Even operator error will be covered under warranty if you are under 36000 miles. If the side of the shade pops out of the channel while installing it the spring will be crooked in the track. Im thinking of pulling the rear glass and patching the leaking spot. Perhaps their fix wasn't sufficient. This isn't a huge issue, just something annoying that shouldn't happen on a brand new car.
You can reach the drain tubes and pull them off the roof channel. This isn't a huge deal, but it does speak to build quality. I would watch is very closely as it closes the first time, just in case it gets caught on something. Please stop me if this sounds like a terrible idea! A better design would have included a spring loaded roller like on a window shade. The sunroof control module is grounded through the ground circuit at G302.
Any success storied on the shade issues? If the circuit tests normal, test or replace the sunroof control module. Had to take apart and replace the Headliner twice while waiting for the part. It can't hurt to try it, it sounds like a very simple procedure. Not bad considering the dealer wants 5 hours labor. The sunroof switch is mounted in a bezel which is located above the rearview mirror.
Then feed the shade material and spring all one piece through the channnel in the holder. I really hated doing this repair. Please stop me if this sounds like a terrible idea! The sunroof control module, sun roof actuator, and the sunroof motor are integral parts of the sunroof module assembly and are not service separately. I got the drain tubes fixed 7 months ago, now its leaking again. It's just a terrible design I'm buying a heat sheild, tinting the glass and cutting my losses. It wasn't hard just time consuming. Your best bet , take it to a qualified repair shop or buick dealer.
New track clips are necessary if you attempt this repair. If they do I will update this post. We are not responsible for any errors or omissions on this website. Your best bet , take it to a qualified repair shop. I have to change the sunshade because of an operator error. This might be a way to safely test operation before you try the adaptation.
While the binding issue has seemingly been resolved, I'm still not entirely happy with it - as it seem to chatter and rattle a bit while going over not so rough pavement. Test for B+ between the signal circuit terminal A and ground. There is an excellent video on YouTube on 2010 Sportwagen panoramic roof drain repair. But that kind of defeats a purpose of having a pano roof. Connect the harness connector at the sunroof control module.
But only when it's closed. Although we endeavour to ensure that the information contained on the website is accurate, as errors may occur from time to time, customers should verify any information in question with a dealer. Thanks, but I was hoping to avoid replacement if possible, as the shade is actually in great condition. There is no way to manually close the sunroof! Does this mean it needs the adaptation mode performed? If you ask me this is a bad design and is a failure waiting to happen. I'm assuming there is a track that the edge slides in? The dealer says its the frame this time. I am sorry I didn't take pictures as I went.
Next dilemma is I didnt expect the wire harness connector for the visor would be attached to roof of the car with a metal bracket. If the circuit tests normal, test or replace the sunroof control module. The sunroof module then applies voltage to the sunroof motor open control circuit and applies a ground to the sunroof motor close circuit. I really hated doing this repair. My leak ended up not being the infamous drain tubes. Look at a wiring diagram here Enter vehicle info.
Now that I have done it, I can give guidance to anyone on the forum who want to diy. The control module then internally applies battery positive voltage and ground to the appropriate circuits of the reversible power sunroof motor in order to move the sunroof glass panel to the open, close, or vent Do you know how to do electrical testing? Thank you for any suggestions. Unless otherwise indicated, all prices exclude applicable taxes and installation costs. One of our friends kids carpooled with us yesterday and ended up ripping out the shade on the passenger side from the rails. If all circuits test normal, test or replace the sunroof switch. Jim Ellis vw in atlanta has the tan corn silk one online for 249. Photos are for illustration purposes only.