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Hey,

Ive got a 93 318 and i have a problem with the windows.....none of the windows work, but the sunroof does..... so its not the comfort relay, can anyone help? Thanks

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fuses, switches, regulator, motor.

Check em all, in that order.

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Regulator?

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i had that problem w/ 1 window. for me it was just the botton. it had to be replaced

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Have you reset the power window circuit breaker?
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there isn't a circuit breaker, its a fuse.

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The power window circuit breaker is the "switch" with the picture of a window with a lightning bolt. Mine is located next to the steering column. (91 320i rhd)
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that happened to me.... check the realy switch next to your steering column

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The power window circuit breaker is the "switch" with the picture of a window with a lightning bolt. Mine is located next to the steering column. (91 320i rhd)
ah, yes. that thing. Wish I had it so i could lock out my passenger window. NA spec doesn't have it so i always forget about it when something isn't working. I think he's in NA though so it wouldn't matter.

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Thanks guys ill check....

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It worked but i need 2 new buttons for the rear windows, does anyone know where i can get them off the internet?

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pres.. just rewire the cut out to include the passenger window. or add another switch to it... and put it near your light control... wouldn't be that hard.. you've already done the relay/led and push start...

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I may.

I've got a chrome shift surround to install at some point, but I'm waiting to pick up a new boot first. I'll need my new debit card to do that though. Kinda pissed. Bought a new knob but it doesn't fit. It goes halfway down then stops. I tried to dremel it out but it didn't seem to have any effect. If it doesn't, it only cost me .99 on ebay, so I guess I won't be too mad.

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