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E30 (1982 - 1993)
God's Chariot. The E30 was produced primarily from 1982 through 1991. The cabriolet was the one exception which was produced through 1993.

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Old 05-23-2011, 07:42 PM
salsa325 salsa325 is offline
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WINDOWS WONT WORK!!!!!! please help...

ok so i swapped starters and changed the master cyclinder in my 90ix..now windows won't go up or down...here are the vitals...they worked in the morning then after starter job then didnt at end of day...also...no light in the up/down window switches...also..no voltage across the 17 fuse...also changed key tumbler a while ago...jumped circuit breaker thingy by gearshift still nothing...is there a hidden relay? please help...driving without windows is miserable!!!
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Old 05-23-2011, 08:03 PM
markseven markseven is offline
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ok so i swapped starters and changed the master cyclinder in my 90ix..now windows won't go up or down...here are the vitals...they worked in the morning then after starter job then didnt at end of day...also...no light in the up/down window switches...also..no voltage across the 17 fuse...also changed key tumbler a while ago...jumped circuit breaker thingy by gearshift still nothing...is there a hidden relay? please help...driving without windows is miserable!!!
Did you mistakenly press the window lock button? On some cars it's above the radio / OBC and on some it's on the console.
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Old 05-23-2011, 08:29 PM
salsa325 salsa325 is offline
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my lock is by the gearshift...also..that wouldnt affect the backlighting for the up/down arrows...would it?
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Old 05-25-2011, 08:21 AM
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I'm told the unloader wiring on the starter can cause this or the starter itself can be faulty. Do a search or bimmerforum.com. A recent post discussed this.
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Old 05-25-2011, 01:55 PM
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Ground?
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Old 05-29-2011, 08:56 AM
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I presume its fixed? Posting what you did to fix it helps us all.
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