We all have trouble with our vehicle at some point, regardless it’s because you run out of gas, have an electricital problem, or your car won’t start, all these malfunctions commonly bother us and we are often incapable to handle them. That’s why our team tries its best to accompany you in front of these problems, and today we will make sure to explain you how to manually close your Peugeot Rifter? In reality, if you have no more electric power, you will not have the capacity to use the central locking of your car any longer. We will first explain how to manually close the sunroof of your Peugeot Rifter, and secondly, how to manually close the doors of your Peugeot Rifter.


How to manually close the sunroof of a Peugeot Rifter ?

So we will begin our content with the process to enable you to close manually your Peugeot Rifter and more precisely the sunroof or the panoramic roof of this one. Regardless whether your battery is out of power, or you have removed the battery, you will not have access to the power controls of the sunroof of your Peugeot Rifter, and as a consequence not anymore have the chance to close it. Unfortunately, you don’t have many solutions to allow you to close them. In reality, to manually close the sunroof of a Peugeot Rifter , there is only one option which consists in using the manual command to close it. It is not visible without removing a plastic cover which is located in front of the sunroof. To locate the exact location of this screw refer to your car’s guidebook. It will then be appropriate to screw it on until the roof is totally closed.

How to manually close the doors of a Peugeot Rifter ?

And to conclude, we will certainly advance to the part that brings you on this page, how to manually close a Peugeot Rifter , but this time we will focus on the doors of this one. In reality, your car may have run out of battery in front of your house, you managed to open the doors and try to turn it on, but while waiting to find a solution you want to make sure that no one will be able to get into it. Unfortunately, it’s almost the same difficulty as the sunroof on your Peugeot Rifter. In reality, with no power, it will be unachievable to activate the door central lock. On some models , you will have a press button on the window frame that you can press manually to close your Peugeot Rifter manually, but this is becoming less and less common. So we will give you as before the only two solutions to enable you to close your car with no power:

  • Buy a new battery and install it to close the doors of your Peugeot Rifter, or find one in good condition. But, you will need access to the bonnet to achieve this
  • Connect your Peugeot Rifter to a running car to transfer energy and recharge your vehicle’s battery. This will at least give you enough power to close the doors of your car. In cases where you have any doubts about your battery’s ability to keep the charge. Remember to close the doors of your car while it is still connected to the other vehicle. Once you have done this, you can disconnect your battery and close the bonnet


If perhaps you have any additional questions about the Peugeot Rifter, do not hesitate to consult our Peugeot Rifter category.