Common issue, which many people overlook, is rocks, its not uncommon for tiny rocks or debris to get stuck in the sunroof mechanism causing it to not close, someone at a Mercedes stealership reportedly did this to someone's car just so they could charge them $6000 for a complete overhaul (BOTTOM LINE: don't get ripped off go to several places for a diagnostic!!)
Hey G==To properly fix a sumroof and keep it from leaking is an art in itself... Take it to the auto trim shop. GoodluckJoe
I was a VW tech in 96 and I replaced many. You have to replace the whole frame with the drive mechanism the parts that broke were not available. It will have to come from VW and was pricey. Remove sunroof motor This will enable you to move the tracks manually.With the glass in vent position you remove 4 Allen head bolts to release the glass. Then remove headliner and pillar plastic trim . remove nuts to release frame take plastic drain tubes loose. Then reverse. To much trouble or expense You can remove motor you should be able to put in close position replace motor and leave unpluged.
replace the glass or get window sealant
Sunroof repair for a 1994 VW Golf depends on what the problem is. If the sunroof wont open or close, check the fuse, wiring, switch, and motor. If it has a leak, then look for the exact place of the leak to find the cause and replace the gasket.
i have a 1993 saturn sc1.the relays in the sunroof keep the sunroof from working.anyway to fix it
You will have to remove the sunroof motor, and the sunroof glass. Then you can move the guide tracks seperately until they are in the closed position. Then you can put the glass and motor back in, remove the power source (fuse or disconnect wire harness) to prevent any accidental opening until you can get it fixed. Chances are that a guide track or cable is broken, this can be a costly fix. Do not take it to the dealership, they will only want to install a whole sunroof unit. Take it to a local shop that installs aftermarket sunroofs.
The first thing I would do is check the weather stripping around the sunroof. Replace it if necessary. If that doesn't work, check the glass for cracks and have it replaced, if necessary.
how to fix 01 montero limited sunroof won't close?
go to the mechanic
Depends on the year, make and model of car, whether it is a factory installed or aftermarket sunroof, and what is wrong with it.
Landlord needs to fix it unless tenant damaged it. If the Landlord doesn't fix it call Code Enforcement.
To fix sunroof in a 200 Oldsmobile Aurora, first detect where the leak is coming from. Apply marine sealant to the affected area and let dry completely.
2001 monte sunroof will not close completely , where is the problem and how can i fix it.
It will cost between $50 and $200 to repair this sunroof. It will depend on what exactly is wrong with the sunroof.
take it to get fix
order a replacement seal from the dealers and fit, you can use silicon as a temp fix
Sliding doors doors a really hard to fix so you would've to fix it by putting it on it side and then pull it up
Get the button fix then it will work. Or try to put something strong over it the sunroof.
about $1400, it sucks
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Could you help us out by giving us a little more information? What, exactly, is wrong with your sunroof? FriPilot
THis page should help you out: www.sunroofdoctor.com/9599montecarlo.htm
Sun roof will not close completely and now it will not open completely
You probably need to buy a new gasket for it.
depending on if you can find the approximate location of the leak it is possible to fix it with some beaded silicon (available at the hardware store near paint or auto store). You will need a caulk gun too. Just be careful to keep it off the glass. This is only if its the seal/gasket is leaking if your glass is cracked or something hardware wise, this won't help.