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E34 (1989 - 1995)

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Old 11-18-2009, 09:29 PM
davebmwiley davebmwiley is offline
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Mein Auto: 92 525i touring wagon
broken seat?

My driverside seat doesn't go back up. One side doesn't move at all. The other side goes but it starts bending the seat. Does anyone know anything on this one?

92 525it
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Old 11-29-2009, 04:32 PM
wakawill wakawill is offline
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Mein Auto: 1992 525i
broken motor or worn cable

If you can hear the motors when you activate the switch your cable tips going into the motors(at the front of the seat) and the seat transmissions (on the sides) are in need of replacement. If you can not hear the motors replace them.
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Old 12-04-2009, 12:38 AM
dhr racing dhr racing is offline
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Mein Auto: 92 525 95 525
google bmw seat twist and you will find the DIY for fixing the cables. Easy job. I did both my 92 and 95 and saved a ton of mula!
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