Rear o/s door
2003 BMW 7 Series 760li

1 points

Problem added: May 21, 2009 (11 years ago)
intermittant fault where door catch fails to operate,mechanism not seized and if i play around with the handles(sometimes for 10mins or more)the latch starts to operate again until the next time.

Car details
Car: BMW 7 Series
Variant: 760li
Model Year: 2003
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mr suzuki
Top Fixer
694 points

May 23, 2009 (11 years ago)
had samp problem with a customers bm.finaly stuck closed,removed int trim took catch assy out assy was £140 c/lock motor £100 fitted new catch left out motor.stripped catch assy found small spring broken replaced with pen spring all worked fine.

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