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Unread 12-29-2012, 10:19 AM   #1
Kingr98
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Sunroof sensor

What is the small sensor on the side of my sunroof track supposed to do? It appears to be at a position to make the window stop at the full closed position between sliding back and popping up.

I have disconnected it and can't tell any difference. Is this something that can be repaired/replaced without getting an entire new sunroof?

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Unread 01-04-2013, 04:58 AM   #2
Kingr98
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OK. I will try this a different way.

From inside the Jeep, how do you know when the sunroof is fully closed? I have only had it working for a few days, and so far I have checked from the outside and tweaked it back and forth until it was closed and level with the roofline.
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Unread 01-04-2013, 05:23 AM   #3
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If it's level with the roof-line, you should be good... Check for leaks, and make sure it isn't due to bad weatherstripping...
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Unread 01-04-2013, 06:38 AM   #4
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Pretty sure its the switch that stops the motor when the sunroof comes down from the "vent" position
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Unread 01-04-2013, 08:57 PM   #5
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Based on where its at, that was my guess. That would also tell me when the sunroof is fully closed...if it worked.
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