A big thanks for putting this fix up. I, like many others have suffered 'the roof goes down, but now won't close/open' problem. I followed your steps to the letter and cleaned up the motor, checked...
Liked On: 3 Weeks Ago, 15:28
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Excellent description. I followed it to the letter when my wife's A4 roof wouldn't open and it worked a treat. Thank you. If you were closer, I'd buy you a drink (or two)
Liked On: 20th March 2014, 15:42
Khurrum, Just wanted to say thanks for the guide, fixed my motor yesterday as per the guide in about an hour. Thanks for the guide!
Liked On: 11th March 2014, 07:18
Well done and a thousand thank you's for the guide and flagging up this common issue. Whilst i am a mechanic, finding this on google saved me a lot of head scratching sorting out my GFs 2008 A4 Cab!!...
Liked On: 10th March 2014, 10:25
Hi Khurrum and thanks for your reply. I didn't sleep at all well last night but saving a shedload of cash is a great incentive and I plucked up the courage to tackle the job this morning. I...
Liked On: 26th February 2014, 22:13
Hi VagPro! Problem solved. I quite sure. When I thought about the fault codes and used VAG-COM to test the components with a multimeter all looked good, but still no response from the roof. (Except...
Liked On: 22nd February 2014, 20:10
Liked On: 2nd February 2014, 23:26
A massive thank you for your guide, my roof started playing up. would open fine but failed to close... the cover would lift 2-3 inches and then nothing. I made the mistake of assisting the cover up...
Liked On: 27th January 2014, 10:36
I'm with VagPro here; the speed and uncommanded function mean the controller logic is not working correctly. His analysis is the basic controller; there is another option of an after market option....
Liked On: 24th October 2013, 15:59
Had the same problem and followed your guide this afternoon. Took me about 90mins and all seems A OK, another very satisfied customer. Thanks very much for a comprehensive and very clear guide, I...
Liked On: 21st October 2013, 15:32
Another success story! Thank you all for your help, in particular to the guide writer! If you ever come to Lisboa will be glad to pay you a beer! Regards!
Liked On: 28th September 2013, 21:51
What a great thread, and a very big THANK YOU. Experienced the same problem with my 09 A4. Found a very dirty commutator and a stuck brush. The tip about usign a multimeter to see if the motor...
Liked On: 14th September 2013, 16:11
Wow, that was fast. Will have to wait till it stops raining before trying this out. Many many thanks for this.
Liked On: 9th September 2013, 14:58
Liked On: 3rd September 2013, 16:42