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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-26-2014, 02:26 PM
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Posted By jey
I tried looking for it. Dont know the location....

I tried looking for it. Dont know the location. Is it the dash board compartment on the passenger side?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 06-25-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By jey
E36 m3 convertible - brake light problem

Hi,
I had 'brake light failure' with one brake light not working and then 'brake light switch failure'. Replaced the brake light switch (part from bmw). I am getting 'brake lights failure' and both...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 03-13-2012, 11:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By jey
I finally got the motor sync complete. The top...

I finally got the motor sync complete. The top drive motor is still not fully functional and it slips (just rotates).

I guess the problem is the gears inside or the cables are messed up. I still...
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 03-12-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,379
Posted By jey
e36 98 m3 - convertible top resync procedure does not work

Hi,
I had few issues with my convertible top and right now trying to do the re-sync procedure.

1. pulled the red lever (both motors got disengaged finally)
2. stowed the top and closed the lid...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-27-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By jey
Interesting.. i was not able to find this from...

Interesting.. i was not able to find this from anywhere.. thanks a lot

I ended up driving it to the workshop (not stealer). He knows the stuff and waiting to hear back on the current state. will...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-27-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By jey
I disengaged both the convertible top motor and...

I disengaged both the convertible top motor and the tonneu cover motor by pulling the lever under the rear seat. It somehow does not disengage the tonneu cover motor. That is one of the problem
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-27-2012, 11:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By jey
e36 98 m3 convertible top issue - please help

Sunny day -
1. tried to open the convertible top. Did not work.
2. Read the forums and started the resync process
3. Manually disengaged the motors (here is 1 issue)
4. Opened the top
5....
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 03-08-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,979
Posted By jey
Thanks Sullivanjm. It finally worked - the S5...

Thanks Sullivanjm. It finally worked - the S5 switch in the trunk lock moved away from its location and I ended up grounding it directly.
Forum: E36 M3 (1995-1999) 02-28-2011, 03:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,979
Posted By jey
e36 98 m3 convertible top problem

Hi,
I searched around but did not find the exact steps to diagonize a convertible top problem.

I have a 98 m3 convertible and the top stopped working suddenly. I did not try using it after last...
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