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Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician
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My roof does not go down, Sl500 2003, So I open the trunk. I

Customer Question

My roof does not go down
JA: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?
Customer: Sl500 2003
JA: Are you fixing your SL500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: So I open the trunk. I lifted the roof and now its stuck
JA: What exactly is happening to the trunk?
Customer: Its not closing
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: And roof is stuck in mid air
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 6 days ago.

Hello, my name is***** and i will do my best to assist you.I am going over your story now and will reply back soon with some info,thanks!

Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 6 days ago.

Where is the position of the top currently ?

Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 6 days ago.

Specifically the trunk and flaps for the trunk lid

Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 6 days ago.

A lot of time the flaps for the trunk lid are loose so when the lid folds back the flaps are not tight against the lid so the micro switches are not activated . If the flaps are loose try and tape them to the lid and then try and activate the roof to close and see if it works