This is a new Genuine BMW part. It is the exact one that you would pay more for at a dealership. It is not a cheap low quality aftermarket knockoff. (Diagram shows a left door, but this carrier is for the Right door.)
Note: Supersedes part # 51217111926, 51-21-7-111-926
Will fit The Following Vehicles (US sales date):
E46 3-Series Sedan & Touring (2001-2005)
If you're unsure of your BMW's chassis, you can always send us the last 7 digits of your VIN and we can verify if it will fit.
Genuine OEM BMW Outside Door Handle Carrier
Part # 51-21-7-044-840