The dreaded sunroof

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Oipallett
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The dreaded sunroof

Post by Oipallett » Thu Aug 06, 2020 11:19 am

I’ve had my car resprayed and come to the point of re installing sunroof and the cable had become really tight won’t come completely in or fully out.

Is there anything that could be at fault?

Can you get new cables or is it a take off and clean out kinda job?

Thank you

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Re: The dreaded sunroof

Post by Not_Anumber » Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:55 pm

Im not sure if they are near enough to make it practical but i know Tickover were doing a deal on repairing and realigning sunroofs for a really good fixed cost. They know them inside out

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Re: The dreaded sunroof

Post by Jasonmarie » Tue Sep 08, 2020 8:28 pm

Yes they sorted mine out but they are fully booked up now till February nextyear as they have had to rebuild some blokes Capri and dust all the nuts and bolts :doh:
Ford Capri 2.0 Laser 1987 Mercury Grey ....... :beer:

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Re: The dreaded sunroof

Post by Mc Tool » Wed Sep 09, 2020 5:46 am

:lol: :lol: :lmao:
you gotta make the most :cheers: :cigar: :burnout: out of your 20's, 30's, and 40's coz when you hit 50 the "engine check" light comes on. :?

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