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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 02-22-2006, 09:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Window motor problem...

When i roll down the passenger window its fine, but when i roll it up its fine untill it gets all the way up then it makes a click click click sound like the regulator is shot or something does anyone know what the problem would be?
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The nylon gear for the worm drive is worn out, you'll need another motor assembly.
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... and let me tell you, it's a pain in the butt to install.
Doable, you'll just need a fresh supply of profanity.:lol:
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Alright cool, i bet their not to cheap either. how long you think it would to install...
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About 30 min depending on how proficient you are. If it's your first window job, just take your time. And be very carefull of the door handle trim, it can be a pain sometimes.
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I can't remember how much it cost to get a motor on Ebay, but I don't remember it being prohibitively expensive... and a tool I definitely wish I had... either a REALLY stubby screwdriver, or the one that has two ends that are bent 90 degrees away from each other.
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