I cannot get my oil cap off

Asked by Apr 13, 2016 at 12:36 PM about the 2012 FIAT 500 Pop Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car is due for an oil change and the oil on the dipstick is a little low.  I went to add oil and cannot get the cap off, any suggestions

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pliers, screwdriver and hammer (tap at angle)

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is the engine cold? Usually if it warm the cap is easier to remove.

The engine was warm. I contacted the dealership and they said it may be some sort of vacuum if the oil is low. Going in for a change in a few days. Thanks for the answer.

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