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1998 BMW 528i: times...it keeps coming disconnected..steering wheel

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I have a 1998 BMW 528i question under my 30 day unlimited question package. The switch for the drivers seat "adjustment" has been replaced a couple of times...it keeps coming "disconnected". As you know, that shuts down the seat adjustment and steering wheel adjustment. I have a great BMW tech at the dealer who has snapped it in place for me a couple of times, and has helped me avoid having to buy a new "harness", but he's out for a few weeks. Can I connect this myself? How do I take the trim cover and black buttons off to get to the switch? I don't see any obvious screws. GK
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 3 years ago.
Hello and welcome to JustAnswer BMW,

My name is XXXXX XXXXX it will be my pleasure to assist you today.
. Can I please have the last 7 digits of your vin?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Steve-- BTW thanks for the advice on the fuel pump question I had in January. It was the pump indeed.

 

The last 7 of the VIN for '98 538i are BW31473

 

GK

Expert:  Steve replied 3 years ago.

Thanks.

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You should be able to access this under the seat without removing anything. Have a look and let me know what you find.

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