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Don Mac 04-10-2009 12:56 AM

Location of Central Locking Unit E28
Can't find the controller for the central locking on my right hand drive E28 528i (1983).
I have looked in the rhs footwell; behind the instrument cluster and nearby.:(

jimoreno 04-11-2009 07:37 AM

If I remember correctly, you have to remove the drivers side front speaker and tucked in there you will find it. You need to pull the carpet to gain access to two screws. If you don't have it by now, get a Bentley's E28 maintenance manual. You WILL need it to work in these cars!

Good Luck!

Don Mac 04-16-2009 05:09 PM

Thanks, you were spot on. Unscrew the two screws and pull down the cables. The overload relay contacts needed resoldering after all its hysterical activity. All fixed:)
Cheers Don

mahogany 08-23-2009 01:05 AM

would this apply to the 86 528e too?

south26 08-23-2009 07:08 AM

Yes it is in the same place.


mahogany 07-07-2011 12:48 AM

Hey Andy Thanks! I will check it out...:thumbup:

south26 07-07-2011 06:21 AM

it is on the Passenger side not the drivers side.


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