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Hi,

After having a really good test drive of the Up! last Sunday, I ordered an Up! White with the panoramic sunroof. I'd said to the sales guy quite a few times that one of the key requirements for me would be being able to fit roof bars to the car so I can carry a bike on the roof. I've just recently read a couple of things online about other cars with panoramic sunroofs that can't take roof bars. Does anybody know whether I will still be able to fit roof bars to the Up! with a panoramic sunroof?

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Hi Guys,

Im obly new hear. Got my new up! last friday absolutely love it. Great car!!

My car does not have the panoramic sunroof just a normal roof. has anyone any suggestions where i can get roof bars?? ive looked around the net to no avail.

I am in Ireland too so id need a company that would ship over to me!!

Hipe someone can help, looking forward to an answer!!

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there are roof bars in the vw brouchure, so you will definatly be able to get them thru your dealer, they might just have to order them which might take a while
 

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On a related topic, does anyone know if the VW bike carrier shown in the accessories brochure will carry two bikes?
 

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alex_w said:
Can you open the sun roof with the bars on?

Yep.
But I have the original VW roof rack for the up! - don't know if this applies to all roof racks.
And it makes it easy to keep an eye on whatever you have on the roof.

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I have a panoramic sunroof on my other car (not the Mii), and use roof bars from time to time to carry a roof box and/or bike rack. One thing I do notice is that, with the roof bars fitted, there is an unpleasant amount of wind noise - something that wasn't noticeable on the previous car which didn't have a panoramic sunroof. Not sure if that is the case with the Up but worth checking.
 
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