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The The moon roof on a vehicle is a tinted glass panel that sits on top of the vehicle. It is like a window on top of your car that allows you to open and shut it as you please....
4 Essential Things to Know About Your Car’s Moon Roof
The The moon roof on a vehicle is a tinted glass panel that sits on top of the vehicle. It is like a window on top of your car that allows you to open and shut it as you please....
3 Essential Things to Know About the Sun Roof in Your Car
The The sun roof on a vehicle is an opening on the roof that allows for fresh air to enter the vehicle. It is like having a window on your roof. Sun roofs can be manually opened or electronically opened,...
How to Put a Sunroof in Your Car
One of the most popular vehicle options in recent years are sunroofs. There are several styles in the marketplace including sliding glass sunroofs, tilting sunroofs, and panoramic sunroofs. A sunroof can either be manually operated or motorized with an...

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Water leak
If the sunroof is much like a window. It has a switch, motor and a regulator/track assembly that moves it back and forth. If the switch or motor fail it will not operate. These failures are not common but they...
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Sunroof won't close all the way
Hello. A few different things may be going on. The first thing to do is make sure nothing is stuck in the crack or holding it open. This includes the track or the window itself. Make sure upon visual inspection...
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Sunroof won't close all the way
This is caused by a combination of the reversing mechanism built in the motor and the slides getting dry of lubricant. You could have the tracks and slides cleaned and lubricated to see if it helps. If it still does...
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Sunroof won't close
Hi. The electronic portion of your sunroof includes the sunroof switch, sunroof motor and body control module (BCM). The BCM supplies power to the sunroof motor when the operator pushes the switch. In some cases, a simple reset is all...
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Sunroof won't close
I would recommend having your sunroof inspected by a certified mechanic. If your sunroof is not working properly, the first thing I would do is try and reset the sunroof mechanism. This can be done by either unplugging the motor,...
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Sunroof stuck open.
You may have a bad relay or faulty switch for the sunroof. If the sunroof doesn't move at all I would have a technician come out and test voltages from the switch and relay and to diagnose the problem.
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Sunroof stuck open
Hello, thank you for writing in. The first thing you should do is check your owner's manual for more information on how to close the sunroof in cases like this. To repair the issue, we need to look at the...
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Sunroof stuck open
Hi. The sunroof becoming inoperable is a common problem that many R350 owners encounter. The sunroof motors Mercedes produced on these vehicles have been problematic for many owners. They often fail and will need replacement. However, the motor itself is...
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Sunroof stuck open
Hi there. A jammed sunroof is caused usually because of gathered dirt along the track obstructing the sliding of the sunroof. Another possible issue can be that your sunroof motor has weakened over usage. You can have a certified mechanic,...
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Sunroof not working.
If the clutch pedal goes down without engaging the clutch. The fluid level needs to be checked in the clutch reservoir. If the level is good then there is a bad seal on either the master or slave cylinder. If...
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Sunroof not working
There are a few possible reasons for your sunroof not to work. The most common are the sunroof motor and switch. I would have the motor and switch checked to see if they are getting power. I recommend seeking a...
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Sunroof not closing.
There is a way to manually close the sunroof in your vehicle. There should be cover next to the sunroof button, that when removed, has a button for manually closing the sunroof. The details of how to do this can...
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Sunroof not closing.
If you have the manual crank handle then the sunroof could be manually closed. See owners manual for procedures. The sunroofs have had many issues from switches to complete assemblies needing replaced. This requires a qualified mechanic to repair these...
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Sunroof leaking
Hi. The most common problem with a leaking sunroof is a clogged drainage pipe that runs down the side of the car. They usually run from both sides of the sunroof down the channel that runs beside the windshield and...
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Sunroof leaking
The sun roof on this car does not have any problems that stand out causing a leak on the car. The seals around the sunroof may be dried out or damaged. I recommend you have a qualified mechanic, from YourMechanic,...
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Sunroof leak
Leaking sunroofs are never fun to repair. Most of the time the problem on your car is clogged sunroof drains. With the sunroof open use compressed air to blow the drains clear. If they are clear or if this does...
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Sunroof is not closing
Hello, if you don't hear the motor even try to work, you may want to check the fuses. If you hear the motor and it moves in small increments, you may want to try closing the sunroof by activating the...
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Sunroof is leaking
This is a common issue on your vehicle. There are two places that the sunroofs leak from. One is the rubber seal around the glass. Another is the drain tubes that run from the sunroof gutters down to the doorframes....
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My sunroof won't close
Hey there. The sunroof uses a motor and a track that opens and closes the sunroof. The tracks are usually plastic and can begin to lose teeth, which does not let them operate. In cases where the sunroof fails to...
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How do I use the sunshade?
The sunshade covers the moon roof, to keep excess light and glare from entering your vehicle. When you open the moon roof, the sunshade will automatically open as well. However, at any point you can manually open or close the...

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