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How to Reset a MINI Cooper Sunroof

2022 Mini Cooper 2 Door HardTop
Have you found that your MINI Cooper sunroof won’t close? There are several issues that can cause a MINI Cooper panoramic sunroof to stop working, but a quick MINI Cooper sunroof reset could take care of the problem in a jiffy. Learn how to reset your MINI Cooper sunroof in this guide from the experts at MINI of Warwick. If the reset doesn’t work for you, there may be mechanical issues that will need to be addressed by the certified technicians in our Service Center near Providence, RI.



MINI Cooper Sunroof Reset: Instructions

Try the following if your MINI Cooper sunroof won’t close:

  • Press and hold the open button until the sunroof fully retracts
  • Keep holding the button down
  • After 10 to 15 seconds, the sunroof should reset and move back into its original position. This indicates that you’ve have successfully completed the MINI Cooper sunroof reset.

If the steps listed above don’t work, you can try taking your key fob and leaving your vehicle for 30 minutes. When you return, the sunroof should recognize the fob and reset itself automatically.

What Causes a MINI Cooper Sunroof Malfunction?

Some problems that could trigger a MINI Cooper sunroof reset include:

  • Blown fuses
  • Sunroof motor fail
  • Issues with the security system
  • Unlubricated tracks

If you find that a manual MINI Cooper sunroof reset doesn’t work, schedule service with MINI of Warwick. Our experienced technicians will take care of the problem and get you back on the roads in and around Cranston, RI as soon as possible. Note that our service reception location is now across the street at our sister dealership, BMW of Warwick.

For Professional MINI Service & Repairs Choose MINI of Warwick!

Whether you are experiencing problems with your MINI Cooper panoramic sunroof or are in need of an oil change or other maintenance service, you can trust the team at MINI of Warwick. We are dedicated to ensuring that your MINI Cooper is always in top condition. Our service and MINI Cooper maintenance prices are very competitive and with our service specials and coupons you’ll be able to take advantage of some of the best deals in the Newport, RI area. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact our service team.


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