Adjusting the position of the glass sliding / tilting sunroof of BMW 3 E46
54 12 003
00 9 315
Close the cover (initial position).
The distance (A) from the cover to the roof panel must be the same in front and behind.
Insert a passport or driver’s license between the seal and the lid. In this case, the attached document must move equally heavily in front and behind.
Front – flush to 1 mm deep
Rear – flush to 1 mm in height
Adjustment or removal of the glass sliding / tilting sunroof:
Slowly move the hatch frame (sliding ceiling panel) back to the size (A).
Size (A) = 90 mm.
Loosen the screws (1) on the left and right.
For adjustment, loosen the screws (1) exactly enough so that the position of the glass sliding / tilting sunroof (2) can be adjusted.
To remove the glass sliding / tilting sunroof (2), remove the screws (1) completely.
The height of the cover (1) relative to the roof (2) is adjusted with special tool 00 9 315 (slot wedge).
Press the front and back cover up or down until the ideal position is reached.
– Slide the cover forwards or backwards until the ideal position is reached.
– Tighten the screws
The inhaling moment, 54 12 2AZ.
– Check operation and adjustment.
When removing and installing the glass lifting / tilting sunroof (2), the screws (1) must be replaced.
The inhaling moment 54 12 2AZ.
Initialize the sliding / tilting sunroof.
Slowly move the sliding panel of the ceiling to the end forwards.