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A4 B7 Cab - Roof only opening a few inches then stopping?

bjn201 Sep 12, 2018

  1. bjn201

    bjn201 New Member

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    Hi There

    I just bought my 2008 B7 Cabriolet, and the roof worked during the test drive.

    However having tried again on my own, the roof only opens a few inches then stops.

    The dash also has the roof light flashing on startup (but it disappears).

    The guy I bought it from said "fiddle around with the roof storage tray in the boot" - I have tried this but no avail - anybody have any clear instructions for what to check in the boot?

    First ever Cabriolet so detailed guidance appreciated for a newbie!

    Thanks!
     
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  3. jake06

    jake06 New Member

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    sounds like a sensor issue with the black tray where the roof folds into try pushing it up and locking it in with the lever that's what's causing your issue when it's not sat in the correct position

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  4. bjn201

    bjn201 New Member

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    Thanks for your reply. Should it be up or down?

    Currently its down and the lever is on the right hand side. I tried putting it up and down using the lever and then retrying the roof but same issue.

    Thanks!
     
  5. RAF_S7

    RAF_S7 Well-Known Member Team V8 Gold Supporter Team Sepang Audi S7 A7 Owner Group Black Edition

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    This may help. Search YouTube.

     
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2018
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