5 Series E60 520d (N47) SAL
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Drip moulding contacts glass cover for option 403
When closing from the vent position, and primarily at high outside temperatures, the front
edge of the drip moulding makes contact with the edge of the glass cover.
Unfavourable tolerance range of individual parts.
Manufacturing period: start of series production until September 2005
In case of customer complaint, grind down the front edge of the drip moulding along its
Remove the glass lid as described in Repair Instructions 54 12 115 .
Press drip moulding (1) down and lock
Cover working area (2) under drip
moulding (1) as necessary with
cardboard to protect it from dirt.
Mark a strip approximately 2 mm wide
along the front edge (1).
Grind off the strip marked on the front
edge (1) using coarse sandpaper and
a sanding block.
Complete work by sanding front
edge (1) with fine sandpaper.
Clean the working area.
Install and adjust glass cover (1) as described in Repair Instructions 54 12 115 .
No parts are needed for this repair.
Material and labour costs incurred can be claimed through the usual warranty channels
subject to current warranty terms.
54 12 90 40 00
SI Drip moulding contacts glass cover for option 403 E60
BMW AG - TIS
Issue status (12/2007) Valid only until next DVD is issued
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