Originally Posted by ClearwaterBMW
but, you HAVE to have the original DRILLED out first....
and replace with the specific bolts mentioned above
otherwise... you will have that new ring antenna "in stock" but not be able to utilize it
Wrong again, you can utilize it, it just wont be pretty and it may take a few jerry-rigged tie wraps to getrdun successfully. The location for the antennae will not be optimal, however as long as the antennae is in close proximity to the key when the switch is engergized it should work just fine.