I have a 1994 530i (E34 with M60 engine) and have not been able to
figure out how to remove the back seat so I can access the battery. Can
anybody help me with the procedure for this? The manual doesn't seem to
be any help or I just didn't see the instructions. Any assistance would
You need to pull harder. :-)
There's 2 catches, bent like a 'U' on the underside front of the squab.
They're about a foot in from each side, so if you pull the squab up at those
points, I'm sure nothing will break.
Fitted, the squab is a very tight fit at the back. The upholstery in effect,
pushes the squab forwards, putting quite a lot of pressure on the front
'catches'. It's only this pressure thats making it stiff.
Give a jerk rather than a pull at one end, then do the same to the other
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