Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

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BMW Installation Instructions

All work is shown on a LHD model. On RHD models some operations will be symmetrically opposite.


Disconnect negative cable from battery. Remove screws and take off trim.
Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Disconnect cables from automatic fuses for electrical window lifter.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

If necessary, remove blending regulator. Do not separate cable connections.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Partially remove column trim and carpet on the driver’s side.

Locate cutout and push Acella foil through cutout.
Fitting note: Cover cutout with Acella foil.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Expose existing round plug.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Connect long additional wire harness to round plug. Run additional harness along the existing wire harness to door column on the driver’s side.

Secure round plug with existing cable clamp.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Partially remove column trim and carpet on the passenger’s side.

Locate cutout and push Acella foil through cutout.

Fitting note: Cover cutout with Acella foil.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Expose existing round plug.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Connect additional wire harness to round plug. Secure round plug with existing cable clamp.

Run additional cable under carpet.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Remove screw from below and take off cover (1).

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Detach armrest from door.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Remove cover from interior door handle,

Remove screw and take off interior door handle with escutcheon.

Fitting note: When refitting, the interior door handle must be point towards the front.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Remove door capping front and rear. Lift capping out of clips from below.

Fitting note: front screw (1) = sheet metal screw, rear screw (2) = threaded screw.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Lift door trim out of clips.

Fitting note: replace defective clips or bushes.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Remove screw securing cover (1), carefully remove cover.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Remove screws (1 … 3) and cover.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Press foam rubber out of mirror and window guide.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Carefully remove part of Acella foil.

Insert additional cable from bottom to top.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Connect additional cable to existing plug.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Place connection into existing cable clamp and cover with insulating tape.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Connect additional cable to plug from additional mirror.

Cover connection with insulating tape.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Push connection into the interior and install additonal mirror.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Lift existing mirror switch out on driver’s side and disconnect plug from switch.

Cut tab on switch from of installing kit to dimension A = 10 mm.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

Connect switch and changeover switch with mirror switch and place it into trim.

Connect negative cable to battery and check operation.

Reinstall all parts, glue on trims.

Installation kit for Electrically Controlled Exterior Mirror (Passenger’s side) BMW 6 CS Series E24 (until 5/82)

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