Kia Optima: Adjustment - Panoramaroof. Repair procedures - Exterior - Body (Interior and Exterior) - Kia Optima TF 2011-2023 Service ManualKia Optima: Adjustment

Inspect Glass Alignment

1. Check for abnormal noise or bending during operation.
2. With the sunroof fully closed, check for water leakage.
3. The roof panel (A) should be even with the movable glass (B) weatherstrip, to within the standard value "E" all the way around. If not, make the following adjustment.

Tightening torque :

Standard value "E" [mm(in.)]

(1) Front edge : 1.2 mm (0.0472 in.)

(2) Rear edge : 1.0 mm (0.0394 in.)

4. If the position is not as specified, lightly loosen the glass adjusting screws (A) to adjust the glass height and tighten it.
Do not damage the screws.

How To Initialize Motor

Whenever the battery is disconnected, discharged or the related fuse is replaced or reinstalled, the panoramaroof system must be reset according to the procedure below.

1. Turn the ignition key to the ON position and then close the panoramaroof completely.
2. Press and hold the CLOSE button for more than 10 seconds until the sunroof has moved slightly.
3. Release the panoramaroof control lever.
4. Press and hold the CLOSE button once again until the sunroof performs as follows.
A. Tilt → Slide Open → Slide Close

Then, release the lever.

5. Reset procedure of panorama system is finished.
When To Initialize The Motor
1. At the time of manufacture.
2. If the Initial setting is erased due to loss of power.
3. After using the manual handle.
Operating The Panoramaroof Emergency Handle
1. Use the panoramaroof emergency handle to close and open the panoramaroof manually for the following case only.
A. To close the panoramaroof before driving a vehicle in a rainy day or on the highway if the panoramaroof can not be closed due to failure of the panoramaroof motor or controller.
2. Operating method.
A. Remove the roof trim.
B. Push the emergency handle up into the hexagonal drive of the panoramaroof motor. You must push hard enough to disengage the motor clutch; otherwise the emergency handle will slip due to incomplete fit in the motor.
C. Carefully turn the emergency handle clockwise to close the panoramaroof.
D. After closing the sunroof, wiggle the handle back and forth as you remove the tool from the motor, to ensure the motor clutch reengages.
E. A 5mm hex socket may be used in place of the emergency handle, with a Speeder type handle.
Do not use power tools to operate the panoramaroof.
Damaged to the components may occur.

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