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The convertible roof will not go down, 2005, Yes, I'm trying

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The convertible roof will not go down
JA: What year is your Convertible?
Customer: 2005
JA: Are you fixing your Convertible yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes, I'm trying to fix myself. It would not close all the way and would not latch properly. I finally got it closed all the way because if I drove it over 40 the top would start coming up. I brought it to a local mechanic and them were able to get it to close all the way but now it does not go down at all.
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: Yes lights work and new battery and charged
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: When it would not close all the way the trunk would also not open. That about it I think its and electrical issue not sure though.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Saab
Expert:  peterpete190 replied 4 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

Do you hear the roof motor operating at all when trying to operate the top?

Let me know so we can continue,thanks Pete.