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by johnz3
Tue 03 Feb, 2015 12:55
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Simota Air Filter
Replies: 6
Views: 782

Re: Simota Air Filter or similar

BUMP
by johnz3
Sun 01 Feb, 2015 12:22
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Simota Air Filter
Replies: 6
Views: 782

Simota Air Filter

Anyone looking to selll one of the above that will fit a 3.0i 2002 Z3
by johnz3
Fri 30 Jan, 2015 14:00
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 2015 Z3 STUFF
Replies: 4
Views: 963

Re: 2015 Z3 STUFF

Great. Thanks.
by johnz3
Fri 30 Jan, 2015 13:40
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 2015 Z3 STUFF
Replies: 4
Views: 963

Re: 2015 Z3 STUFF

Hi. How is the gear shift surround coming along.
by johnz3
Tue 27 Jan, 2015 18:14
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: leather too shiny
Replies: 8
Views: 2166

Re: leather too shiny

Got it now I think. Is it like a matt lacquer
by johnz3
Tue 27 Jan, 2015 17:55
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: leather too shiny
Replies: 8
Views: 2166

Re: leather too shiny

Thanks. Did not realise there was a matt dye.
by johnz3
Sun 25 Jan, 2015 20:18
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: leather too shiny
Replies: 8
Views: 2166

leather too shiny

Anyone know of a product, or 'tip' re toning down shiny leather. I have been doing some leather colouring (black) and it is a bit to shiny. Thanks
by johnz3
Sun 25 Jan, 2015 11:50
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Boot Spolier fron any other car
Replies: 0
Views: 340

Boot Spolier fron any other car

I was at a scrap yard yesterday and noticed the endless number of boot spoliers that there were. Got me thinking as to whether anyone had used a spolier from another car.
by johnz3
Sun 11 Jan, 2015 14:17
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Steering wheel
Replies: 47
Views: 7397

Re: Steering wheel

Hi lexybhoy.

Did you get you wheel and if so could you let me have a pic please.

Thanks
by johnz3
Sun 11 Jan, 2015 14:11
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2084
Views: 218746

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

Hi stevov

where did you get yout strut brace from please. Thanks
by johnz3
Sat 03 Jan, 2015 20:52
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: BMW 3.0i Z3
Replies: 6
Views: 1145

Re: BMW 3.0i Z3

Great. Thanks guys.
by johnz3
Sat 03 Jan, 2015 16:54
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: BMW 3.0i Z3
Replies: 6
Views: 1145

BMW 3.0i Z3

I have had a good search on the forum to try to see how many of my car were made. Been down the VIN number route but no joy.

Is there somewhere that I can find the information please.
by johnz3
Sat 03 Jan, 2015 08:29
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Steering wheel
Replies: 47
Views: 7397

Re: Steering wheel

That would be good. Thanks.
by johnz3
Fri 02 Jan, 2015 19:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: My old 2.8
Replies: 5
Views: 893

Re: My old 2.8

Just testing........
by johnz3
Fri 02 Jan, 2015 12:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Steering wheel
Replies: 47
Views: 7397

Re: Steering wheel

I am all but ready to buy a wheel from Royals. Have emailed them to find out details etc etc so almost ready to commit. Something however is holding me back and I think it is that I would like to actually sit in a Z and feel the wheel in my hands. Know I could go down to Aylesbury and see and try so...
by johnz3
Fri 02 Jan, 2015 12:47
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: My old 2.8
Replies: 5
Views: 893

My old 2.8

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Sold the above on or around 2009. Just wondered if anyone on the forum brought it.
by johnz3
Thu 01 Jan, 2015 09:28
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Re: Posting Pics

Cheers. Can now start adding photos to various posts showing what I have done to the car. I.e.retro cruise control fitted.
by johnz3
Wed 31 Dec, 2014 19:42
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Roof switch move
Replies: 25
Views: 3224

Re: Roof switch move

Ok I see. Thanks
by johnz3
Wed 31 Dec, 2014 19:40
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Re: Posting Pics

Image

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by johnz3
Wed 31 Dec, 2014 19:13
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Roof switch move
Replies: 25
Views: 3224

Re: Roof switch move

What have heated seats got to do with it please?
by johnz3
Tue 30 Dec, 2014 20:24
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Re: Posting Pics

Yes, well pleased. Many more to come....
by johnz3
Tue 30 Dec, 2014 17:10
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Re: Posting Pics

Image
by johnz3
Tue 30 Dec, 2014 17:07
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Re: Posting Pics

Sorted.

Disabling the BBCode did it
by johnz3
Mon 29 Dec, 2014 21:21
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Roof switch move
Replies: 25
Views: 3224

Re: Roof switch move

Hi z3nomness.

In the link you posted it shows the radio coming out for access. Did you need to do this or did the ASC switch pop out like the roof switch. Thanks
by johnz3
Mon 29 Dec, 2014 17:44
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Re: Posting Pics

by johnz3
Mon 29 Dec, 2014 16:53
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Re: Posting Pics

Thanks Brian and everyone.
by johnz3
Sun 28 Dec, 2014 18:24
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Re: Posting Pics

Two screens up so fine. When the pic in photobucket is open in front of me there is no IMG box to copy anything into.
by johnz3
Sun 28 Dec, 2014 16:57
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Re: Posting Pics

I am using a Samsung tablet. Not sure if I can have two screens open. Will try anyway. Thanks.
by johnz3
Sun 28 Dec, 2014 16:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z Roadster Kick plates
Replies: 3
Views: 647

Re: Z Roadster Kick plates

Thanks everyone.
by johnz3
Sun 28 Dec, 2014 16:46
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Posting Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 3171

Posting Pics

Have read the guidance but still have problems. My photos are saved on photobucket but I cannot see how to 'save' the pic into my topic. If I go to upload attachments it only allows me to take from Gallery. This then comes up at exceeding memory allowance. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
by johnz3
Sun 28 Dec, 2014 15:41
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z Roadster Kick plates
Replies: 3
Views: 647

Z Roadster Kick plates

Have had a good search around hoping to see how these are removed. No joy. Any ideas please. Thanks.
by johnz3
Sun 28 Dec, 2014 14:20
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: strut brace for 2002 3.0i sport
Replies: 1
Views: 522

strut brace for 2002 3.0i sport

Hi,

Anyone looking to sell one please.
by johnz3
Fri 26 Dec, 2014 12:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Cockpit lighting when the door opens
Replies: 5
Views: 879

Re: Cockpit lighting when the door opens

BUMP and as as an example I was thinking behind the front seats shining upwards as the door opens.
by johnz3
Thu 25 Dec, 2014 13:13
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: NEW Z3 STUFF FOR 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 2515

Re: NEW Z3 STUFF FOR 2015

Great. Thanks.
by johnz3
Thu 25 Dec, 2014 10:37
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: NEW Z3 STUFF FOR 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 2515

Re: NEW Z3 STUFF FOR 2015

Hi,

Would the aluminum be the brushed type that would match that in my 3.0i sport.

Thanks
by johnz3
Thu 25 Dec, 2014 08:02
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Breakdown Cover
Replies: 15
Views: 2446

Re: Breakdown Cover

Me as well. Cost just £29.00. Had not thought about next year but good news about cancelling and starting again.
by johnz3
Mon 22 Dec, 2014 16:50
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: ZM and 3.0 sport
Replies: 23
Views: 3190

Re: ZM and 3.0 sport

Hi Everyone.

Thanks for the comments. Really useful.
by johnz3
Sat 20 Dec, 2014 20:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: ZM and 3.0 sport
Replies: 23
Views: 3190

ZM and 3.0 sport

First off this is not a what is the best car post. It is to enable me to find out why the difference in price. I brought my 2002 3.0 sport privately which now has 65k miles. Paid £4250 and with a good service and the fixing of an oil leak lets say £4750. Now got cruise control, footwell lighting and...
by johnz3
Fri 19 Dec, 2014 19:53
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Gearbox oil: have I got the right one?
Replies: 14
Views: 2496

Re: Gearbox oil: have I got the right one?

Great. Thanks
by johnz3
Fri 19 Dec, 2014 16:15
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Gearbox oil: have I got the right one?
Replies: 14
Views: 2496

Re: Gearbox oil: have I got the right one?

Had a gearbox oil change using ATF and gear change seems smoother - fine. The guy said to consider changing back in the summer. Should have asked why this might be but did not. Is there a good reason why this should be considered please. Thanks
by johnz3
Fri 19 Dec, 2014 11:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Filler-cap problem...
Replies: 12
Views: 2083

Re: Filler-cap problem...

My 3.0i sports cap locks when I lock the car
by johnz3
Tue 16 Dec, 2014 20:33
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: foot well lighting
Replies: 161
Views: 19780

Re: foot well lighting

Great.pm sent.
by johnz3
Sun 14 Dec, 2014 15:45
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: foot well lighting
Replies: 161
Views: 19780

Re: foot well lighting

Hi Littlefeller. Do you have another set please. Had a set before but cannot remember how you wanted payment. Thanks.
by johnz3
Sun 14 Dec, 2014 12:26
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: First Ever 'Detailing' Attempt - using Autoglym
Replies: 10
Views: 2165

Re: First Ever 'Detailing' Attempt - using Autoglym

Decided to clean the car today and happy with the overall look. However when I was finished the rear window still looked cloudy dispite a good external clean with Windowlene. I then thought what about the inside of the rear screen. Never thought about it before. It was filthy. Not easy to get to but...
by johnz3
Fri 12 Dec, 2014 20:54
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Cockpit lighting when the door opens
Replies: 5
Views: 879

Cockpit lighting when the door opens

I borrowed a Merc the other day and on opening the door the Merc name on the kick plate lit up. Looked really good.

I have the LED footwell lights and the LED interior light and wondered what other forms of cockpit light people might have installed.
by johnz3
Fri 12 Dec, 2014 18:16
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Steering wheel
Replies: 47
Views: 7397

Re: Steering wheel

New wheel ordered so hope to go down there early New Year.
by johnz3
Mon 08 Dec, 2014 10:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Steering wheel
Replies: 47
Views: 7397

Re: Steering wheel

I see he also did the two sections eithyer side of the large horn button.

I like that
by johnz3
Sat 06 Dec, 2014 16:25
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Was there ever a six speed box for the Z
Replies: 17
Views: 2277

Re: Was there ever a six speed box for the Z

Ok. Thanks. Having another car with a six speed box I feel that I am often trying to drop it into sixth gear.