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      02-21-2013, 11:39 PM   #1
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Climate control button can be replaced?

I have 2010 BMW 7 series and one of climate control button is somewhat damaged due to high usage.

I found this picture from ebay which has similar issue (Please look at driverside fan button). Is it possible to just replace the button just like older models? or has to replace the whole unit?
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      02-21-2013, 11:51 PM   #2
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I can look Tomm but I'm bout 95% sure you would have to replace the whole ihka. Should still be covered under warranty, no?
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      02-21-2013, 11:57 PM   #3
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My car has about 59k miles on it and it no longer carry factory warranty.
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      02-22-2013, 12:00 AM   #4
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Look on realoem.com with your last 7 of the vin. If u don't see it listed, chances are its not availible.
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      02-22-2013, 12:28 AM   #5
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Looks like each button can be replaced but not sure if they sell them each.
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      02-22-2013, 01:03 AM   #6
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It's a known issue; I'd press dealer to press corporate.
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      02-22-2013, 05:05 PM   #7
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wow, didnt know this happens to BMW's... I've seen this a lot on Audi's.
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      02-22-2013, 08:13 PM   #8
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wow, didnt know this happens to BMW's... I've seen this a lot on Audi's.
Yes, quite disgusting; not happy, as it's [slowly] happening again.

$110k+ car should NOT do this.
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