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  1. Anyone know how to remove the glove box of 520D 2012?

    General BMW Discussions
    So I need to replace the cig lighter fuses which I have managed to locate behind the glove box. The problem is you can’t access the ones I need to change through the little door in the glove box. This means I am going to have to remove the glove box unless anyone knows of another way to do it...
  2. Aux and 3 cables in glove box

    Auto Electrical Forum
    I have just bought a 2010 118i convertable. In the glove box are 3 leads, 1 is a 3.5mm 1 a usb and 1 an apple power supply. My question is were are they linked to. Also the aux lead in between the driver and passenger seat doez not seem to connect to the radio,when i plug a music player in. Can...
  3. F10 2014 fuse and glove box

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi everyone, Recently changed my 2010 3 series to 2014 5 series. Very happy with the car as always with BMWs however ran into problems due to my own fault: Decided to change all interior dull yellow lights to nice white LEDs, while doing this I must've triggered a short somehow. After changing...
  4. How To Update Map on a BMW F11 (with no usb port in glove box)?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Folks A few weeks back I updated my "Premium" Maps in my 2010 F10 (pre-NBT) via 3 usb's without issue. My car has a usb port in the glovebox and centre consol. Today I tried to update my wifes 2013 F11 "NEXT" Maps via a single usb that is in the centre consol (there isn't one in the...
  5. Unexpected failure of Aircon, ventilation fan, engine cooling fan and glove box light, etc.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Guys this is my first post here so I apologize if I have put it in the wrong section. Brief history of events. I had several failed wires in the rear right hand boot harness that effected the key fob from opening and locking the doors (RH drive car) so I replaced the 26 or so wires that form...
  6. E90 I Drive Glove Box USB

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    Hi - Recently purchased my first BMW 2010 320i Business edition with I Drive. It comes only with a USB in the glove box which i have tried to use to see if it plays or imports music as suggested by the manual but nothing appears or happens. The port is working as i have been able to charge my...
  7. x5 E70 2007 replacing the glove box?

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi there. Does anyone have a video or instructions on how you can remove the entire glovebox unit if it needs swapping over with a replacement? Many tx.
  8. 2006 318Ci convertible. Glove box.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Can anybody help with this conundrum. No matter which side I turn the key to in the lock, the glove box will not open. If I leave it in the central "locked" position then the boot also double locks as it should so the electrical connection must be OK. Any ideas ?
  9. x6m glove box light fuse No:

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Can anyone help with the fuse no: for the glove box light and locking mechanism? i have located the fuse box under the passenger side but do not know the no: of the one to check/change, ive read most of the links all telling me where the fuse box is, thanks by the way, but finding the right fuse...
  10. Stuck glove box!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Folks, Anyone one had trouble with the glove box on the convertible 320s?......I cant get mine to open for the life of me. I have read that its all linked to the central locking and timing delays ect. There is a deadlock and a override position for the lock but to no avail! Do i need to...
  11. Bmw e46 325 ci convertible glove box Lock and Latch

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    Hi All As the Title says, I am after a e46 325 ci convertible, glove box Lock and Latch part numbers 5116 8262566 and 5116 7020044 please call me on 0741243515 or send a text Many thanks
  12. 2004 346 325i convertible glove box latch and lock help please

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    2004 e46 325i convertible glove box latch and lock Hi All, I have recently had trouble opening my glove box , so I decided to take it out and have a look (once I managed to carefully pull it open) , now I'm no mechanic but it has electric wires going to it so I am assuming it operates via...
  13. E46 Map Lights, Glove Box Lights and Boot Lights Not Working

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hello All, Ever since I have owned my E46 the front and rear map lights, glove box and boot lights don't work. The convenience lights (both front and rear) do come on when I unlock the car/open doors etc. I've checked fuses 49 and 52.. when one is removed the car makes a loud buzzing...
  14. BMW e46- What is this behind the glove box?

    General BMW Discussions
    Anyone know what this is 2001 e46 se?
  15. Unknown switch/knob in glove box please help!!!

    General BMW Discussions
    Hey folks, new to this so be gentle, I've searched Google till I have no skin on the end of my fingers!!! I've recently bought a 2007 330d m sport e90, when driving I could hear something moving in the glove box on corners, upon inspection I found a switch/know that looks like it is connected...
  16. 2008 E92 325i - Power to two USB leads from glove box fuse box?

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    OK. I'm wanting to run two USB leads to my glove box to power my phone and my dashcam. I think I've worked out cable routing e.t.c. so now just need to workout power interface. I was looking at those add a circuit things that clip into the fusebox but I'm not too sure on the finer points of...
  17. 2006 325ci glove box locked; can't open

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I know it has something to do with the keys and it's being a convertible. Also interior trunk button does not work. Anyone able to rekindle my feeble memory? Can't find it in the manual. Thanks much!
  18. E36 Glove Box Door.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all I have seen many issues to sort this problem out, adding screws, a new 2nd scrap yard door, I decided to look at the issue and what the consequences could be should the door be twisted by force. I had hold of the Door twisted from Left>>to Right, Job sorted at no cost or damage, I though...
  19. BMW E36 Glove box - How do I fix this?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    This is a result of the hot weather, It looks like the glue has split. Anyone have any ideas on a fix? Cheers Ben
  20. 1990 E30 325i Convertible - Loads of coolant leaking out of side of glove comparment!

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all. Newbie G3org3 here. I parked up after a 10 minute drive to find my passenger footwell filling up with coolant. It was hissing and seemed to come from the right side of the cubbyhole (glove compartment). My floor is drenched and I think if I fill up I could drive the 2 miles back home...