just go to canadian tire and get the universal antenna that is retractable for $15.... does the trick nicely
you're right! and it will last you about 15 bucks worth of time too! :-)
I think I've had 14 bmw's in 4 years.
2 IX's -sold and parts
2 325i 4 dr - sold
4 318is all white - sold and parts
1 87 325is red - parts
1 89 325i vert grey - parts
1 90 325is white - keepin
1 87 325i vert -red - keepin
latest addition 1 88-325is red - parts
latest addition 1 89-325i vert - white -fixin/sold
latest addition 1 92-318i vert - blue - parts
latest addition 1 87 325is blk - parts.
latest addition as of 2013-Gold 87-325is auto! it's a keeper!
BMP Design in Texas sells Hirshmann replacement power antenna's for about $150... which isn't a bad price... I've got a couple of them on my parents cars and they've worked great for a few years now... comes with a new grommet too. Bolt on.