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  1. E91 door lock issues

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Good morning , I am trying to get to the bottom of an issue on my daughter's late 2007 320d . The passenger side front door locks with the rest of the central locking but it won't open again , I am sure I can feel the lock click , but nothing happens . I am thinking I need a new...
  2. E39 Lower Bonnet catch replacement

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Bonnet stuck shut, just as I tried to show RAC breakdown why my drive belt was squealing ( bolt fellout of lower mounting point on PAS pump!). Easy to open bonnet by pushing on latches through removed grill but replacing the lower hood lock!!!. I have removed radiator, headlights, pushed air con...
  3. E39 Touring Boot Latch

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, Today I changed the air suspension on my car and all went well, however I disconnected the battery to stop the compressor kicking in and when i reconnected the boot does not close properly. It does close but does not close tightly like it used to and there is no sound of the electric...
  4. 2007 E61 Tailgate latch not releasing and cant open the hatch

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi there this is my first post and I'm looking for some advice to save damaging tailgate trims. I've got the usual tailgate wiring loom problems (glass window, rear wiper, demister, etc) which I had planned to sort this weekend but have a new problem with the tailgate latch not releasing which...
  5. Releasing boot latch on e90

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hey, can anyone advise how to release the boot latch from the inside? I've what I think is a broken wire that's causing a boot open, fog light and reversing light fault. I can fix that if I can get the boot lid open. I can access the latch from the inside but how do I get power to it? Thanks in...
  6. 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
  7. 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...
  8. 3 series touring rear seat latch not working

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    i have changed the latch on the rear seat but it will still not release is the latch button spring loaded ? any suggestions
  9. 2003 E39 525 saloon - rear door closed with door card off and does not open via any handle

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Evening all - first time poster here although have lurked a plenty many times in the past, hopefully this will change all that! Had a problem with the outer door handle on the rear passenger side not working for a while. It was inconvenient but not an issue to open the passenger front door...
  10. BMW 1 series 2006 engine bonnet latch not engaging

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    When refilling my screen bottle recently, I had difficulty closing my engine bonnet. It looks well lubricated. What could be wrong?:confused
  11. Glovebox latch issue

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, Just bought an E46 M3 Convertible - love it to bits but there's a few neglected parts I want to get sorted (huge OCD issues) The glovebox won't lock - I took the handle off and had a look at the pins moving as I put the key in and a few of them are very slightly out of alignment so...
  12. Driver side bonnet latch not releasing?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi all, Just had someone pop over to have a look at the car, he went to release the bonnet and the handle basically spun further than it should. basically, kindey grill is off, can feel where the cable is supposed to go into the drivers side latch but it has popped out loose. I can release the...
  13. Hood latch drivers side picture request :D

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, Just finished doing some work on my 530d e61 LCI 2007. Close the hood, but wanted to go back and fill with screen wash. Cant open hood. Low and behold, the drivers side boot latch cable has come away from the latch itself so not catching (I had the metal plate off earlier which...
  14. 2010 E91 330d Touring - Tailgate / Boot Latch Knock

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    When driving over rough surfaces or changing direction quickly there is a metallic knock coming from the back of the car - I'm 99.9% sure its the tailgate latch. I've tried adjusting the striker slightly so that the boot shuts tighter against the car and have also attempted to adjust the bump...
  15. E65 730d 2004 Door wont close - latch broken - soft close

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    My RHD 730d 2004 E65 drivers door will no longer close. Had a non-bmw garage spend 2 hours dismantling and reassembling it. Turns out the latch inside the soft close (with comfort access) assembly is broken. They tried getting the part. But it comes as a whole new unit (door latch assembly with...
  16. Help! Where does the Hood Latch Hole in bumper go to?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi changed my egr stat today, everything goes perfectly until when reconnecting the hose behing the egr stat to the vacuum pump the screw fell down into the front bumper, in the bonnet latch hole cant seem to see it at all anywhere worst thing is... spent 2 hours at BMW manchester and they...
  17. 2001 E46 320 convertible tailgate latch

    Hereford BMW - Bimmerforums Shop
    Hi, I was wondering if you could let me have a price for a tailgate latch assembly on my 2001 E46 320 convertible ?...mine intermittently refuses to shut so i think i need to replace it ! Looking forward to hearing from you ! Regards Mark P.S sorry i dont have a pert number for this item
  18. E66 Door will not latch

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, new to this so please bare with me, after opening my rear door last night i shut it but the door just bounced back open, it will not latch at all, It does have soft close doors, i can not hear it trying to pull it shut, I have had a look on some forums and they suggest the bowden cable...
  19. E87 2005 118D Bonnet Latch

    Hereford BMW - Bimmerforums Shop
    Hi i think i need a new latch could i have a price please. My problem is when i get upto 40 odd miles an hour the bonnet is 'wobbling" around alot it dosent pop up just feels loose. Cheers Sean
  20. 2000 330D SE Touring - Boot latch knocking

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Apart from the wonky suspension which I've asked about replacing in another thread the car has managed over the past week to develop a knocking on the boot latch/catch. I've adjusted the boot lid striker, but this hasn't sorted it. Seems there is a lot of play in the latch itself. So when the...