Releasing the tank flap manuallyReleasing the tank flap manually  - Filling the tank - Fuel and filling the tank - General maintenance - Audi S5 Owner's Manual - Audi S5

The tank flap can be released manually if the central locking system should fail to operate.

Fig. 209 Luggage compartment: Releasing the fuel tank flap manually
Fig. 209 Luggage compartment: Releasing the fuel tank flap manually

The manual release mechanism is located behind the side trim on the right of the luggage compartment.

Ц Open the right-hand side trim.
Ц Release the ring from its holder and pull the ring ⇒ fig. 209. You should now be able to open the tank flap in the usual way.