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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:31 pm
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Hi all, I'm looking for anywhere to try for fully comp insurance that covers the glass roof on my RCZR. Any recommendations please? I'm in the UK.
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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:30 pm
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Glass roof??? Unless you have installed the worlds first sunroof in an RCZ I think you'll find it's metal...

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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:49 pm
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RCZ R has a "double-bubble" glass roof. It's not a sunroof.

Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:53 pm
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You mean the back window? They all have that ...and a metal roof.

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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 5:56 pm
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Yes back window glass, roof metal :)

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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:28 pm
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Im pretty sure that the roof is from several coats of glass
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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:33 pm
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ONLY AEK wrote:
Im pretty sure that the roof is from several coats of glass

I'm pretty sure it's not... :crazy:

Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:05 pm
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I'm sure someone on the Facebook group got theirs vandalised and the roof was dented.
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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:34 pm
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Definitely metal roof even my carbon fibre covered roof has metal under it! Anyway all insurance companies cover the windows!! And the roofs for what it matters :eusa-think:
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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:17 pm
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RCZIain wrote:
I'm sure someone on the Facebook group got theirs vandalised and the roof was dented.


Yes and I had a dent in the roof of my last R
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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 10:53 pm
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I’ve had the arches off mine, the roof is metal.
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Post Tue Jan 16, 2018 11:37 pm
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So CID got you at last Pete......

I see that person's dusting for prints, but I've gotta ask....

Why'd they take the arches off ?

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Post Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:46 am
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DKZ5745 wrote:
I’ve had the arches off mine, the roof is metal.


Look at all that dirt! Don’t you clean under your arches Pete? :o :lol:
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Post Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:20 am
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i checked it

so im absolutely sure that the roof is metal
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Post Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:14 am
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OK may be Peugeot HQ have got it wrong too! I sent them a contact form - entered all my RCZ-R details (reg no. etc.) & asked the following......

I am currently trying to find insurance for my RCZ-R but I'm not sure of the specification of the roof of the vehicle. It looks like glass but am told it's metal. Could you please confirm the material so I can make sure I get insurance that covers glass roof if necessary.

I've just received their reply...

Thank you for your email about the material of the roof on your
Peugeot RCZ R.

I've looked into this for you and the specification of the roof is glass.

I hope this helps; thanks again for getting in touch, and please feel free to share any feedback you have for us on the short survey we’ll be sending out.

Kind regards
Kelly Lambert
Customer Care Advisor
0800 042 2422

Post Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:24 am
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He/She can't have looked in to it far ;)
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Post Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:48 am
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Okay so Peugeot got it wrong......

Just to be absolutely sure watch this.....

This is how it's made, been on here before, here it is again, notice the roof !!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qVSLDLoIwrY

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Post Wed Jan 17, 2018 12:27 pm
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So, let's examine Kelly Lamberts expert reply shall we:


Thank you for your email about the material of the roof on your
Peugeot RCZ R.
[Standard Intro]

I've looked into this for you and the specification of the roof is glass. [Totally Incorrect Info]

I hope this helps; thanks again for getting in touch, and please feel free to share any feedback you have for us on the short survey we’ll be sending out. [Standard Outro]

Kind regards
Kelly Lambert
Customer Care Advisor
0800 042 2422
[Standard Email Footer]


Enjoy filling out your feedback survey!! :lol:

Post Wed Jan 17, 2018 12:44 pm
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This is a never-ending topic around the RCZ. Almost everybody asks me the following question when they see the RCZ first time: Does the roof opens? Is it glass?
Answer: No. And no.
Reply: ohhh, that is a pity. It'd be so nice...

So, it is a sheet of painted metal even if it looks like glass.
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Post Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:00 pm
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This is from the Peugeot system.

As said previously the roof is metal (no 1), there are a choice of 2 panels (no 10) that can go on top of the metal panel.Image

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