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  1. Window motor?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    I'm fairly sure my right rear window motor is giving up. It worked intermittently in the colder months - it's been OK now that it's warmer but I'm told that's often the behavior when they're wearing out. Genuine BMW motors seem to go between $160 and $200, but I've found Dorman and a few...
  2. DIY: Front Window Regulator Replacement (video)

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    'Scuse the flip-flops :) Part numbers: Front right window lifter: 51 33 8 252 394 Front left window lifter: 51 33 8 252 393
  3. How To Position Side Window On Regulator? (Window Jams When Shut)

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Hi everyone, My driver's side window would jam itself closed if I wound it all the way up to the top. When that happens, pressing on the down button only results in the immediate "click" of the "safety breaker" in the window control box. (I figured that's what it is as its a different, much...
  4. Did I get Screwed!?!?

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Hey everyone, Recently I went to my local shop for some service. Normally they do great work and for a fair price. I feel this time was different. I'm going to talk to them on monday, so I would really appreciate your opinions and comments to help me out. Also If no one would tell me that...