Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Sunshade motor assembly

Removal and Installation



  • Before removing sunshade motor, check that glass lid is fully closed.
  • After removing sunshade motor, do not attempt to rotate sunshade motor assembly as a single unit
  1. Close glass lid.
  2. Remove the headlining. Refer to INT-33, "Removal and Installation".
  3. Disconnect the harness connector (A) from the sunshade motor assembly.
  4. Remove sunroof motor assembly screws (B), then remove sunroof motor assembly (1) from sunroof unit assembly frame.

Nissan Maxima. Removal and Installation


CAUTION: Before installing the sunshade motor assembly, be sure to the place the link and wire assembly in the symmetrical and fully closed position.

  1. Move the sunshade motor assembly laterally so that the gear is completely engaged into the wire on the sunroof unit assembly frame, and mounting surface becomes parallel.
  2. Install and tighten sunshade motor assembly screws.
  3. Connect the harness connector to the sunshade motor assembly.
  4. Install the headlining. Refer to INT-33, "Removal and Installation".
  5. Perform initilization procedure.
    Sunroof motor assembly

    Roof link assembly