2009 Escape: Door to fill gas (cap-less) tank won't allow gas pump spout - hole is coved by metal

Anndc1
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Asked by Apr 17, 2014 at 11:28 PM about the Ford Escape

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Tonight when trying to get gas we opened the door (cap less) and went to put the gas
spout in...there was metal covering the hole!
  Is there a switch or fuse we need to check?    Is this always closed and suppose to
open when the Door is opened?
  We had to leave with no gas...barely made it home.

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dandyoun
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www.youtube.com/watch?v=FC5_S8UX-mQ -- check this out. You just insert the end of the nozzle. It pushes the spring loaded flap out of the way.

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