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  1. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Q: How many seat and steering motors are there? Where are they? What function does each motor perform? How does it perform that function? How is the "co-driver" side different? How does the memory module change things? In another thread today, the question was asked which motor controls...
  2. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I'm in the middle of a parasitic battery drain diagnostic sequence, snapping photos, when I notice out of the corner of my eye, something askew in the angle of the back of the front seat. Is it ... uh ... can that be ... is it ... um ... is it the infamous malady ... is this seat back twist...
  3. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    . I have a 540i (2003) with the fully electronic adjustable seats. My drivers (and now the passenger!!!) seat back-rest will only now adjust on one side, causing the seat to twist!...the other motors etc. appear to be functioning as normal, and it seems the back-rest can not be forced to...
  4. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hi all, I'm new to the forum, though I consider myself to be pretty well versed in the mechanics and operation of E39's. I've searched the forum many times for a solution to this issue but have come up with no answers. Here's my situation. My passenger front electric seat got twisted at some...
  5. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I'm a new poster & here because of the debt I have accrued by taking my car to area mechanics for repair. I love my car & want to drive it until the wheels fall off (which may be sooner than later) so I am trying to stay on top of any repairs that need to be made, but they are piling up & I...
  6. E34 (1989 - 1995)
    Yesterday I decided to conquer the seat twist fix and with some perseverance I got it done. Thinking that the worst was behind me I went to put the seat back under the front hooks and for the life of me I can not get seat back properly. This is driving me crazy, any suggestions on getting this...
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