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Convertible top won't open

I closed my top on my Z4 2.5i and now it won't open. When I try the light, it stays yellow. I have checked the three fuses, and they are all good. Any sugesstions? Thanks

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If its yellow, thats a good thing. Check in the trunk that the two knobs that hold the top when retracted are in the down position. Top should drop like it always has. LOVE MY Z4!

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