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sunroof

, sunshine roof
a panel, often translucent, that may be opened in the roof of a car
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In the last week alone, there have been four thefts from cars and vans in Redcar's Lakes Estate and officers found some of these vehicles had been left insecure and that thieves had got in via sunroofs.
A total of 20 incidents involving Largo sunroofs were reported between September 2000 and July this year in cars produced from April 1993 until May 1999, according to the ministry.
'Although the survey was carried out in the summer, it was still a matter of concern to find so many motorists prepared to leave windows and sunroofs open.'
Webasto 6 builds standard sunroofs for Toyota, Ford, General Motors, GM China and the Chrysler PT Cruiser.
"Whereas our sunroofs used to be a standard accessory it is now air-conditioning which manufacturers are offering them instead.
ASSUMPTIONS that air conditioning would send sunroofs the same way as the black vinyl roof of the 1970s are disproved by research from vehicle industry analysts CAP.
Other options include 7-passenger seating, leather upholstery, a rear air conditioner, dual sunroofs and special black paint.
Liberec already provides Skoda with the mechanisms that operate power windows, seats, and sunroofs. It is slated to supply sunroofs for a high-volume, German-built small car to be launched in 1995, and soon will start making sun visors for another European automaker.
Service technicians have been instructed to apply additional adhesive to the sunroofs of the few hundred cars that are suspected of having the problem.
A composite of polyvinyl butyral (PVB) and polyethylene terephthalate (PET), with an additional antiscratch hard coating on the PET, Spallshield for vehicle sunroofs was launched by DuPont as a new alternative to pure organic plastic glazing or other existing glass-glass type laminates.