The most common problem with the 1999 to 2003 Mercury Cougar sunroof is the motion mechanism breaks away from the cable that pushes and pulls the sunroof open and closed. You can tell if this is the problem with your sunroof because the sunroof motor will whir, but the sunroof stays put, or moves a fraction. This is due to a design flaw, and cannot be fixed. The parts of the sunroof are either welded or riveted together, and do not come apart for service. In short, you have to buy a whole new sunroof. The part # is F8RZ63518A30AB for the sunroof. Google it to your own dismay. Did you check to see if there is a fuse for it? Try to locate an owners manual, they are usually marked what fuses are what or pull the cover off the fuse box(es) and sometimes they are written on the back of the cover what fuse is what. There may be several fuse boxes to locate, like under the dash by where you feet are, or out in the engine compartment.
Take off the headliner and underneath you will find a motor for the sunroof. If you want to manually close it there is a Allen wrentch hole to turn it closed.
I have the same problem on my 95 Sable LTS
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When a sunroof will not close on a 1997 Mercury Mountaineer, check to make sure that the hinges are not rusted. The fuse for the sunroof mechanism is in the fuse box in the dash on the driver's side. It might be possible to close this manually, if the hinges move freely.
A 1998 Toyota Avalon sunroof can be closed by the switch located in the middle console of the car. If the switch doesn't work, the sunroof can be closed manually by removing the bolts and shutting the sunroof.
The sunroof motor is located directly behind the panel where the "open/close" switch is mounted.
how does the sunroof work on a 1984 posche There are several electrical relays for the sunroof. I'd recommend going to: http://www.clarks-garage.com/ look up sunroof.
Start the M35 or set the ignition to ACC mode. Close the sunroof completely and release the switch. Press and hold the switch towards the close position for more than 5 seconds. This should reset the feature. Press the switch toward the open position to test.
If a sunroof gets stuck open, getting it closed can be hard. It can be pulled shut if a person can get a grip on the sunroof. Fixing the wiring or fuse problem would help remedy the problem,
There should be an emergency close feature that will allow you to manually close the sunroof on a 2007 Camry. You can also remove the sunroof motor to manually close it.
There should be a hand piece on the sunroof. By pulling the handle and pulling forward this will close the sunroof.
If you have an Chevrolet Impala where the sunroof will not close, it is most likely the motor of the sunroof that is not working correctly. It may also be a fuse that has gone out.
on the back right side connected to the intake manifold close to the firewall
it is located just in front of the sunroof under the headliner. it is close to the switch. you will just need to pull the stip off the headliner around the sunroof opening. pull the headline down in the front and you will see the motor
how do you manually close a sunroof in a 1996 ford explorer.
A sunroof will have a manual wench that can be controlled used a screwdriver. To close the sunroof on a 2001 Acura Integra open the panel for the sunroof motor and tighten the wench.
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 the same problem on acura opens but will not close it closed once may be loose wire or switch is bad.
First, find the motor for the sunroof. There will be a manual override on or around the motor that you can turn to close the stuck sunroof.
how to fix 01 montero limited sunroof won't close?
I KNOW ON THE 96 Z24s ITS LOCATED ABOVE THE REAR VIEW MIRROR. SAHOULD BE A SWITCH THERE
Start with checking all fuses or relays.Then check the motor,switch,and track for jamming or damage.
Yes this happened to me on my 1999 Cougar. On the roof above the rear view mirror is your intior light. Pop it out and disconect (from the plugs) Behind it you can see the motor that controls the sunroof. You will see a circular looking end that has a small Allen key in it's center. Match the Allen key and screww counterclockwise. This may take some effort as it is very hard to turn and the space is very limited (About 1/8 of a turn each time). This will slowly bring the sunroof back down. Its a real pain. I did mine in a snow storm in the dark at -10, LOL
To close the sunroof on a PT Cruiser, you have to use an allen wrench or socket to turn the motor manually. The motor might be located at the front of your sunroof.
Surprisingly, this is an incredibly common problem with 2002 Jeep Liberty models. The most common reasons are a broken switch, a blown fuse or motor, problems with the liner seal, or a broken auto lock. If trying to close the sunroof makes any sort of noise, it is a problem with the motor. If the sunroof doesn't make any noise at all while trying to close it, it is the switch.