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Old 03-28-2012, 12:53 PM
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Sunroof Motor

My sunroof stopped working and I finally have some money to fix it. Whenever I push the switch to open/close, I hear a grinding noise from the roof (right around where I believe the motor to be).

My question is: has anyone replaced their motor? I went to the Jeep dealership and they said they would have to replace the whole thing and then I went to a Sunroof replacement store and they said the same thing. I searched the forum but couldn't come up with anything. As well, I have a small hook broke on one of the tracks.

Is replacing the motor relatively easy or should I just replace the whole thing.

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Re: Sunroof Motor

Here is all I could find on the sunroof. Sounds like you stripped a gear or something but you may have to get the whole motor assy.
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File Type: pdf Sunroof.pdf (75.4 KB, 25 views)
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Re: Sunroof Motor

Here are the motor removal/installation procedures and the adjustments.
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File Type: pdf Sunroof motor 1.pdf (68.6 KB, 26 views)
File Type: pdf Sunroof motor 2.pdf (74.2 KB, 15 views)
File Type: pdf Sunroof 3.pdf (66.6 KB, 16 views)
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