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  1. Z3 window motor bracket

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    I have looked through the forum and can't find a post about this but please redirect me if i missed it. I own a 1998 1.9L Z3 and I have a problem with the sheet metal the window motor is bolted onto, basically it has started to tear and means now my window does not go up or down properly as it...
  2. Window seals

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, Can someone please remind me of the options for dealing with the window seal's that allow water to be sprayed into the cabin when the jet spray is on the car and you hear the howling when you drive fast?
  3. Bmw f33 rear quater light window leak!!

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Dear All, This is my first post :) I have recently as the rain has increase water has been entering the car. The rear window driver side seems to be leaking, this is a small leak, I am hoping someone can shed some light and please advise me what to do. My warranty has expired... I have...
  4. Side window trim

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Anyone got any tips on removing the outside window door trim? Is it just a case of trim removal tools and pull up? I have damage on the shadow trim and looking to see what I can do with it. Any tips appreciated thanks!
  5. Touring rear window showing open in display

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi. I am new here on Bimmerforums, hope that you guys can help me with my little problem I have a '04 e46 320d touring, where the rear tailgate window is showing in the display as open aswell in INPA (see photo) I have traced all the wires and testet them all that none of them has breaks on...
  6. 5 Series F10 Exterior chrome Channel Cover Window Trim 2013

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, I hope someone can help. The channel cover,exterior,door, front left on my bmw f10 (chrome trim) on the passenger door is coming away/sticking up by 3mm ish towards the door handle on my 2013 F10, I would like to know can this be fixed without replacing it? I don't wish to spend a...
  7. E36 window keeps slipping out channel

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I have an E36 320i, the drivers window hasn't worked for a while and I've come around to fixing it. First issue was the window holder had fallen off the glass. All that is done now, I have new sliders and put the window back in (and used a clamp to pop the regulator arms in) The window kinda...
  8. E46 Ci Coupe rear window rubber

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi there. The rubber that is connected to the black shadow line is damaged and needs replacing on my 330 Ci Sport. I've been told that I need to replace the whole shadow line at £600 per side! Is there a workaround for this? Thanks
  9. 2002 BMW 325ci (coupe) Window

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey guys, Without context (to avoid confusion) I need to buy a new drivers side front window for my car. I haven't seen many for sale online (ebay, offerup, craigslist, etc) but I did find one from a car that they are parting out. Does anyone know if a 325Ci (convertible) window will fit a...
  10. Heater blower and rear window demister problem

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi folks, Any help will be greatly appreciated, My 2004 e60 525d heater blower/fan has stopped working also along with the rear window demister! The buttons on the control panel are working fine as checked on dis57 and inpa, The fan or demister also doesn't work when activated in these...
  11. Window Regulator OEM or Aftermarket

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    The cable snapped on my driver side window today - 320cd. Began to strip it but need to get my hands on a new regulator Monday. Should I shell out for an original (I haven't managed to price one yet but am assuming they are expensive) or get an aftermarket regulator? I would be interested to...
  12. Drying out rear window brake light

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi there is a lot of condensation behind the rear window brake light, is here a way to fry it out or take it apart to wipe it? or is there a way to hack the light so it stays on to dry it that way? Cheers
  13. 2009 E81 116i window stuck

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello all, Bought a 3 door 1 series recently and the d/s front window is stuck in the open door position (it has dropped 1/4 inch). When I press the button on the door there is a clicking noise from the d/s footwell, not from the door. Checked all the fuses with no joy. P/S is working...
  14. E93 Window half setting?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I'm currently looking for an E93 and I went to see one over the weekend. When I opened the roof the windows lowered to half way down. Then when I closed the roof and then selected the all windows close button, they all went up, but then the passenger window lowered to half way again. A second...
  15. E63 650 coupe heated rear window

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    I have a small section of the rear window that doesn’t seem to demist Is this due to aerials etc or have i got a break? I don’t have a pic but it’s mid screen Thanks
  16. Window doesn't drop after changing runners

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys, The window mechanism on our 320cd convertible 2005 on the drivers side was crunching itself until it died. I changed the mechanism and all went ok. However since doing it, the window doesn't drop when you open the door. You can push it down manually the half inch that it goes, and...
  17. Rear passenger window sun blinds

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All, I'm assuming these are on more models than my GT, but is there a way to avoid the musty smell that appears, if the blinds are kept in their recess (in the door panel) for long periods of time? Apart from always keeping them up.... :-) When I say musty, I'm being kind to the smell, it's...
  18. 2000 E39 M5 S62b50 engine swap into 1971 bay window camper

    BMW Engine Conversions
    Good evening, I've got a 1971 VW camper and a s62b50 that I've mid mounted. It's got a custom chassis and not much is left from the original VW. I'm going to run it on a standalone ECU and wiring loom and want to delete as much of the ancileries that I can, SAP, vacuum system etc but...
  19. 640D window tint london

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi guys, Wanted to ask if anyone knows a reputable and economical company in South East London for getting rear window Tinted?
  20. Strange window problem

    Auto Electrical Forum
    3 series touring 2008. My driver's window has started to go down in small increments. When I press the switch it goes down by around 3cm then stops. Pressing again sends it another 3cm and so on. It lowers all the way but only 3cm at a time, and the same on the way up again. It seems to move...