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Roof alarm.

Awhile back I had said my roof would set off the alarm as though it was unlocked while driving. Well, I thought it was an air bubble (as I had just replaced the 2nd actuator when this started), but the problem returned and was getting worse. Anyhow, I tore apart the drivers side rear panel to see if I could find the switch that tells you the roof is unlocked. Lo and behold, the one plastic lock was broken, so the switch was kinda dangling. I rigged it with some zip ties and all seems well now. Just an FYI for others having similar issues.

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Sorry. I am not very tech savvy and didn't take pics. If I have to tear it apart again I will try to remember. Not very complicated, but lots of steps.

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