Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Noisy rattling sunroof is aggravating

asked by on

Whenever the sunroof in my 2015 Jeep Cherokee is closed (most of the time), there is a distinct rattling noise. This is obviously an annoying problem to have. It doesn’t really matter what speed I am going, any bump or jitter will make it rattle. This car barely has 1,000 miles on it. What can I do about this, is there a quick fix that will work long-term?

A: I have heard many owners complain about a r...

I have heard many owners complain about a rattle or squeaking noise in their sunroofs. One of the potential issues has been a dry seal that once lubricated has fixed some of the complaints. Some owners have had the glass repositioned, while others have had the sunroof readjusted and all hardware tightened. The worse case I have seen was where the entire sun roof assembly had to be replaced due to it being twisted and rattling against the body. My recommendation would be to have your dealer investigate your noise and fix it as soon as possible. Your dealer will help you resolve your issue.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Jeep takes has trouble starting initially and now has a cylinder 6 misfire

The misfire could be caused by a lack of fuel pressure. Cylinder 6 is usually the last cylinder to be fed by the fuel rail, and when the pressure is low, it can suffer from a lack of fuel. But,...

Q: Check Engine Light stays on - 2006 Jeep Liberty

Hello there, many faults can lead to the replacement of the purge solenoid on your 2006 Jeep Liberty. Without knowing the code stored in the computer I can only offer general advice. From your description it sounds like your vehicle...

Q: Transmission bursts forward

Hello there, thank you for asking about your 2015 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG. Your symptoms are similar to those of a vehicle with a slipping transmission. The slip can be caused a low fluid level from a leak or an internal...

Related articles

How Long Does a Heater Control Valve Last?
Keeping the right amount of coolant in a car is essential in keeping the engine at the right temperature. Failing to have the right amount of coolant or even bad elements...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the P0052 code means This code is seen when the Engine Control Module (ECM) tries to control the...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...