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Old 02-28-2006, 09:53 PM   #1
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Angry Problem2-Sunroof rises but doesn't open

Guys, another problem my sunroof rises but doesn't open?????? What will i need to do,

Once, again, your experience(as i have none) is appreciated......
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Old 03-01-2006, 11:55 AM   #2
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I wouldn't mind knowing this too....same problem here. I think its that there is either a broken cable, or some junk on the tracks that causes it to bind??
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Old 03-01-2006, 12:04 PM   #3
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I thought i had the same problem with mine...but then as i was opening it, and gave it a bit of a push as i was holding the button, and it went the rest of the way. I noticed that the front plastic peice was interfering with the backwards sliding motion, and the motor wasnt powerful enough to overcome this interference.

my advice, if you havent already tried it, is to just push it until it starts going by itself. do this for a little while, then it should be able to go back without the push.
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Old 03-01-2006, 03:41 PM   #4
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Mine locks too now, used to work fine... all that rust and debris on the track

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Old 03-02-2006, 09:49 AM   #5
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same problem aswell, my sun roof opens fine but then when it try closing it i must press the buttons numerous of times untill it closes because it always move up a bit and then go to a complete stop... i dont know why that happens but i live with it untill one day it cant close anymore
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Old 03-02-2006, 12:28 PM   #6
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My sunroof moves fine, but convincing the motor to engage is a different story all together.
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Old 03-02-2006, 06:06 PM   #7
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lube that shit up like a sunday morning!!!
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Old 03-03-2006, 04:20 PM   #8
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Electric sunroofs? Pop off the little plastic thing where the button is, there is a small servo motor in there, wind it back and put it back in.
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Old 03-03-2006, 05:28 PM   #9
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yea minds like that to but w/e i just give some help and it's all good where can i get a wind deflecter for the sunroof anyone ahs one laying around i can buy from ya ??? thanks alot
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Old 03-03-2006, 06:24 PM   #10
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^^ I have 2, lemme know if ya want one, lol
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Old 03-05-2006, 07:43 PM   #12
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Guys, i got the sunroof to open finally, this was done by loosening the nut with the spark plug socket (in tool kit) on the servo motor. With the special key, i manually open the roof.Then, used the power button to assist open fully. While repeatly open and close the roof, I spraying pene oil on the tracks.
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Electric sunroofs? Pop off the little plastic thing where the button is, there is a small servo motor in there, wind it back and put it back in.
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