They are submitting problem to insurance company, but may be a week before they hear back. I would assume that there is only one, and that it is in the driver side door, as that is where the control is.... The mirror snaps out and back in like Lego—it's pretty simple once you see how it assembles. I'm just chugging through a list of things to repair or replace before I start doing anything to the car for any performance upgrade. http://dragonplayer.net/bmw-e46/bmw-side-mirrors-not-working.php
randomly it would revert at some point, but be pointing a lot more inward than where I had it originally. Oh, I do have an E36 M3 so I am contemplating simply doing a test by running the working left mirror on that car to the left mirror plug of my As for your mirror pointing to the ground, do you mean your passenger mirror ? Shouldn't have to be this difficult... read the full info here
Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Somewhere around the weekend timeframe, I noticed something strange about my mirrors. Driver side control switch ~ 4 pin. now that i remember..
This is looking like it's headed in a bad direction. :( Thanks for the confirmation, fellas... Although I doubt they are, they seem to have a mind of their own. Reply With Quote 09-26-2012,04:11 PM #18 ApexSpeed View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Techno Violet BMW CCA Member Join Date Jun 2009 Location Ankeny, Iowa Posts 233 My Cars 1996 Bmw 67 13 6 946 313 Cheers!
The only other two fuses I found in relation to external mirrors were 25 and 31, both of which are empty slots with no contacts in their respective slots, leaving only I checked out the GM5 repair site and it seems he only fixes GM5 modules for issues with the doors locking or the windows not working. There is a module in the door for the mirrors? http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=407958 My passenger side mirror heating also worked fine.
Just change the position of the mirror adjustment switch. E46 Mirror Fuse bmwJohhnyDThu, Oct-16-2014, 11:12:18 PMactually disregard that bimmerfest post.. E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts. according to realoem our cars dont have that module that the guy replaced..
If anything, we ("he", in reality :) )made it better... By replacing the driver's side mirror motor? Bmw E46 Wing Mirror Fuse This. E46 Mirror Switch The switch had power to it, but did not operate either mirror.
Thanks, I'll ask my indy repair shop if they can fix it for me. click site I understand that the ribbon cables have been known to cause a break in the electrical connections. tomtomtomtom View Public Profile Find more threads by tomtomtomtom Find More Posts by tomtomtomtom Leave feedback for tomtomtomtom (0) 12-31-2009, 04:07 PM #16 RhFactorUs Registered User Join Date: Sep fractal View Public Profile Find more threads by fractal Find More Posts by fractal Leave feedback for fractal (0) 10-29-2009, 10:43 AM #11 rwestzz Registered User Join Date: Mar Bmw E46 Passenger Mirror Fault
just give me your email addr. If it is a BMW dealer you can try to negotiate 10% discount. This issue wasn't too bothering but, I am planning to take my time, soon and test that motor -if necessary, to order a new one but, maybe, it can be fixed news I just found another thread on here that I forgot I responded to...
Buying a new switch didn't help. Bmw Side Mirror Not Tilting Repair Fanatic 55,040 views 4:01 Bmw M3 e90 e92 mis aligned folding side mirrors quick fix. - Duration: 1:30. The flex cable is garbage - with weather fluctuations it gets damaged and eventually the flimsy plastic coating over the copper wears off, causing the cable to short or 'f up
vBulletin v3.8.6, Copyright ©2000-2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. The main issue is if a new driver's mirror motor will solve the issue or it might be just some broken circuit and a new motor might not solve the issue Found out that those with front seat memory the ribbon connector is permanently attached to the motor. E46 Mirror Motor Replacement Diy I'm sure ebay and other sites list for less than this, but my question at this point is..
Does anyone know if the DDM mirrors listed here http://www.ddmtuning.com/Products/061-EXT-3988-5M.E46-M3-Style-Side-Mirrors-Pair are a drop in affair to the E46 M3? question is will this kit only work if you reverse mirror pointing down is functioning currently? I have seen a plethora of 'opinions' on this... http://dragonplayer.net/bmw-e46/bmw-e46-electric-mirrors-not-working.php but they both work..
and can anyone point me in the direction of where the power mirror relay would be! i was compiling several threads that had similar problems but very different resolutions.. Reply With Quote 09-25-2012,06:24 PM #16 E36M3Sickness View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date Feb 2012 Location Mia Posts 2,008 My Cars 2004MysticCobra 97E36M3 Originally Posted by ApexSpeed It would Maybe it could be the mirror ecu part number: 61.31-6913364 but not sure.
You can check continuity on the ribbon cables to confirm that the driver motor has indeed failed. B78SYX View Public Profile Find more threads by B78SYX Find More Posts by B78SYX Leave feedback for B78SYX (0) 01-11-2015, 12:30 PM #9 bmwbob89 Registered User Join Date: Jun And why would the passenger motor be moving when I have the switch turned on to the drivers side thats the part I dont understand. 89 Black 962 Porsche 350Hp 95 Reply With Quote 06-07-2009,08:22 PM #2 hissinm3 View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date Mar 2007 Location Bergan County, New Jersey Posts 316 My Cars 1993 BMW 325i SOLD; 1997
I had also pulled a code related to this from the GM5 module: 50/22 - Passenger mirror: Potentiometer axel 2/4 Now that the driver side mirror motor is toast (pulled the Thomas Jefferson BB BMW View Public Profile Find more threads by BB BMW Find More Posts by BB BMW Leave feedback for BB BMW (7) 01-11-2015, 11:44 AM #6 Day one after the incident, I assumed there was an ingress of water, so dropped the top off the car and about an hour later in an attempt to 'dry' the I move my shifter into reverse and the passenger side mirror moves down.......move the sifter back out of reverse and the mirror returns.
When I bought the car the garage apologised as someone had left the window open slightly whilst it was being jet washed so this may something to do with it? And one last question can you post the proper fuse to change thanks Last edited by E36M3Sickness; 09-23-2012 at 10:05 PM. 89 Black 962 Porsche 350Hp 95 Torch Red ZR1 Vette Also, I have checked fuses 31 and 57; but there is only a fuse in 57. Looking around the forums it looks like it may be something to do with a faulty connection on the drivers side mirror but the one touch power up-front window stopped working
U.K. Loading... Put it in the other position and the right mirror stays put. Fuse was blown when I got the car, put a fuse in and the passenger side moves fine.