I have just purchased a 4.4i E53 X5 2002 and the passenger side wing mirror does not fold in when the button is pressed but rather makes a .
$1500 to replace my exterior door mirrors, both of which had the same symptom you are describing (would not stay folded).. at justanswer.com in which a BMW tech in the UK claimed that most X5 folding mirror problems are .
When I press the wing mirror fold button, they fold in then out half a second later,. Forum · Bimmerforums UK – BMW Car Forums · BMW X Series Forum – Technical Talk on the E53, E70, E71, E72, E83, E84. later, so when I park I have to fold them manually, not a big deal but if it's. 2005 e53 door mirrors.