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Old 04-14-2006, 11:13 AM
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92 3ooE sunroof

You know that the sunroof switch has 4 positions: up=flip up, down=close, back=slide open the roof, and foward=close from sliding open. When I press down, foward or up the sunroof flips open, if I press back on it it slides open....both of the "close" positions are making the sunroof flip open and not close!!!!! Any ideas?

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Old 04-14-2006, 12:40 PM
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It's either seriously out of adjustment or the microswitch in the motor has failed and isn't stopping the motor at the correct position.

Does it open all the way or just a crack? If just a small amount, it can probably be adjusted, but if it doesn't stop until full open, you probably need a new motor.

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Old 04-14-2006, 12:43 PM
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could be corroded switch contacts as well.... i would start with the cheap stuff first....

the motors rarely go......
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Old 04-14-2006, 12:45 PM
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it flips all the way, and when I open it, it also open all the way. But when I close it it closes all the way and then flips open so I have to keep an eye out and stop it before it flips open. Not really a big deal...but it kinda fustrates me. It was working just fine till yesterday afternoon.

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