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Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager
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Sunroof will not close. when I push the tilt button it hangs

Customer Question

sunroof will not close. when I push the tilt button it hangs up on the back glass. it hits the roof and will not close
JA: What is the model/year of your Kia?
Customer: 2006 amanti
JA: Are you fixing your Amanti yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes trying to fix myself. tried the reset
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I just want to be able to close it before it rains.. lol
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Eric replied 9 months ago.


Ok, the first step is to adjust the sunroof as directed in the attached directions and then do the following:

1. Turn the ignition key to the ON position.

2. According to the position of the sunroof, do as follows.
1. In case that the sunroof has closed completely or been tilted.
: Press the TILT UP button for 1 second.
2. In case that the sunroof has slide-opened.
:Press and hold the CLOSE button for more than 5 seconds until the sunroof has closed completely. And then press the TILT UP button for 1 second.
3. Then, release it.
4. Press and hold the TILT UP button once again until the sunroof has returned to the original position of TILT UP after it is raised a little higher than the maximum TILT UP position.
5. Then, release it.
6. Press and hold the TILT UP button again until sunroof automatically is performing the following : Tilt down -> Slide open -> Slide close.

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