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Old 03-03-2012, 04:09 PM   #37
John in VA
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Location: Leesburg, VA
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My Ride: 328i/325xi
Originally Posted by yappering View Post
After trying many screws this is what you need for the sport seats with that adjustable thing in the front.
Size 14 - 1/2 inch long sheet metal screws. These are thick enough to actually screw into the holes and not too long to interfere with the seat adjustmant.
I hope this helps.
If you did it the way BMW wanted you to you'd tap the holes under the sport seat to accept the proper "bolt." Self-tapping will work, as you found out.
Screw - part # 07 14 9 169 302. M6X12 T30 You need two min for the front (there are 3 holes).
John in VA
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