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Old 09-12-2018, 08:40 AM
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Sunroof Screens Rattle

I have found that if I open either, the front, or the back sunroof screen, they rattle against the frame. I need to open all the way, then back about 1/2".

Is this common?
 
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Old 09-12-2018, 09:14 AM
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Works that way on mine. If you go to the dealer and complain, they will probably put some cushioned velvet like tape on it to keep it from rattling in the closed position. I didn't bother with that, I just keep it backed off a bit.

If you have no squeaks or rattles, then you don't have a MINI.
 
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Old 09-12-2018, 10:55 AM
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Same thing here. Once I figured out that backing it off just a tiny amount solved it I didn't bother worrying about it anymore. If I forget and hear the rattle I can just reach up and move it slightly.
 
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Old 09-12-2018, 03:34 PM
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I too noticed this and went with a very thin piece of sticky back black foam in the middle of both.... seems to have done the trick.
Now if I could only get the passenger door HK speaker trim to stop I would be golden.
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Old 09-13-2018, 04:31 PM
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Yeah. When I complained to the dealer they fixed it with cushioned tape. Sweet silence ever since.
 
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