I start engine when opening the top, the top stopped. Is that normal? on 2004 Mercedes-Benz SL500

The top continue to open when I open again. It still work fine. Could it be a safety reason or there's a malfunction? Thanks you very much!

by in San Jose, CA on November 24, 2010
1 answer
ANSWER by on November 24, 2010
It is normal for the top to stop while the engine is cranking. Many electrical devices are not connected to the starting circuit, in order to maximize power to the starter.