Z3 rear window

My convertible top on 1997 Z3 needs replacing.
I noticed the unit has a zipper.
Can this be done by the home mechanic?
How? What tools are needed?

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In the U.S., plastic window replacement is generally a dealer job - total cost for the window & labor should be under $400.00 U.S.
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It's cheaper to take it to someone who know what they are doing, as the DIY'er usually needs to buy a second one after destroying the first.
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i as well wonder if it's easy to manage it by my own..
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I'm thinking of trying this too (window, not the whole top).
Found this:
http://www.waycoolinc.com/z3/essentials/fixit/rearwindow/69966.html.htm
Doesn't sound like too bad of a job, but definitely a two-person job.
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