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by Jewell
Wed 13 Jul, 2016 06:47
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: HOW MANY Z3M ROADSTERS LEFT?
Replies: 12
Views: 3235

Re: HOW MANY Z3M ROADSTERS LEFT?

Please tell me how to find the m's on this website . .
by Jewell
Sun 01 Nov, 2015 16:31
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Bounce M wheels and tyres
Replies: 0
Views: 458

Bounce M wheels and tyres

After changing Trojan's shoes back to EOM, I now have for sale: Tyres: Removed from purchased M wheels: 2 x Alpha Accelera 245/40ZR17 95W XL these have 5+mm tread. 2 x Dunlop Spsport Max 225/45ZR16 these have 4-5mm tread (one edge with only 3.9mm). £50 set. Wheels and tyres: Removed from my 1999 M: ...
by Jewell
Wed 26 Aug, 2015 16:53
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My z3
Replies: 19
Views: 3948

Re: My z3

Thanks dino, I had a classic mini for 15 years, I know all about character.....! Suspension is standard as far as as I know. I've just replaced my 19" wheels and gone back to 17" OEM's and I've fallen in love with Trojan all over again :) He drives so much better - just like a mini :D precise and "...
by Jewell
Sat 15 Aug, 2015 11:11
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: M wheels & tyres
Replies: 6
Views: 853

Re: M wheels & tyres

bazza1966 wrote:Hi, Jewel any pic's?
Managed with a little help from my friend. These wheels and tyres are in Bournemouth, the winter home for my car, so not too far for you if you want to look.
by Jewell
Sat 15 Aug, 2015 11:02
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: M wheels & tyres
Replies: 6
Views: 853

Re: M wheels & tyres

by Jewell
Fri 14 Aug, 2015 18:24
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: M wheels & tyres
Replies: 6
Views: 853

Re: M wheels & tyres

Sorry, the board attachment quota has been reached - This is what I get when I try :head:
by Jewell
Thu 13 Aug, 2015 16:21
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: M wheels & tyres
Replies: 6
Views: 853

M wheels & tyres

After changing Trojan's shoes back to EOM, I now have for sale: Tyres: Removed from purchased m wheels: 2 x Alpha Accelera 245/40ZR17 95W XL these have 5+mm tread. 2 x Dunlop Spsport Max 225/45ZR16 these have 4-5mm tread (one edge with only 3.9mm). £50 set. Wheels and tyres: Removed from my 1999 M: ...
by Jewell
Sat 25 Jul, 2015 17:49
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Wheels and tyres
Replies: 12
Views: 1497

Re: Wheels and tyres

Yep can do but it will just look like a bog-standard Z3M now - which is how I wanted it. Too old to be a boy-racer :lol:
by Jewell
Sat 25 Jul, 2015 14:41
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Wheels and tyres
Replies: 12
Views: 1497

Re: Wheels and tyres

I'm overjoyed . . . referb OEM wheels and tyres now on Trojan. First time out, on slightly damp greasy road with new tyres and he handled beautifully :roflmao: Decided on a set of Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2 in the end - well a girl is allowed to change her mind :oops: So, I have a set of worn (b...
by Jewell
Sat 25 Jul, 2015 14:19
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Beaulieu Motor Museum
Replies: 0
Views: 791

Beaulieu Motor Museum

Saturday 22nd August, 9.30 am, Simply Classics (pre 1990) or Sports Car. Anyone arriving in a vehicle which falls into these categories gets entry to the house, garden, motor museum and car show for £10 and . . . separate parking away from the grockles!
by Jewell
Thu 02 Jul, 2015 13:11
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: MOST COMMON CONSOLE COLOUR ?
Replies: 46
Views: 4039

Re: MOST COMMON CONSOLE COLOUR ?

RED subtle BMW of course :D
by Jewell
Thu 02 Jul, 2015 13:05
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Wheels and tyres
Replies: 12
Views: 1497

Re: Wheels and tyres

Wheels purchased and in for a refurb. They are waiting for me to choose tyres. After reading all the forums have almost decided on Pilot Sport 3 -PS3. Any comment? I did I read somewhere you would go back to Falkens . .
by Jewell
Sat 27 Jun, 2015 13:04
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Wheels and tyres
Replies: 12
Views: 1497

Re: Wheels and tyres

Thank you Gazza that helps a lot and explains the shadow ones on eBay at the mo. I fully agree with you, cheap tyres are a killer - I'll look through the old threads about what to buy when the sun goes down 8-) You still wearing the jodhs? :wink:
by Jewell
Sat 27 Jun, 2015 10:07
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Wheels and tyres
Replies: 12
Views: 1497

Wheels and tyres

I'm looking for a set of OEM wheels for my car. If I find some what tyres should I buy. Are S50 wheels the same spec as the S54 pretty please? I know I could do some research but who wants to spend such a beautiful day sat at a computer. Thanks guys :P
by Jewell
Mon 08 Jun, 2015 20:41
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Goodwood Breakfast Club
Replies: 11
Views: 1713

Re: Goodwood Breakfast Club

Actually I don't have to upload a pic there is one on .org :oops:
by Jewell
Mon 08 Jun, 2015 20:28
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Few recent snaps of the baby
Replies: 21
Views: 4423

Re: Few recent snaps of the baby

I would like your wheels pretty please :bounce:
by Jewell
Mon 08 Jun, 2015 20:24
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Goodwood Breakfast Club
Replies: 11
Views: 1713

Re: Goodwood Breakfast Club

Yes I was there (7.30-11.30am) and you missed me :o Trojan was in the far pits, facing the grandstand, under cover and parked next to a Z4. It was a friendly, enjoyable morning and I spoke to some interesting folk from .org. I have some photos to prove I was there, will try and upload them . . . :D
by Jewell
Mon 01 Jun, 2015 18:33
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Goodwood Breakfast Club
Replies: 11
Views: 1713

Re: Goodwood UPDATE

Well . . . I take it all back. They do (eventually) answer their (JUST HOW MANY Z3M's do you have in the pits Sir???) emails - Trojan is IN :roflmao: so I may honour them with my presence :D
by Jewell
Mon 01 Jun, 2015 18:12
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Wilton House Salisbury
Replies: 0
Views: 632

Wilton House Salisbury

Wilton House (Salisbury, Hants) Wake Up Breakfast Club, 28 June 2015, Convertibles. 8-11 am - Think it's a freebee meet. Beautiful venue 8-)
by Jewell
Mon 01 Jun, 2015 18:09
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Goodwood Breakfast Club
Replies: 11
Views: 1713

Re: Goodwood Breakfast Club

I don't think I will bother to go anymore . . . and they don't answer their emails which is bad form - Wilton House Wake-up Breakfast Club here I come :lol:
by Jewell
Thu 28 May, 2015 16:07
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Goodwood Breakfast Club
Replies: 11
Views: 1713

Re: Goodwood Breakfast Club

They have chucked me out - no pit pass for Trojan, we're not impressive enough :lol: Anybody else get in?
by Jewell
Mon 18 May, 2015 20:55
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: Red R reg
Replies: 0
Views: 360

Red R reg

Heading South on the A3M towards Portsmouth, Sunday 17th 6pm ish. Single exhaust, twin pipe 2.2? Couldn't keep up with you mate and, after hitting a ton trying - decided not to :shock: - I was a passenger in my friends SLK 55 AMG. We had enjoyed a sedate afternoon looking at the flowers in Wisley Ga...
by Jewell
Sat 25 Apr, 2015 11:45
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Goodwood Breakfast Club
Replies: 11
Views: 1713

Re: Goodwood Breakfast Club

Dunno ? They let me in 2013 but I was the only one. Good luck :) p
by Jewell
Fri 24 Apr, 2015 18:32
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Goodwood Breakfast Club
Replies: 11
Views: 1713

Goodwood Breakfast Club

Soft-top Sunday, 7th June 2015. You can still apply for a pass to get your car into the pits. I haven't heard if my Z is considered important enough to be one of the chosen few yet :roll:
by Jewell
Fri 24 Apr, 2015 18:22
Forum: Z4M roadster and Z4m coupé
Topic: Insuring a Z3M, an appreciating asset.
Replies: 23
Views: 3022

Re: Insuring a Z3M, an appreciating asset.

This year I have insured with Adrian Flux. For an extra £30ish I have also bought an Agreed Value policy. I had to fill out a form stating the condition of certain bits of the car - electrical, mechanical, bodywork etc. I also sent them photos of the mileage, engine, bodywork, hood, seats, dash, etc...
by Jewell
Fri 12 Oct, 2012 17:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Alarm going off when driving
Replies: 15
Views: 435

Re: Alarm going off when driving

Yep, I'd go for this one as mentioned:

First thing I'd check though is water in the tilt switch in the well on the passenger side of the boot (behind and below the trim).

exact same thing happened to me in my 1.9
by Jewell
Tue 09 Oct, 2012 11:12
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: M155 - Black Z3M Roadster - Bournemouth, Wallisdown road
Replies: 3
Views: 636

Re: M155 - Black Z3M Roadster - Bournemouth, Wallisdown road

Twas me - Bournemouth is Trojans winter home (where he is now tucked up in fleece) - but wrapped? . . . NEVER :shock:
by Jewell
Mon 10 Oct, 2011 17:53
Forum: Performance
Topic: What wipers?
Replies: 19
Views: 2395

I'm gonna give Bosch a try. Thanks Hard Top for the link and everyone else for your words of wisdom :)
by Jewell
Sat 08 Oct, 2011 08:32
Forum: Performance
Topic: What wipers?
Replies: 19
Views: 2395

What wipers?

Trojan just passed his MOT @ Scotthall BMW with an advisory: "wiper blades noisy across screen". I told them to go ahead and fit new, but luckily, they didn't have any in stock (£40.63) :shock: Any recommendations please :?:
by Jewell
Sun 02 Oct, 2011 09:32
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Zi's marmite Z3.... Now on corvette rims :)
Replies: 112
Views: 29490

Its a lovely zed with your own touch.. But i think we all want to know how the hell do you change gear with that for a gear knob???? which part do you hold? Thanks alot its taken a bit of thinking. its so easy to change gear, I hold the highest point and shift. I have got a short shift that I need ...
by Jewell
Wed 28 Sep, 2011 17:39
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted: Wind Deflector for Non Roll Bar Facelift Z3
Replies: 16
Views: 1740

Is this any good? Mesh but you could ring and discuss fixing measurements

http://www.justroadster.com/products/wi ... _1008.html
by Jewell
Fri 16 Sep, 2011 08:04
Forum: Site Announcements and Feedback
Topic: Gary The Fish
Replies: 20
Views: 3079

Congrats to you! Nothing wrong with men in jods - shows they've got some front :oops:
by Jewell
Tue 06 Sep, 2011 20:55
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Heavy clutch on M//
Replies: 25
Views: 1187

Re: M

hornel Z3M wrote:You are a load of girls, my clutch is quite normal but i am a Welsh so that might make a difference. :wink:
Rugby thighs ? :oops:
by Jewell
Tue 06 Sep, 2011 20:42
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Heavy clutch on M//
Replies: 25
Views: 1187

I can't remember much difference between my S50 and S54. In fact my S54 had a brand new clutch and Flywheel fitted just after I bought it (both OEM) and there was still not much difference. (the failed unit was slipping but was not heavy to use). The earls hose made it smoother but not lighter or s...
by Jewell
Tue 06 Sep, 2011 11:39
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Heavy clutch on M//
Replies: 25
Views: 1187

offyourmarks wrote:Nope should not be stiff at all. Mine is quite light actually, lighter than my M3 and the wifes X3.
Sure it's not an auto :D
by Jewell
Tue 06 Sep, 2011 11:37
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Heavy clutch on M//
Replies: 25
Views: 1187

I'm only 5ft and 7st (old money) and it kills my leg if I get stuck in town traffic and my M is fitted with clutch hose :bawl:
by Jewell
Fri 12 Aug, 2011 20:28
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Topaz blue gills for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 127

Topaz blue gills for sale

Found these stored away in the garage today. Complete with badges and like new condition. Anybody on here interested before I put 'um on ebay?
by Jewell
Mon 01 Aug, 2011 16:44
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: Cigarette Burn on Bonnet
Replies: 12
Views: 10159

Poor you - nasty people about :x I know how practical you are but I'd take it to the experts before messing . . . . Hope it gets rectified without trace .
by Jewell
Thu 28 Jul, 2011 07:52
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Inovit dtm wheels... 19"??
Replies: 41
Views: 2530

I'll second that :wink:

Image
by Jewell
Wed 27 Jul, 2011 12:07
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Pictures of you and your car
Replies: 200
Views: 25305

Beaulieu German Event

Me and Trojan @ Beaulieu German Event Sunday 24/7

Image
by Jewell
Wed 27 Jul, 2011 09:45
Forum: Test track
Topic: Test
Replies: 0
Views: 2889

Test

Test
by Jewell
Tue 26 Jul, 2011 15:01
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: Topaz blue spotted A326
Replies: 2
Views: 394

Na, twas definately L7 H-- , my old Z. Hadn't seen it for a couple of years. Shame I missed you - we could have had a :wave - spend a lot of time at Calshot just nearby. Haven't spotted the Z you saw parked @ Lepe, it probably belonged to a grockle - if they bring Zeds they're welcome in the New For...
by Jewell
Thu 21 Jul, 2011 13:46
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: Topaz blue spotted A326
Replies: 2
Views: 394

Topaz blue spotted A326

L7 H-- Are you a member :?:
by Jewell
Fri 15 Jul, 2011 17:56
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: The German Show at Beaulieu 24th July 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 1749

I'm goin - want to look at the gardens actually :D
by Jewell
Wed 29 Jun, 2011 17:34
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: RE: Newbie to Z3's and cleaning properly
Replies: 1
Views: 362

Do a search on Utube - "claying a car" - and you will get lots of practical advice which may help :P
by Jewell
Sun 26 Jun, 2011 09:25
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: After lots of stress registering ... I'm in!
Replies: 31
Views: 1130

Hello from me and Trojan :wave Has your soon to be new arrival got a name yet?
by Jewell
Fri 24 Jun, 2011 07:52
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: 2 x Zds @ Goodwood for breakfast
Replies: 5
Views: 657

Another one in our area Sunday 24 July @ Beaulieu Motor Museum. £10 entry for German cars and you use the parkland entrance. Also included in the ticket price is access to all the other attractions. It's in my diary as a must :lol:
by Jewell
Tue 21 Jun, 2011 19:49
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Photos of my Z
Replies: 18
Views: 2523

Nice. Different. Like it. :wave
by Jewell
Mon 20 Jun, 2011 20:47
Forum: Test track
Topic: Sigtest
Replies: 0
Views: 2860

Sigtest

sigtest
by Jewell
Mon 13 Jun, 2011 20:36
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Another one bites the dust.
Replies: 18
Views: 1405

:bawl: That's the pits but you can talk to us even though you don't have a car :bawl: