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    Default Merc C class panoramic roof woes..


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    Just bought a 51 plate C class coupe, with a panoramic roof - which won't open

    Got no owner's manual so not sure if there's a way to open it manually to look into fixing it?

    There are blinds, which work on the motor, and the motor is obviously trying to move the glass as the interior light dims with the power drop.

    Any ideas?

    Cheers

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    Default Re: Merc C class panoramic roof woes..

    There will be a manual crank
    ....time to interweb the manual.

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    Default Re: Merc C class panoramic roof woes..

    Reset procedure first.


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    Default Re: Merc C class panoramic roof woes..

    I suspect as thete is a load showing that wont workk...but worth a go.

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    Quote Originally Posted by davidat19 View Post
    I suspect as thete is a load showing that wont workk...but worth a go.
    me too - but for not I live in hope..

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    Default Re: Merc C class panoramic roof woes..

    Well, tried the reset thing but the roof is stuck

    Bugger..

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    Default Re: Merc C class panoramic roof woes..

    So ots out with the trim and lube...

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    Default Re: Merc C class panoramic roof woes..

    Quote Originally Posted by Ace Llani View Post
    Well, tried the reset thing but the roof is stuck

    Bugger..
    Does it not have a manual wind back option? You can often wind them back with an allen key?

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    Default Re: Merc C class panoramic roof woes..

    I’ll have to try and get some info from google - I’d imagine there’s got to be a way to manually open or close it..

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    Default Re: Merc C class panoramic roof woes..

    Had a quick google and it seems there's a grommet or something that breaks? Take a look at the thread below and there's a link on how to get at where the problem is behind the interior light.

    https://www.benzworld.org/threads/c2...m-fix.1542253/

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    Never mind the roof now - bastard won’t start !

    Started it to clear the screens and was running, popped back in the house and it has stopped, not won’t start.

    Turns over but won’t fire. Tried easy start in the air filter and fires on that so fuelling issue. Guess injectors?

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    Default Re: Merc C class panoramic roof woes..

    It's the best part of 20 years old; new enough for it to have loads of electronic systems and old enough for them to have perished. I'd look for a relevant MB forum and ask there.

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