In Reply to: Glove Box Light posted by RichardT on February 21, 2000 at 08:31:01:
Yes, there is a switch in the top of the glove box. As I recall, I had the same problem in my now deceased '89 535i. The switch mounts into the top of the box which is pretty thin material and the left edge that secures the switch had broken off. I never did come up with a fix.