nope never have I thought since the car is 13 years old that maybe the sun is fading them ?? car is stored in my garage over the winter and only ever driven in summer, so i thought that since we rarely put the top up in the summer when it's not int he garage like overnight . that maybe this is a known problem with BMW conv...?????
I gotta get some batteries for the digital camera and then i can post some pics to help you see whats going on ..
thanks for your response