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      07-24-2011, 06:49 PM   #1
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E93 M3 Retractable Hardtop Problem

Anyone have this problem?: opening the top this morning with the remote and it stopped appx half-way. After that, red LED flashes (next to the main up/down button) and it won't open or close. It is now sitting in my garage waiting for a solution... I will call the deal in the morning, but thought I'd also check in with the board.

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2011 E93 M3 (JzB/FR-ext, M-DCT, Akrapovic Evolution exhaust, MS pulley, spacers, air filter, rear diffuser, a few other things...)
2008 E93 M3 (IB/G, 6MT, RPi exhaust, others... hit from behind and totaled); 2006 E46 M3C (CB/Cin, SMG, SuperSprint exhaust, others... retired); 2004 E46 M3C (CB/Cin, SMG, SuperSprint exhaust, others, spin out in rain and totaled); 2001 E46 M3C (SG/G, 6MT, retired)
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      07-24-2011, 08:07 PM   #2
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I have had an issue were sometimes one of the 2 front pins that go into the window frame stick. It happened twice when I was opening with the remote. I gave the roof a tug were the pin was sticking to pop it loose, but it would not continue opening using the remote. I had to get in the car and start the engine so I could press the button inside to continue opening the roof. I also have an 08 is the up/down button the same in the 11 as the 08.
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      07-24-2011, 08:32 PM   #3
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I've had that issue because I had left my owners manual in the corner of the trunk where it has the no luggage sign is... Luckily I was at BMw when I did it... The service manager brought out a key and put it in the door and it but the top back up so I could remove the manual...
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      07-24-2011, 08:36 PM   #4
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Any little thing on the "no parcel" shelf will do this. Open the trunk and check thoroughly.

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