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The E46 vert forum. Talk about dropping your E46 top here.

 
 
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Old 12-05-2012, 08:58 PM   #10
djsilver
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I have a similar problem with my top. Wanted to check out the wiring harness at the first pivot point from the top front. I have to manually unlock the top from the windshield. When I try to manually open the top futher to get a little play in the wiring harness the top is a bit stiff and will not easily pivot up. Worried about what would happen if I try forcing it. Is there an easier way to do this?
When you want to pull the top front up, you have to pull the back up as well to get slack. Remember that when the top operates automatically, the front and back come up at the same time, when the back clears the cover, the cover comes up, then the whole thing folds into the storage compartment.
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