Question about 1995 Volvo 960

1 Answer

Sun roof will not open or close - 1995 Volvo 960

Posted by on

  • yadayada
    yadayada Jul 06, 2010

    if it won't open how do u know it won't close??

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Volvo Master
  • 17,970 Answers

First check your fuse box, for any fuse blow, position 26 in the Passenger Fuse Box (Box C), then keep in mind that the power sunroof is controlled by a switch that selects the direction of travel of the sunroof. The switch changes the polarity of the voltage going to the sunroof motor. This changes the rotation of the motor, thereby changing the direction of sunroof travel.


REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
(see Figure 1)

  1. Open the sunroof to the ventilation position.
  2. Disconnect the battery ground cable.
  3. Push down the sunroof headlining with a finger. Unhook the retaining springs with a bent piece of wire.
  4. Pull down on the headlining sufficiently to pass beneath the gutter rail. At the same time, slide the sunroof to the rear to release the catches at the front.
Do not pull the sunroof too far to the rear; otherwise, it will be difficult to remove again.
  1. Unhook the spring retaining brackets.
  2. Remove the retaining screws from the sides and front.
  3. Remove the sunroof.
To install:
  1. Fit the sunroof into position and install the retaining screws.
  2. Install the spring retaining brackets.
  3. Slide the sunroof forward to engage the catches in the front.
  4. Install or reposition any trim moved for access.
  5. Connect the negative battery cable.
sun roof - eabcb79.jpg

Fig. 1: Exploded view of the sunroof assembly (click for zoom)




About Fuse descrtion and location, check your 1995 Volvo 960 - Owners Manual (page 155 and next).


Hope helps (remember comment and rated this help).





Posted on Jul 06, 2010

  • ZJ Limited
    ZJ Limited Jul 06, 2010

    Also, HERE can find several FAQs about this Volvo's problem.

    Tell us news.


×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Mechanic can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Mechanic (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Can I manually close or open roof on 500 sl 2005, stuck and want lower


Some cars have a manual sun roof closer. It's usually in the ceiling in the back seat, behind a plastic plug. Remove the plug and insert an allen wrench to close the sun roof.

May 10, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Inalfa sun roof installed 3-29-04 in a Cad CTS 2004--will slide open but will not close all the way--any ideas on what to check?


may have slipped on the track mechanism and needs adjusted custom car shop may help with this..good luck..

Jan 19, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Honda CRV-2001 MODEL SUN ROOF WILL NOT OPEN OR CLOSE. Sun roof motor OK, but loud clicking noise evident when power button is operated. Sun Roof stuck in closed position.


caution if it opens you may not be able to close it again, this sounds like the track broke or something in the motor. lets hope its the motor as if its the track then the whole track needs to be replaced, there is no repairing a broken sunroof track.

Aug 17, 2011 | 2001 Honda CR-V

1 Answer

My electric sun roof is open 3-4 inches and will not open or shut although increases to open a little each time i use car


plastic lining on runners tend to crack and lift causing roof to stick. can remove plastic but roof will rattle when closed. to close manually, open small cover on roof lining in front of sunroof and crank roof closed with an3mm allen key.

May 12, 2010 | 1994 Audi 100

1 Answer

96 I30 infinity Sun roof is open and I can't close it.


Try checking the fuse first, it could be that simple. Some times there's is a place to manually crank it closed, that's covered up by piece of small trim on your headliner usually before the sunroof opening or after. Good Luck

Sep 16, 2009 | 1998 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

2004 Expedition Sun Roof Leaks


you have 2 drains in the front that go down the a pillars and dump near the fenders.

The rear usually go down the B pillar or C pillar and out thebottom near the rocker panel.

Blow them out from the top with compressed air and make sure you have air flow at the exits.. Open the roof to see drain holes in the four corners.

-----------
  • The roof opening panel leaks
  • Roof opening panel adjustment.
  • Front rail seal.
  • Drain tube attachment points.
  • Roof opening panel water trough and seal.
  • Roof opening panel drain hose.
  • Roof opening panel seal.
  • Roof opening panel.


----------------------------------------------------------------------
1 is the drain hoses
b4163ce.gif

Apr 12, 2009 | 2004 Ford Expedition

4 Answers

Sun roof will nt close cant find the rite fuse


check fuse F1.401, 30 amp in central junction box (in truck). Check your owner manual for fuse information.
Headliner must be removed to access motor.



Visual Inspection Chart Mechanical Electrical
  • Roof opening panel
  • Roof opening panel frame
  • Roof opening panel drain hoses
  • Roof opening panel lifter assemblies
  • Roof opening panel water trough
  • Roof opening panel air deflector assembly
  • Roof opening panel seal
  • Roof opening panel shield
  • Battery junction box (BJB) fuse
  • Circuitry
  • Accessory delay relay
  • Roof opening panel switch


  • The roof opening panel does not open or close
  • Roof opening panel adjustment.
  • Battery junction box (BJB) fuse.
  • Circuitry.
  • Roof opening panel switch.
  • Roof opening panel motor assembly.
  • Roof opening panel lifter assemblies.


  • The roof opening panel does not open or close — one direction only
  • Circuitry.
  • Roof opening panel switch.
  • Roof opening panel motor assembly.



Apr 10, 2009 | 2003 Lincoln Navigator

1 Answer

Chrysler concorde sun roof stuck open!!


Check the fuses to start with. If they are fine it could be a broken switch or a burnt electrical motor. If the closing mechanism has broken and bound up it could keep the window from closing. With the car in accessory mode or ON -whichever allows the windows to open - hit the close switch and listen closely. if a click of the motor can be heard it is a mechanical issue - if not it is electrical.

Feb 26, 2009 | 1998 Chrysler Concorde

3 Answers

Sun roof will open but not close


there is a manual way to close it. between the rearview mirror and the sunroof there is a plastic box remove the two screws holding this on and remove. then with a flat tip screwdriver depress the white plastic clutchpinin the center of the motor screw.(this should be towards the rear of the area).turn this white plastic pin to open or close your sun roof. i hope this helps.

Aug 02, 2008 | 1992 Volvo 940

Not finding what you are looking for?
1995 Volvo 960 Logo

1,303 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Volvo Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

77201 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22265 Answers

Ronny Bennett Sr.
Ronny Bennett Sr.

Level 3 Expert

6927 Answers

Are you a Volvo Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...