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Old 04-09-2017, 10:29 AM   #1
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Locking glove box

The glove box on my 2005 325ci convertible will not open. It is unlocked, but the handle will not budge. Any ideas how to get it open?

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Old 04-09-2017, 12:47 PM   #2
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Mine would only open with the key regardless of what position the lock was in. I found a post here that indicated a loose lock could be the issue. Sure enough, both screws for the lock were loose. Once tightened, the lock functioned fine. If you get yours open, check those two phillips head screws. You'll need one of those 3" screwdrivers.
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