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#1 (permalink) Old 07-06-2004, 12:49 PM
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Hey guys,

My sunroof rattles when going over potholes, but only when it's fully closed. Open it just one inch and Godzilla wont rattle it. Any easy fix ideas around?

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im sorry to say that this is very common..and there is at this time no fix at all.. i suggest surfing around for peoples experiences with this problem, ive heard its a pain in the ass though.

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Replace the seals and it should be better.

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Yeah Real pain in the ass. I know it's a little thing but the annoyance value is pretty high. I would say some of the plastic links/rollers are to be blamed for this?

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Yeah there's a specific clip in the back of it that gets broken all the time. Mine rattles too, but I just turn the music louder. I'd like to fix it, but I think it would be too much work and my sunroof works the way to should (tilts and slides) so I don't want to mess that up.

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