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Old 09-05-2006, 12:33 PM   #62
TerryH
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Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: SoCal
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My Ride: '99 328i
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Originally Posted by elbee View Post
It's most likely the regulator again. You would have to open up the door to see if the regulator can be salvaged with the zip tie method. These regulators are really crappy. Even if you put in a new one zip tie it. If you don't want to do it yourself make the mechanic do it. Bring him 2 zip ties and print out the picture of how it should look. You will find it here:

http://www.skene.org/bmw/window/
Can the zip tie fix be used on the rear regulators? When my right rear regulator failed, the wire got mangled around the spool. I had to buy a new regulator, but I didn't see how the zip ties would apply as it didn't resemble the pictured one in the link.
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