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  1. General BMW Discussions
    Proud owner of my second BMW as of today, its an E91 330D Touring manual which has taken me ages to find but now its mine!! (Previous BMW was a 123D which sadly died a smokey death) On inspection today panoramic roof worked fine. Now I'm home, tried to open roof and partition comes back but...
  2. Technical Guides for the BMW E31.
    Hi guys, Can someone please let me know how sunroof lifting gate arms can be removed from the trolley I have it completley removed but would like to weld cracks in plastic since price for new ones is :jaw-dropping but I am not sure how to detach and have it separated like this Any...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello, my manual sunroof winding mechanism has broken; does anyone have one for sale, suggestions on repair, or can recommend a supplier please? I've approached Walloth already but they are very expensive. Thanks.
  4. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi everybody, I'm looking for a sun-roof panel for my 840 ci sport(1997). It's been extremely hard to locate one, new or used. According to my garage, there is a six week waiting list for fabrication of new parts in Munich, and I'd imagine it will cost the earth. Any help would be greatly...
  5. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi Lads. Bought a 2008 E70 2 months ago. Had a go at opening the sunroof. No joy and no reaction from it at all. At the moment I`m thinking of trying the fuse first. Anyone have a clue to the number on the diagram.? Cheers
  6. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi All, Firstly, thanks for the stellar help so far. I’m making really good headway with my 8er and hope to driving it within the next month or so. Unfortunately my last thread was closed because of a troll, so I’ve started a new one for a problem I’m struggling to resolve. My sunroof will...
  7. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    My 2002 3.0i X53 has a non panoramic sunroof. A while back it made an awful graunching noise when moving to the closed position and it stuck part way open. I had to help it along to close it. Now I can't open it or tilt and the sun blind appears to have come off it's runners (this was stuck...
  8. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi. I have a 2007 X3 (E83?). The rear section of the panoramic sunroof is stuck open and the roof refuses to close electrically. It moves down, hits the rear section, then opens again. I googled and found out it's a common fault. I found a video that shows how to manually close it with the...
  9. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    There are 32 BMW E60 M5s with no sunroof in Alpine white and Black merino leather. How rare is your combo? Source:
  10. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Does the sunroof on the gran coupe open fully or is it tilt only?
  11. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Is it possible to replace the existing steel sunroof with the latter glass panel. If it is possible, which model would fit and how easy would it be, there appears to be a few glass panels for sale around £40, this would be a big saving on steel and I would have thought a permanent mod. Thanks Mark
  12. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Just thought I'd share a tip with my fellow 8 series owners who I'm sure have come across this problem. When I bought my car I was told the sunroof did not work. When I investigated, I found that the motor had been taken out, probably because of a fault that the previous owner could not...
  13. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi - got a 645 with a sunroof and I seem to have water collecting in a small puddle under my battery. I initially thought it was the lights and seals, so had a go replacing those, it rained hard and it was dry. Problem solved I thought, put all the trim back. Today it rains and theres water back...
  14. General BMW Discussions
    I have a rough white mark in the middle of my sunroof (image attached). Are the sunroofs covered in a film that could be removed and replaced? Thanks
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have just purchased an E46 BMW, it came with a sun roof which was working until a few days ago. It now wont go backwards as makes a loud clicking sound, so I have used the manual adjuster to move it for now. The only problem is the sunroof is tilted and on an angle, the right side is lower...
  16. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi Team, My sunroof has just stopped working. The windows are working fine but for some reason, today, the sunroof decided it was giving up! Any thoughts on what might be causing the issue?
  17. Auto Electrical Forum
    The fuse for the sunroof #46 which is 30 amps keeps blowing with the roof 95% closed. You do not have to touch the switch to blow the new fuse. I checked the sunroof switch on a multi-meter and the switch is fine. The wiring in to the motor seems fine. How do I tell if it is a bad motor...
  18. General BMW Discussions
    I was getting a bad smell in the car, I opened the roof to leave in fresh air and found the front part of the car and the wind deflector were wet. I dried everything and left the car in a heated garage with the sun roof open overnight. The next day the car was bone dry, I left it outside in the...
  19. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi All, After all these years I finally purchased my dream car :) After a few weeks the headliner covering become unstuck and dropped :( removed had it recovered :) Out in the sun today (first time I have ever used it the sunroof will go in to tilt mode OK :) and close OK :) But when I...
  20. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I am having problems in finding a supplier for a replacement sunroof for my 1996 840 Ci. Can anyone help.