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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-23-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 285
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Posted By sunny43.5
Final suggestion I have a good friend in Perth WA...

Final suggestion I have a good friend in Perth WA at Prestige Sunroofs WA 2/10 Parkinson Ln, Kardinya WA 6163
(08) 9331 5088 his name is Kelvin Parker he has removed a few of these and done repairs...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-23-2014, 02:31 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hi Phil from a fellow aussie , I would not...

Hi Phil from a fellow aussie , I would not recommend that you try and fit the dynamat to the shade . The problem with this model sunroof is that it is so over engineered that if you put something...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-14-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hi Sully here is what I have done when this...

Hi Sully here is what I have done when this happens , close the rear roof per instructions on the link above . Next MAKE SURE to have the car engine running for the next bit see if the front roof...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-13-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
As the original poster of photos and repair...

As the original poster of photos and repair instructions back on page two and also subsequent postings I had a look at the video whilst helpful its a bit long winded with some unnecessary procedures...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-29-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Does your roof make any sound or any movement at...

Does your roof make any sound or any movement at all ? even if its not reprogrammed it should still make some sort of movement . Next check ALL fuses from memory there are two for the roof so check...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-16-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hi again I suspect that there is something else...

Hi again I suspect that there is something else that is wrong maybe there is somethng in the tracks because as you say it holds up so that would indicate a problem have you tried some lubrication I...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-15-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Could you be more explicit with your "fault" that...

Could you be more explicit with your "fault" that you mention , Have you done the reset exactly as described full open and close of glass and shades with out removing finger until the shades have...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-06-2013, 04:25 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hi Michael the more permanent fix is to replace...

Hi Michael the more permanent fix is to replace the whole sunroof assembly as the parts that are required to repair the rear section are not available separately . There are repair kits for the front...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 06-12-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hey DF678 look above your own post the repair is...

Hey DF678 look above your own post the repair is there if not give me acall 0414312624 up in Brissie .
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-26-2013, 06:18 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
If your sunroof is still moving equally both...

If your sunroof is still moving equally both sides then the cable will not be broken the part that normally breaks is only related to the rear glass follow the instructions and see how it goes ,...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-24-2013, 12:07 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hello again form down under thought it would be a...

Hello again form down under thought it would be a good time to repost the instruction and photos as they are back on page two and no one seems to find them so here goes .
Hi again all I have decided...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Have you tried to reprogram the sunroof ? because...

Have you tried to reprogram the sunroof ? because if its tilting then may be it has lost its memory and has defaulted , or it may have become jammed and it will then not allow itself to go past that...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-24-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hey guys if you go to page two of this thread and...

Hey guys if you go to page two of this thread and scroll down to the bottom the repair with photos is all there Regards Howard
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-11-2012, 11:17 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Well be careful dealing with Audi as they are...

Well be careful dealing with Audi as they are partnered with VW and believe me VW Australia are the biggest bunch of ignorant and rude buggers there is .
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 12-11-2012, 07:11 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hi Juggler greetings from Down Under in Australia...

Hi Juggler greetings from Down Under in Australia as the poster of the repair-modification I can sympathize with every ones predicament . But you will find that like most German companies and others...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Sorry to hear your particular problem its the old...

Sorry to hear your particular problem its the old story the manual key is for only closing the roof in the event of power failure . If you try and use the key to close a sunroof that something has...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-22-2012, 05:40 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
The prices you quoted here in Australia are way...

The prices you quoted here in Australia are way out of the park today , I recently replaced a whole unit that was sourced through a used car warranty claim . The cost of the whole unit is closer to...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 07-07-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hello from down under again winter time sunroof...

Hello from down under again winter time sunroof time , but I digress for all you late comers to this thread the repair with photos is on page 2 of this thread scroll down to the bottom instructions...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 04-30-2012, 03:30 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
As previously shown there is a full fix on page...

As previously shown there is a full fix on page two of this thread scroll down to the bottom . This will only solve the problem of the rear part stuck open after the modification it will allow full...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-22-2012, 06:12 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Just another reminder you can find the photos and...

Just another reminder you can find the photos and details of the repair on page 2 of this thread scroll all the way to the bottom of the page . Regards Howard/ East Coast Sunroofs Australia .:)
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-14-2012, 09:39 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Just to clarify what was just posted if your roof...

Just to clarify what was just posted if your roof shows some strange operation a reprogramme might help to clear a fault . As described you need to push upwards on the sunroof button right in the...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 03-06-2012, 05:33 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hello again to all BMW X5 X3 owners from Down...

Hello again to all BMW X5 X3 owners from Down Under in Australia , I am trying to save some of you some trouble that you are going to or are having with your sunroofs . Please look on page 2 of this...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 02-05-2012, 01:26 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Hi again all please check page two {2} of this...

Hi again all please check page two {2} of this thread for instructions and photos scroll down to the bottom of the page and there it is REgards Howard from Australia :thumbup:
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-04-2012, 11:41 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
Now some information to all you budding BMW...

Now some information to all you budding BMW mechanics , if your Panorama roof is playing up BE WARNED do the fix I have posted or / its a whole days labour for an experienced person to completly...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 01-04-2012, 11:20 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 99,608
Posted By sunny43.5
I am not sure of the year that this problem...

I am not sure of the year that this problem started being a problem all I can say is that the X5 and X3 both suffer . Howard PS the photos and details are on page 2 of this thread scroll down to the...
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