The kit includes every component and fastener from the donor car, minus the upper trim panel, which was broken and not functional. The PN of this cover is. 54 31 8 169 870. Included in this offering are the following parts.Manual dual front latch bracket assembly, control handle, and hardware (mounts to the convertible top to secure it to the area above the windshield). Manual rear latch with plastic bezel, cable, and hardware (mounts behind the left rear interior panel and you will need to cut a hole in your panel). All the cables and latches that install beneath the folding top compartment lid, and all related hardware. Mounting clips, and wiring (sensor wires and power for the actuator). Wiring was cut at the main harness in the front left portion of the trunk. The latches and cables are laid out in the lead photo in the approximate proximity to their actual mounting locations relative to each other. Loose hardware is grouped together for display purposes. Everything is in good working condition. The convertible top was opened and closed on the car prior disassembly. All components were carefully removed without causing and damages.
The front handle plastic seems to be a bit dried out. The item "BMW E36 M3 328i 325i 323i Convertible Top Manual Latch Conversion Kit'92-99" is in sale since Thursday, May 27, 2021. This item is in the category "eBay Motors\Parts & Accessories\Car & Truck Parts\Exterior\Sunroof, Convertible & Hardtop". The seller is "aardvarc" and is located in Bonita, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.