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I have a2001 325ci top wont close completely,the top wont

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I have a2001 325ci top wont close completely,the top wont extend closed all the way,the arms wont extend fully, and the locking mechanism doesnt tighten the locks,i can her a noise in the top like little parts moving around,the motor seems to be working,i can look up into the manuel access window and it is turning .
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 4 months ago.

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Thank you for your attention to the rating requirement.

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this indicates that the mechanics stripped out and will need to be replaced, happens from time to time as the vehicles age. This is not really a DIY job but if you are looking for a good non dealer option check out www.bimmershops.com or www.bimrs.org for options

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Please let me know if you have further questions. Please do not forget to click a positive rating as this is the only way I receive credit for my answer, thank you. Best wishes with your vehicle.

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