Some complications on our automobiles seem trivial but can be frustrating, such as a window that no longer goes down. Others, whether or not they are not major, will block you from using your car in a ordinary way, such as having a flat tire or having the fuel cap of your Volkswagen ID.4 stuck. You will not anymore have the capacity to fill your tank and therefore ultimately not be able to use your automobile. It is precisely for this reason that we have made this content to enable you find a quick solution to your fuel cap issue so that you can use your car normally. To get this done, we will first try to understand why the fuel cap of your Volkswagen ID.4 is blocked, and then, how to unblock it.


Why is the fuel cap on my Volkswagen ID.4 stuck?

So let’s start our content with the origins of your tank cap problem on Volkswagen ID.4. We will try to tell you the different causes of a blockage of this one.

Fuel tank cap with locker stuck on my Volkswagen ID.4

If your car is outfitted with a tank cap with lock you will be in the most difficult situation, because the locks of these caps can get gripped with time and stop you from being able to access the access of your tank. It is also possible that the lock of your tank has twisted and no longer responds to the key of your Volkswagen ID.4.

Conventional fuel cap stuck on my Volkswagen ID.4

Second reason, and the least complicated, 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 complications on this kind of cap, it is normally only connected to a cap that has not been closed in the axis and the thread of the latter is as a result blocked.
<2>How do I unlock the fuel cap on my Volkswagen ID.4?

Second part of our content, we will try to give you the different solutions to get rid of your fuel cap stuck on your Volkswagen ID.4 and allow you to put petrol in your car. If you encoutering a fuel trap blocked on your Volkswagen ID.4, do not hesitate to consult our content on this subject to unlock it.

Use some anti-seize agent to unlock your fuel cap of your Volkswagen ID.4

First solution and the one you should reflect on 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 Volkswagen ID.4. If it does not function, repeat the procedure and let it work longer.

Use the duplicate key to unlock the fuel tank lock of your Volkswagen ID.4

As a second solution, you can try to use your spare key, which normally being much less used should more easily unlock the lock on the tank cap of your Volkswagen ID.4. This may seem evident but sometimes it all comes down to small details. Whatever the case, if you have managed to open your tank, we encourage 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 Volkswagen ID.4

Finally, last method, you can try to play the key in the lock of the fuel cap of your Volkswagen ID.4 to facilitate the opening of it. Indeed, if the cylinder is a little seized up or damaged, it will unlock with less effort by moving the key in different axes simultaneously as you try to rotate it.

In the event that you have any further questions about the Volkswagen ID.4, do not hesitate to consult our Volkswagen ID.4 category.