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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, I have a 2010 E91 and my understanding is that when I lift the tailgate glass, the load cover should retract automatically. As you can probably guess, this doesn't happen - I can't even see that the little catches retract. Anyone come across this or any ideas for a fix? Thanks.
  2. BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi I'm recently the proud owner of a 2009 Z4 23i sDrive. Great to be back in a RWD fun car again after years in family cars..... I bought it with a known fault as it had been sat unused for a year - mainly the retractable hard top only partly works. The rear screen section moves up and hovers...
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi folks As above. Bloody thing pokes up about 20mm on the passengers side,only started doing this last week. I can push it back down very easily,not sure about pulling up on it. Can I pull up on it without breaking it? Any easy cures for this or does it have to be bumper off and new parts...
  4. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Starting happening occasionally, but more and more now - when using the headlight washers, the one on the drivers side does not always fully retract. It tends to stay about 10mm out. It only needs a gentle push and it returns properly, so I liberally sprayed WD40 around it to loosen any...
  5. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, I have recently purchased a 2004 E46 330ci sport with the electric retracting mirrors and memory seats, both of which are not functioning correctly. When checking out the fault I have found that the mirror adjustment fuse has been removed, and now the retracting mirrors sometimes stick...
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    hi, any ideas on why my parcel shelf does not always retract when rear window or hatch is opened. tried lbing the catch seems more on one side. works sometimes. its just a bit annoying!