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Old 09-02-2018, 05:15 AM   #1
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Does anyone have the window switch holder thing? I just need one because the one I have now the corner is broken and the switch keeps falling. Itís annoying because when it falls you need to take off the shifter boot to retrieve it.
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I have perhaps two silly questions.

Is the part NLA? It was inexpensive enough.

Could you repair or restore the corner with, say, a metal-filled epoxy?
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Old 09-09-2018, 01:37 AM   #3
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I have perhaps two silly questions.

Is the part NLA? It was inexpensive enough.

Could you repair or restore the corner with, say, a metal-filled epoxy?
I went to pick a part and nether coupe or sedan ones fit. Iím not exactly sure about epoxying it. Iíll give it a shot
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If it were my car, I would order a replacement, as it is inexpensive and will permanently go out of stock some day. I believe it also made of plastic, a material that rarely if every improves with age.

The first three hits on the part number using duckduckgo are to three firms that claim it is in stock, ships in four days or they have 4 left in stock.
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Did you find the part; if not, I have the two from a 318ti...
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https://www.getbmwparts.com/oem-part...er-51168193879 $7.81.
Oh shoot. Didn't notice you were in Japan.
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Old 10-24-2018, 03:12 AM   #7
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i did find one. i just bought one from my local bmw dealership.
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