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Old 06-20-2005, 07:07 PM   #1
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help, electrical

1990 525i
electrical meltdown
windows,stereo, seats, sunroof, clock, door locks don't work.
car runs fine. when i push the seat adjustment the door open sign lights up. i have checked all the fuses and they are fine. where do i start?
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Old 06-20-2005, 07:25 PM   #2
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Have you had a look at the fuse box (Mine is under the hood, left side rear, near the left side windshield A pillar)
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Old 06-20-2005, 08:09 PM   #3
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yes. for a while it was going out when the car got hot ie. out in the sun. now it is completely out
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Old 06-20-2005, 08:33 PM   #4
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Next thing I'd check is for a main fuse-able link in the engine compartment. May not be user serviceable
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Old 06-22-2005, 01:37 AM   #5
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Could it be something going bad with your alternator?
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if it was a problem witht eh alternator, the battery would have died already
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Did you ever figure it out? Main fuse-able link? WTF is that?
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Old 11-27-2010, 07:56 AM   #8
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try the computer module under the passenger seat, it may be busted or shorted
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