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by DAVE P
Tue 22 Nov, 2016 10:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Horn
Replies: 7
Views: 856

Re: Horn

The bracket is used on at least some models as I have it fitted on my 1998 M Coupe, it attaches to the front bumper shock absorber and the two separate horns are bolted to it. You can access the horns if you remove the drivers headlight (RHD) or via the front wheel arch which requires the liner to b...
by DAVE P
Wed 13 Jul, 2016 09:40
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Cost to replace clutch
Replies: 21
Views: 2077

Re: Cost to replace clutch

I had mine done a couple of years ago by Darren Woods in Stockport/Bredbury well worth a call
by DAVE P
Tue 03 May, 2016 20:01
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rear window replacement near to Stockport, Cheshire?
Replies: 18
Views: 1954

Re: Rear window replacement near to Stockport, Cheshire?

There's a trimmer in Cheadle Hulme who may be able to help

http://www.peterlentoncartrim.co.uk/
by DAVE P
Sun 01 May, 2016 11:14
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Bertiejaffa's ///M
Replies: 63
Views: 11737

Re: Bertiejaffa's ///M

I don't remember the carpet being like that when I saw the car back in 2009 so it may just be a similar M Roadster but I will try and find the original picture and see if it shows the number plate.
Makes sense about cutting the carpet around the heater I will probably do the same.
by DAVE P
Sat 30 Apr, 2016 13:02
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Bertiejaffa's ///M
Replies: 63
Views: 11737

Re: Bertiejaffa's ///M

Enjoying the thread, did you leave the heater in place and just trim round it to fit the replacement carpet - looking to replace mine and don't really want to remove the heater. I saw what I think may have been this car at a show in 2009 at Tatton Park but it had different wheels and small extension...
by DAVE P
Thu 24 Mar, 2016 11:12
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3M Rota Wheels for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 835

Re: Z3M Rota Wheels for sale

I have posted the details on the M Coupe forum as there are some members looking for wheels - hope you don't mind
by DAVE P
Wed 27 Jan, 2016 16:40
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: bulb under the rear view mirror
Replies: 11
Views: 1494

Re: bulb under the rear view mirror

On the UK spec ZM cars the mirror is manually dimmed and you use the "nose" part to turn and dim the mirror
by DAVE P
Sat 23 May, 2015 10:36
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: BMW QUIZ
Replies: 4
Views: 979

Re: BMW QUIZ

Southernboy wrote:I didn't suggest a spelling bee Dave... :D
Its probably the most common misspelt word in BMW terms but the background to its origins is interesting :wink:
by DAVE P
Sat 23 May, 2015 09:27
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: BMW QUIZ
Replies: 4
Views: 979

Re: BMW QUIZ

7. You wont find a guibo on any z3 but you may find a giubo,

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giubo
by DAVE P
Tue 17 Feb, 2015 15:45
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: AC Schnitzer short shifter
Replies: 9
Views: 595

Re: AC Schnitzer short shifter

I have one of these kits fitted to my M Coupe and it does make a difference, I have just read the installation instructions and you wont need to remove the prop or exhaust (although it must be a lot easier with them out of the way) also I have bought the 2.2 Ltr version as I wanted a replacement gea...
by DAVE P
Sat 04 Oct, 2014 17:17
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Saturday's mystery part
Replies: 19
Views: 2033

Re: Saturday's mystery part

Looks like a collar nut from the rear suspension? part number 33331126136

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do ... fg=30&hl=8
by DAVE P
Sun 23 Feb, 2014 08:52
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3M Airflow / Air Conditioning Switch
Replies: 4
Views: 264

Re: WTB Z3M Airflow / Air Conditioning Switch

The A/C switches are not back lit so they only light up when the button/s are pressed, the switch I have is in very good condition with no cracking to the buttons.
by DAVE P
Sat 22 Feb, 2014 21:54
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3M Airflow / Air Conditioning Switch
Replies: 4
Views: 264

Re: WTB Z3M Airflow / Air Conditioning Switch

I have a spare switch £25.00 - PM me if interested (£100 new!)
by DAVE P
Mon 10 Feb, 2014 19:26
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3M Front bumper assembly
Replies: 0
Views: 269

Z3M Front bumper assembly

I have a complete Z3M front bumper assembly for sale ,

details / pictures / price here

http://www.z3mcoupe.com/forum/showthread.php?t=16529
by DAVE P
Fri 24 Jan, 2014 20:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Air Conditioning Cable
Replies: 7
Views: 216

Re: Air Conditioning Cable

The later air con switch doesn't light up like the other switches but the buttons themselves light when pressed (if that makes sense)
by DAVE P
Mon 04 Nov, 2013 09:45
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: SOLD: Strong-Strut Front Strut Brace
Replies: 10
Views: 1257

Re: For Sale: Strong-Strut Front Strut Brace

I will put a link on z3mcoupe.com :thumb:
by DAVE P
Sat 03 Aug, 2013 17:01
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Clunk, click, clunk, groan
Replies: 31
Views: 4699

Re: Clunk, click, clunk, groan

There are no counter weights fitted to the M Coupe only the roadsters :head:
by DAVE P
Thu 01 Aug, 2013 15:54
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Help required for my ///M
Replies: 6
Views: 763

Re: Help required for my ///M

Not the same part number but may be worth a look,

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-E46-Z3-OI ... 485753b268
by DAVE P
Sun 09 Jun, 2013 19:38
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Is this advert a scam??
Replies: 15
Views: 596

Re: Is this advert a scam??

Its been advertised about 5 times with different seller details and pulled after a few hours every time.
by DAVE P
Sat 21 Apr, 2012 21:52
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Ac Schnitzer pedals
Replies: 16
Views: 1537

Re: Ac Schnitzer pedals

you get a rear clamp with genuine ACS pedals as pictured in the fitting instructions (part number 2)
but just bolts with the fakes.

http://www.z3mcoupe.com/forum/showthrea ... zer+pedals
by DAVE P
Tue 03 Jan, 2012 15:57
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted - Standard rear springs for Z3M
Replies: 6
Views: 356

I have an original set from my 1999 M coupe that covered about 36k miles and can post - pm me for a price
by DAVE P
Mon 04 Jul, 2011 21:55
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rear numberplate light for 'M' bumper part no.?
Replies: 3
Views: 197

I have a complete light assembly spare including the outer cover/ lens /and light assembly with short cable, one clip is broken but it still holds together - pm me if it would be any good to you.
by DAVE P
Tue 21 Jun, 2011 18:58
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3M mirrors for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 412

mirrors now sold.
by DAVE P
Sat 18 Jun, 2011 13:44
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3M mirrors for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 412

still available
by DAVE P
Sat 18 Jun, 2011 13:42
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Northern BMW Festival at Tatton Park - Sunday 10th July 2011
Replies: 50
Views: 6834

several Z3M Coupes attending and room for many more - hope to see you there.
by DAVE P
Sat 11 Jun, 2011 19:47
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3M mirrors for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 412

Z3M mirrors for sale

I have a pair of RHD Z3M mirrors for sale in estoril blue, no motors or wiring but the mirror units and heated original glass , (if fitting to a non M Z3 you can use your original motors etc) they are in very good condition with one base having a 5mm paint blister. £210. including Uk courier deliver...
by DAVE P
Sun 05 Jun, 2011 20:39
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Z3M Yelloadster
Replies: 30
Views: 3930

Yep, that was the problem. Now the camber looks like fine. But, Im still looking for the AC Schnitzer alignment specs. I did see the file in the forum, but cannot find it anymore. Please, gimme link to the page if you can find it. ACS geometry link (scroll down) http://www.z3mcoupe.com/forum/showth...
by DAVE P
Sun 29 May, 2011 20:47
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Z3M Yelloadster
Replies: 30
Views: 3930

the M topmounts are offset if you have them the wrong way round this will increase the negative camber?
by DAVE P
Thu 26 May, 2011 10:02
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted - BMW Aero Side Skirts Facelift
Replies: 10
Views: 511

mine are now sold.
by DAVE P
Wed 11 May, 2011 20:53
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Mirror...oh..mirror tel me.....?
Replies: 22
Views: 1724

The M mirrors have different base sizes from left to right as per this picture I took of mine,

Image
by DAVE P
Mon 02 May, 2011 22:17
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Newby Hall 22nd May
Replies: 237
Views: 19074

put me down for Ferrybridge 9.00 am and will hopefully see some of you on the drive over . ticket payed for and printed.
by DAVE P
Mon 02 May, 2011 21:32
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Newby Hall 22nd May
Replies: 237
Views: 19074

just reserved ticket - see you all there, hope you dont mind a M Coupe parking with you!
by DAVE P
Fri 15 Apr, 2011 22:04
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: wanted - bmw aero side skirts
Replies: 16
Views: 971

I have a pair of aero side skirts for sale part number 82 65 9 404 935
will fit 1.8/1.9 models pm me for details if interested.
by DAVE P
Tue 01 Feb, 2011 12:03
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: AC Schnitzer mirror
Replies: 4
Views: 556

I have fitted them on my M coupe bought them from ACS UK,
there is a second hand right side mirror on ebay Germany at the moment.
picture link to my coupe,
post #2
http://www.z3mcoupe.com/forum/showthread.php?t=9295
by DAVE P
Sun 31 Oct, 2010 22:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: LHD Non-M Z3 Coupe Auto...
Replies: 6
Views: 811

there is such a model as a RHD Z3 coupe (nonM), but they were not available in the UK, heres a link to a picture

http://www.z3mcoupe.com/forum/showthread.php?t=10592

also there is a LHD Z3 coupe 2.8 for sale at the moment,

http://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C188665/
by DAVE P
Wed 27 Oct, 2010 15:44
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: boot panels z3m coupe
Replies: 7
Views: 991

this thread from z3mcoupe.com should help as it is a guide to removing the rear trim to get to the top mounts,

http://www.z3mcoupe.com/forum/showthrea ... ear+mounts
by DAVE P
Sat 18 Sep, 2010 18:27
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: BMW Show, Santa Pod, Sun 19/9/10 *UPDATE - 18/09/10*
Replies: 197
Views: 23473

sorry but due to the weather forecast I dont think I will make this, hope you all have a good day!
by DAVE P
Tue 07 Sep, 2010 16:53
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: BMW Show, Santa Pod, Sun 19/9/10 *UPDATE - 18/09/10*
Replies: 197
Views: 23473

ticket arrived today :thumb:
by DAVE P
Wed 25 Aug, 2010 21:05
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Schnitzer for real or not? with picture
Replies: 55
Views: 4494

genuine AC Schnitzer pedals come with fixing brackets for the brake and clutch pedals which clamp the acs parts to the original pedals, copies only tend to be supplied with the small fixing bolts.
by DAVE P
Wed 18 Aug, 2010 16:17
Forum: Performance
Topic: Simota air box.
Replies: 10
Views: 1639

thanks Jonttt, will try and post some pictures!
by DAVE P
Wed 18 Aug, 2010 10:33
Forum: Performance
Topic: Simota air box.
Replies: 10
Views: 1639

hi, first post but some of you may know me from other forums, the simota is a really tight fit!, from the picture it looks like it needs to come forward and to the left so that the rubber covering the carbon is under the cars front panel, also when fitting mine we removed the large rubber elbow from...