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E34 (1989 - 1995)

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Old 03-02-2013, 12:59 PM
RoxyBMW RoxyBMW is offline
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How do i remove and replace gas door?

I have the Bentley service manual but i can't seem to find how to remove and install the gas door to my 1995 525i e34, anyone knows how to?
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Old 03-02-2013, 04:19 PM
Photojunky Photojunky is offline
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I did it about a year ago. The silver metal clip in the inside needs to be removed first if I remember correctly. I believe I pushed it in while unclipping it from where it contacts the metal door. Then the rest can kind of slide out. I don't remember it being very difficult.
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Old 03-02-2013, 04:24 PM
Photojunky Photojunky is offline
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Check this out
http://twrite.org/shogunnew/fixes/body.html#Fuel_Flap
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Old 03-02-2013, 04:52 PM
RoxyBMW RoxyBMW is offline
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Thank you. We will try that
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Old 03-02-2013, 09:40 PM
imae34driver imae34driver is offline
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just clips in.. push tabs down. and pull

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Old 03-04-2013, 11:48 AM
RoxyBMW RoxyBMW is offline
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Thanks, my bf did it and it looks great now
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