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Old 06-01-2007, 06:06 AM   #1 (permalink)
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conversion: power windows to manual window regulators?

87' 325e

can i do this little conversion..? i want to take out the power window regulators and swap them out with manual window regulators with the crank handles. they sell the manual window regulators for my car on bevauto

im just going to buy these left and right manual window regulators from bevauto
http://www.bavauto.com/assets/imglib500/51321904611.jpg
http://www.bavauto.com/assets/imglib500/51321904612.jpg

and also buy these window crank handles for it
http://www.bavauto.com/assets/imglib500/51321904507.jpg


any help, am i able to do the conversion?

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just out of curiosity.....why do you want to convert it?
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just don't really wanna deal with the eletrical problems for it now and anytime in the future..
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Changing them out isn't hard, you have to be careful not to allow the window to drop while you are changing them out.
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Changing them out isn't hard, you have to be careful not to allow the window to drop while you are changing them out.
so i'd be able to do the conversion?
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I think I answered that....
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i had a different issue. can i convert the manual window into electrical power window?
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