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  1. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hi all, brand new member here so apologies if I’m asking questions that have been asked before or posted to wrong category, I did try having a look before making a new thread. Ive recently bought a ‘55 Tigra and I’m looking to do some cosmetic bits to it, but I am by no means a car expert so...
  2. Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    I've taken a look on the forum and found some threads with some pointers. I've tried those which I'll go over shortly. I bought the car yesterday and knew it had a roof operation issue. It's a bit of a project and I want to see whether it is worth fixing or even at all possible. Bit of fun...
  3. Large Vauxhalls
    good morning. I am new to the forum. I have a tigra which I have had for about 2 weeks. the problem is with the boot and the roof. the roof will not open at all and the boot is the same. I opened the boot manually and set the bit that comes back in the boot to get roof off and then closed it...
  4. Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hello. My tigra have problen with boot lid/roof. No reacts on any button. I'm opened manually boot lid and saw one of the hinges are unlocked, one is lock. Is there any way to block this manually? Google/YT doesn't help. And how to check roof fault codes? Obd scanner shows only engine codes
  5. Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hi all, I am new to the group. My 2007 Astra Twintop roof is not opening. With the boot net closed, window opened, after pressing the open roof button, the boot cover is not opening. I can hear the machine running, but just nothing happens. The parts on both side of the roof are moving, and I...
  6. All Model Vauxhall / Opel / GM / Holden How2
    Nice weather is coming so I decided to clean and grease sunroof. It was dirty but nothing like leaves or debris. Have some dirt that has to be scrapped... Left and right side: ... After cleaning rails with cloth (that does not leave debris), I clean rails with medicine benzine (this is not...
  7. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Good evening everyone. I would be grateful if anyone could help. Tonight I sprayed some of the boot hinges with wd40 as when I put the roof down it was making a squeaking noise. I have sprayed wd40 on the boot hinges before and never had a problem, however tonight the roof won’t go down at all...
  8. Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    So I have a tigra B 2006 with a roof and window issue. The roof will only operate up to the point that the boot is fully open but then nothing else happens. (Pictured) The window on passenger side does not drop at all when you open the car door - as it’s supposed to drop a few mm - nor does...
  9. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    hi all, So I have a tigra 1.4 on a 2006 - have had an issue with the roof for a while, so kind of gave up on it. But I’m now looking at getting it sorted. I have the issue with the passenger door window not lowering that few MM when the door is opened. Works fine on drivers door though. So...
  10. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hi All I was wondering if anyone could advise on the roof problem My wife has a Vauxhall Tigra B The roof comes down fine however it struggles to go back up and has to be manually assisted halfway through I have scanned with the Opcom diagnostic module for the roof specifically. However no...
  11. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hi, I have just recently changed the battery on my Astra, since then the roof has stopped working Via the rocker button by the mirror. It works fine by the key fob so I know its not the roof. Can anyone surgest a fix ? Maybe a way of resetting the system. Thanks in advance Steve
  12. Vauxhall Vans, Minibuses & Campervans Area
    Hi, Is my roof on back to front?? I ask because that is the only reason I can think of that Vauxhall have put the bolt holes for the roof bar in line with the flat roof area for a vent. Basically fitted a 4 bar setup from ultibar to my Vivaro swb 1.6 biturbo but cant install bar number 3 as it...
  13. SUV & 4WD Vauxhalls
    Hi folks, New to this forum and wondering if you can help with this issue, I've got a 14 plate Mokka that I've owned for year and today my Dad decided to put it through the car wash when he borrowed it to got to the shops. (I've Never taken it through a drive through before now!) Well all...
  14. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hiya, Just wanted to post a link from YouTube for a possible fix for a Tigra b roof which worked like a charm for my tigra in less than 20 mins and costs no more than a bottle of acetone nail varnish remover £1 Basically the control panel on my tigra had stopped working for the roof / boot...
  15. Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Has anyone had some experience with these awnings and how they can be fitted to a 2014 LWB Renault Trafic/Vivaro? I have removed the 3 roof bars on my van and am wondering if these awnings can be fitted using a ready made brackets to the existing roof holes which were meant for the roof bars? I...
  16. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hello everyone, first post and I'm sure this has been covered etc but cannot find it. Please help. Bought a Tigra 2006 1.4. Roof works ok but was wondering whether the section inside the boot when roof is up should automatically lift up to create more space or do you do it manually as mine stays...
  17. General chat
    My Astra twintop roof broke last year and I took it to Vauxhall, basically ended up with the roof up and they said don't put it down as it might go out of sync, someone said not to do pedal test for a fault code as it wouldn't work, I don't want to put roof down again incase it ends up broken...
  18. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hi, I know there are quite a few Tigra roof problems, I'm looking at fixing mine as at the moment I get no noises or beeping when any buttons are pressed. The problem I'm having is the boot won't open for me to take a look at everything. The manual release made the sound of it unlocking but...
  19. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Still got problems of roof only partly opening but now have some codes to work with. Any help gratefully appreciated. Thanks
  20. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    I will try to describe my roof problem as best I can, and hopefully find some solutions here. The Boot: Raises from the switch inside, but will not go down and lock. Works both ways from the button on the outside. The button on the inside only lifts up and not down. The roof: Boot opens about...
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