If the A/C vents in your BMW 530i (2002-2006) are broken or not functioning , you've come to the right place. BMW dealerships have charge $200 + to replace a vent, but there's a much cheaper solution. Instead of replacing the entire vent, replace just the the Venttab. It's simpler, much cheaper, and doesn't require any tools.
These particular tabs are designed to fit the front middle and side vents of a BMW 530i (2002-2006)
To install, just locate the vertical post behind the louvers of the vent and slide the tab into place.
The patented , one-piece Venttabs design allows you to install it without removal of the vent or the vent louvers (fins) To install, just locate the vertical post behind the louvers of the vent and slide the tab into place. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ua8Avokann4 Check out this video : The Vent//Tabs Advantage
No tools required