A gear is stripped or a cable is broken
i worked at a Saturn dealership for a year in the parts dept and the only way to close the sunroof manually is to use the gear the motor drives. i can't remember but some or the sunroofs were direct drive som using the gear may not be an option.
the transmission is always in gear. if its not there is probably a stripped gear in the transmission.
Check to see if the motor makes any noise like clicking., if that is the case, the gears on it are stripped and not grabbing the cables Have the same problem and I am looking to see if I can get just the gear. My motor is strong enough.
the sunshell gear is stripped out
It sounds like the film advance gear has stripped out.
The window crank slips because the regulator gear has most likely stripped. You will need to remove the outer door panel to verify for sure but unless the crank is broken (It would fall off if it was) the regulator is stripped
I have the same problem.. I am going to be working on finding out the answer. Just gotta figure out how to get the headliner out. Its all pretty much out except the part that's attached at the sunroof Don't have the sunroof fixed yet, but have the headliner out. On mine there is a rubber strip that goes around the headliner/sunroof opening. You just pull that strip off then very carefully peel back the headliner material. My dad is a mechanic and said it sounds like a gear is stripped. He said that there could be a bigger gear and smaller gear. Haven't quite looked into that part yet. But if anyone else is having these problems and would like to keep up with me and my progress on it then e-mail me at email@example.com I got the motor out and the motor and the little gear is all built in together so you just have to buy a new motor. Dealerships will probably cost about 330 dollars for a new one. I suggest looking around at a junk yard or finding a place that can rebuild them. I found a place that sells rebuilt ones and the guy told me 50 bucks. I get it this Tuesday Nov 18th 08.... so that's all I can help out with. When I had the motor out I hooked the switch back into it and I could hold the gear in place with my fingers.
I would like to know as well.... I have a 2001 dodge neon and I need to get to the mechanics of the sunroof but I dont know how to get to it.... On my sunroof everytime you try to close it, it just sound like the gear is just griding but it will open with no problem but does not close....
repair stripped motorcycle gear shift
the switch.? shift in 1st gear and look in front of your hand on the shifter console. or the actual switch is behind the middle modesty cover on the inside sunroof
There is no "motor" on a stock 93 3000GT (or Stealth) sunroof. The stock sunroof is a manual removable glass roof with a hand-crank regulator that cranks the glass up about 2-3 inches, then you have the option of removing and storing it in the hatch. The only repair is the either replace the crank regulator unit, or 3SX now offers a replacement gear set to replace the plastic gears inside the regulator - if it no longer cranks up, odds are the plastic gears are stripped. http://www.3sx.com/store/comersus_viewItem.asp?idProduct=30276
i believe the cause of this is a stripped starter gear, or the gears on your flywheel are shredded.
Stripped transmission, low transmission fluid.
Gear shift linkage?Remove gear shift from top and align
Your motorcycles gearbox is a complex, balanced piece of equipment, and works in tune with the motor. It sounds like your first gear might be off kilter or "stripped" or perhaps you need to seriously overhaul something. My advice is to be gentle while in first gear and then shift into second and see if you can feel something in the shift pedal/knob that might give you a clue as to whats wrong.
high idle problem on a 1997 sc1 when car is in gear
Sounds like 1st gear synchros or the gear itself, box needs stripping to be sure.
Yes Saturn has air but it is not breathable air. So if you go to Saturn and yo are not wearing proper air-gear then you will die because of the air. No it is not cautionous air but you will die.
I would first check the transmission fluid level.
i have a 2002 saturn ls2. my transmission jerks in first and second gear and when i put on breaks. what should i do?
the o/d sun gear shaft is stripped this is commond on these
The worm gear that runs it is stripped, Replace the motor.
the sunroof motor is simple to replace, but may be time consuming. you first have to remove the headliner. take all the trim holding the headliner off to bring the liner down. once you are inside the headliner, remove the two screws holding the sunroof control assembly. Disconnect the wireing harness from the motor. 3 screws hold the motor in place. Before removing the motor, make sure the sunroof is closed and sealed shut. the motor is timed to the position of the sunroof. Do not turn the motor gear under any circumstance. once the motor is out, inspect the drive cables for any visible wear. Installation of a new motor is just the opposite of removal. the new motor should come pre-timed to the "Closed" position.
Sounds like the motor is disconnected from the window, or the gear may be stripped. == == == == go to a place that works with motors and ask what might be wrong