Bloomin' roof - why now?!!
Well, its been about four months since I needed to carry out running repairs on my '05 One Convertible so I should have known I was due for something to break or wear out.
Sunshine hits the UK, I think ooh great I'll put the roof down. Well I can get it to sunroof level of opening, but then it just won't go down the full way. Its not working is you can hear the motor trying but nothings happening, just when you press the button for the second stage of open, nothing at all happens. Its just a whole lot of nothingness.
So presumably if the motor can open it half way, the motor must be alright?? When it opens it to sunroof only openness level ( or SOOL as its known in technical circles), it does so normally and completely evenly/equally (which also leads me to think that its nothing to do with one of the cables being knackered).
Now I've heard tell that it can be something to do with the parcel shelf and some mystery button or catch that if it's not engaged, the roof just won't open. The trouble is, the parcel shelf seems fully in place to me - I could do with knowing exactly where this button/catch/lever thingy is and how I can determine if that is the problem or not.
Or, is there a fuse specifically for the opening of the full roof that might be the simp!e explanation??