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Old 01-01-2004, 04:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a 95 540i and need to replace the battery, I assume it is under the passenger side rear seat, just can't figure out how to get the seat up... help please inspections tomorrow
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I have a 95 540i and need to replace the battery, I assume it is under the passenger side rear seat, just can't figure out how to get the seat up... help please inspections tomorrow
yes it is under the rear seat, its one piece , i tottally forgot how to get it up, but im sure someone here will know.
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here should be 2 clips under the front edge of the rear seat.. jut unclip the seat
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Thanks a lot guys, help is appreciated... BTW aesthetics (not trying to be a richard) has an "e" :wink
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Push the bottom edge (where the seat meets the carpet) in/rearwards, that should get the seat off the clips, then lift up and the seat comes off.
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Thanks a lot guys, help is appreciated... BTW aesthetics (not trying to be a richard) has an "e" :wink
ah thanks you know i spelt it right at first but because every once in a while i edit my signature something always gets changed. thanks for the heads up
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