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: 11982 bmw 320i electric mirrors

12-29-2009, 09:03 AM
both electric mirrors are inoperable... removed, disassembled and cleaned all electrical contacts inside the switch/joystick.... still no go.... any ideas?

12-31-2009, 04:18 AM
Check the wires between the doors and the frame of the car. From the factory they were wrapped with something like electrical tape -- which eventually wears away, then the wires are exposed, and eventually break. Problems could be in either door.

12-31-2009, 08:57 AM
thanks for the advice... happy new year! charlie