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Old 04-21-2013, 02:54 PM
speedemn speedemn is offline
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Join Date: Nov 2004
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Mein Auto: 2003 540i 6-spd
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Originally Posted by edjack View Post
The rubber boot that seals the opening (where your fingers go) gets flaccid over time and prevents the microswitch from closing.

Just replace it.
When I depress the switch I can hear the clicking in the switch itself quite clearly... if that rubber diaphragm was flaccid it wouldn't make a solid enough connection with the spring behind it ... seems tight to the switch/spring.

Am I understanding it correctly?
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