Some trouble on our vehicles seem insignificant but can be frustrating, such as a window that no longer goes down. Others, whether or not they are not serious, will prevent you from using your car in a normal way, such as having a flat tire or having the fuel cap of your Renault Scenic 2 stuck. You will not anymore be capable to fill your tank and therefore sooner or later not be able to use your automobile. It is precisely for this motive that we have written this content to enable you find a rapid remedy to your fuel cap issue so that you can use your car normally. To do this, we will first try to understand why the fuel cap of your Renault Scenic 2 is blocked, and then, how to unblock it.


Why is the fuel cap on my Renault Scenic 2 stuck?

So let’s start our content with the origins of your tank cap problem on Renault Scenic 2. We will try to show you the different motives of a blockage of this one.

Fuel tank cap with locker stuck on my Renault Scenic 2

In the event your car is outfitted with a tank cap with lock you will be in the most delicate condition, because the locks of these caps can get gripped with time and restrict you from accessing the entry of your tank. It is also possible that the lock of your tank has twisted and no longer reacts to the key of your Renault Scenic 2.

Conventional fuel cap stuck on my Renault Scenic 2

Second case, and the easiest, in the event of a classic tank cap that has no lock and is usually protected by a closed fuel door, if you have blocking trouble on this kind of cap, it is normally only linked to a cap that has not been closed in the axis and the thread of the latter is as a consequence blocked.
<2>How do I unlock the fuel cap on my Renault Scenic 2?

Second part of our content, we will try to give you the different alternatives to get rid of your fuel cap stuck on your Renault Scenic 2 and enable you to put petrol in your car. If you encoutering a fuel trap blocked on your Renault Scenic 2, do not think twice to read our content on this subject to unlock it.

Use some anti-seize agent to unlock your fuel cap of your Renault Scenic 2

First solution and the one you should consider first. You have the possibility to unseal your stuck fuel cap, to do this you will need to use a WD40 anti-seize type product to lubricate the barrel of your cap. Don’t be reluctant 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 Renault Scenic 2. If it does not work, duplicate the procedure and let it operate for a longer time.

Use the duplicate key to unlock the fuel tank lock of your Renault Scenic 2

As a second option, you can try to use your spare key, which often being much less employed should more easily unlock the lock on the tank cap of your Renault Scenic 2. This may seem obvious but occasionally it all comes down to small details. Whatever the case, if you have managed to open your tank, we recommend you to buy a new tank cap to avoid getting stuck in this condition again.

Shake the key while trying to open the tank of your Renault Scenic 2

To finish , last method, you can try to play the key in the lock of the fuel cap of your Renault Scenic 2 to facilitate the opening of it. Indeed, if the cylinder is a little seized up or destroyed, it will unlock with less effort by moving the key in different axes simultaneously as you try to rotate it.

If you have any additional questions about the Renault Scenic 2, do not hesitate to consult our Renault Scenic 2 category.