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I'm sure I'm not the first to discover this, but I didn't see any mention of it in my usual pre-project research on the faq. I had a stuck sunroof that began with stuck cables and ended with a broken crank mechanism. Took a trip to the junk yard this morning and found an early 90's golf and grabbed the Golde parts that I thought might be compatible off it (for $3, mind you. $100 a side my #$%). Come to find out, the crank mech is a perfect fit - no adjustments necessary - and it actually feels more solid than the stock mechanism. Even fits the 02 crank handle. Just a heads up for those of you that weren't aware ...

'72 2002 Golf 'Adeline'

'87 325IS

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and Volvo parts are even closer than VW.

Not exact, so you have to do some work, but it's not bad.

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"I learn best through painful, expensive experience, so I feel like I've gotten my money's worth." MattL

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Yeah, I used 80's Volvo 240 series cables and they are a tad longer but work perfectly, paid $25 for both shipped.

76 BMW 2002 Arktisblau M42 5 spd - Born 5.21.76 - daily money pit * 06 Aston Martin V8 Vantage 6 spd * 73 Mustang Convertible 351C * 11 Aston Martin Rapide V12 * 15 VW Touareg * 23 Audi e-tron SUV (wife's)

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