. Don’t hesitate to put some in quantity and wait a couple of minutes for it to take effect, and try once again to open the fuel cap of your Honda E. If it does not work, replicate the operation and let it operate longer.

Use the duplicate key to unlock the fuel tank lock of your Honda E

As a second option, you can try to use your spare key, which normally being much less utilized should more easily unlock the lock on the tank cap of your Honda E. This may seem evident but in some cases it all comes down to small details. No matter the reason, if you have managed to open your tank, we advise you to buy a new tank cap to avoid getting stuck in this scenario again.

Shake the key while trying to open the tank of your Honda E

To conlude, last method, you can try to play the key in the lock of the fuel cap of your Honda E to facilitate the opening of it. In fact, if the cylinder is a little seized up or destroyed, it will unlock quicker by moving the key in different axes simultaneously as you try to rotate it.

If you have any additional questions about the Honda E, do not hesitate to consult our Honda E category.