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Old 09-02-2012, 07:54 PM
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Originally Posted by usaret View Post
BMW should be getting the message that some parts should be made out of metal and not plastic. That compartment is literally like an oven with the sunshade closed. Mine works fine and I like it but I never use the vent portion.
Could you clarify what is the "vent portion"?

When I press the switch, the sunroof opens about 2/3 of the way. When I press a second time, it opens the remaining 1/3.

Is the "vent" that last 1/3? Are you suggesting that I can prolong sunroof life by only opening the roof the first 2/3?
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