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Old 02-02-2015, 04:17 PM
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Panoramic Sunroof's Sunshade Off-Track & Vent Closure Malfunction

Went to close my sunshade the other day (something I rarely do) and noticed the shade was creased/folded on the passenger side (see pics). I'm guessing it's off the track.

I am curious if anyone has had a similar problem and attempted to fix themselves. I didn't see any TSBs or similar for this when searching the forum and naturally my warranty expired in Nov 2014.

This time last year I took my Jeep in for a loud squeaking noise that I would only hear on cold mornings from the rear passenger side and the dealership couldn't pinpoint to fix; a noise I am still listening too. After reading some of the other issues fellow owners experienced with their pano-roofs I now wonder if the two are related.

Also, when I close my pano-roof from VENT mode it opens back up, as if there is something in the way. In order to close it I have to fully open my roof and then close. Anyone else have this?

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Re: Panoramic Sunroof's Sunshade Off-Track & Vent Closure Malfunction

Something being in the way might explain both problems. Maybe there's some leave matter or twigs etc. in there. Take a look with a flashlight/mirror.


Once had an automatic sliding door on a minivan that was sometimes closing slowly and sometimes reversing itself back open. I found a pencil in the channel. Removing it fixed the problem.
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Re: Panoramic Sunroof's Sunshade Off-Track & Vent Closure Malfunction

I just posted my issue elsewhere. My shade started to buckle or wrinkle this morning upon attempting to close it. I haven't had this issue before so what gives all of a sudden?
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Re: Panoramic Sunroof's Sunshade Off-Track & Vent Closure Malfunction

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I just posted my issue elsewhere. My shade started to buckle or wrinkle this morning upon attempting to close it. I haven't had this issue before so what gives all of a sudden?
I'm not sure either, haven't been able to find anything online. Not a huge concern to me because I leave the shade rolled-up or 'open' but still annoying.

My bigger concern was the vent setting but that seems to have corrected itself because I've had no issues lately.
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