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My 2000 toyota Avalon gas door release lever will not open…

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My 2000 toyota Avalon...

My 2000 toyota Avalon gas door release lever will not open gas tank door is my lever broken

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

No, still getting great mileage ,starts right up

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Avalon yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes, I am fixing it myself,I have not tryed anything yet.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No. thats it

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Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago
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Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. I have the exact same problem on my 9 Avalon xls.. I just put a pack of cigarettes under the lever when its time to put gas in. The cable replacement is a bear. But I will get you the procedure.

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Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

try this TSB

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Toyota Mechanic: david craig, Auto Mechanic replied 1 year ago

hows it going?

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