New Member!! Bought an 05 convertible - MINI Cooper Forum

Welcome New Members New members, please introduce yourself here. Tell us a bit about you and your Mini.

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Jul 15th, 2014, 12:53 AM Thread Starter
MINI2 Newbie
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Local Time: 08:04 PM
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

United States
 
United-States New Member!! Bought an 05 convertible

Found the forum to get some help. I just bought my daughter an 05 convertible for her birthday. We are very pleased with the car. It's GREAT!!! Our bad news is we can't get the top past the sunroof stage. "flashing red light of death" ? Any ideas on where to start to fix the problem will be greatly appreciated.
gjohnson73 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Jul 19th, 2014, 05:19 PM
MINI2 Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Ottawa
Local Time: 09:04 PM
Posts: 43
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Canada Male
 
Welcome, please post pics!!!!
Wish I had some advice to offer.
ilovecables is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Jan 16th, 2015, 08:01 PM
MINI2 Newbie
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Local Time: 05:04 PM
Posts: 4
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

United States
 
I have the same issue. Did you get advice to get it fixed? If not, the shelf in the trunk has to be down and the left latch in the trunk need to be engaged. There are 2 switches on the left side that can only be engaged if the shelf is down and the latch is secure. I checked and double checked both switches in my trunk and they are both fine. But the top will still not go past the sunroof position. I'm broke and was going to be selling it this week till this happened. Ugh! Did anyone give you other ideas of how to fix this?
thisismrwright is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the MINI Cooper Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New member (girl!) has convertible roof problem crystala1966 Welcome New Members 4 Apr 27th, 2014 04:56 PM
New Member Advice Required! MiloMini Welcome New Members 2 Apr 10th, 2014 04:46 PM
Cooper S Hardtop or S Convertible? ca13818 General Discussion 3 Feb 23rd, 2014 04:19 PM
F57 MINI Convertible - Photos mab01uk MINI in the Media 0 Nov 6th, 2013 10:30 PM
Bought my 1st Ever Mini Cooper, 2005 convertible sw83 Welcome New Members 1 Mar 31st, 2013 07:07 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome