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Post by JNR on Sat 30 Nov 2019 - 15:05

went for a drive and stop to get a drink but when i went to put the roof down it seams the boot top wont open is unlocked on both sides and moves a bit but wont come all the way? any fix or is it time to take her back to a renault dealer to get fixed their???

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Post by pittstop on Sat 30 Nov 2019 - 15:50

Do you have the manual winding tool for the boot?

One has to remove the boot badge & insert then twist.

With luck that might free it up.
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Post by JNR on Sat 30 Nov 2019 - 17:59

@pittstop wrote:Do you have the manual winding tool for the boot?

One has to remove the boot badge & insert then twist.

With luck that might free it up.
 Tried it. (thanks for the idea) seams to be rock soiled... worried is the motor ?

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Post by Barbs on Sun 1 Dec 2019 - 16:42

Worth try but is the handbrake fully engaged. We went on a cruise and the car was valet parked i didn't know the handbrake handle could go that high

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Post by 'Old'SeaDog on Thu 5 Dec 2019 - 23:19

Hi JNR......did you find out the cause of your roof problems in the end ?

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Post by JNR on Sun 22 Dec 2019 - 23:05

@'Old'SeaDog wrote:Hi JNR......did you find out the cause of your roof problems in the end ?
sadly not. sending it into renault next year (due to time) 

the back  top of the boot wont open other then a few incs 
when i did have it all the way up the normal roof would work. 

motor makes a ticking noice like something knocking when you start to put the roof down and no motion  Shocked

unsure what to do so sending it to renault to see if they can find anything

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Post by 'Old'SeaDog on Mon 23 Dec 2019 - 20:11

Good luck....wonder if they've ever seen one 😂

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Post by JNR on Mon 23 Dec 2019 - 20:25

@'Old'SeaDog wrote:Good luck....wonder if they've ever seen one 😂
3 of them in my town thankful so hoping they can work it out. as ive struggled to get this far

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Post by johnwkey61 on Fri 7 Feb 2020 - 20:55

Did you have your roof done? I have a similar problem.
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Post by JNR on Fri 7 Feb 2020 - 22:46

@johnwkey61 wrote:Did you have your roof done? I have a similar problem.
Im in the works of it. seams the rare motor has gone. motor turns over but doesnt move anymore. ill try and get a video for you

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