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by a1z1
Wed 17 Jun, 2020 16:17
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Undertray fixings
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Re: Undertray fixings

Hi Tj,

You are close.. the part is listed on the diagram number 11.

There are 2 sizes
41122292143 uses 4 on the car and is used to hold the handbrake onto the floor.
41622290686 Receives the bolts that hold the undertrays and sill panels on.

Regards,

Ivor
by a1z1
Sun 24 May, 2020 16:27
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMW Z1 @ Vintage Mecanic (TV series)
Replies: 3
Views: 1808

Re: BMW Z1 @ Vintage Mecanic (TV series)

Thanks, interesting video. So ... I guess replacement of the original rubber driveshaft universal joint (26111225624) is now a preventive maintainence task. Doesn't look to be a solo DIY task. Asking my wife if she fancies rolling around on the garage floor for a couple of hours may have elicited a...
by a1z1
Wed 04 Mar, 2020 23:23
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Ivor can you fix this???
Replies: 5
Views: 3318

Re: Ivor can you fix this???

Would have been an interesting project..
Rear lower links are early Aluminium items.
I’m sure I read that Senna wanted to do a v12 conversion
Or perhaps he should go electric.
Does his post mean he has project car to start with.
by a1z1
Sun 29 Dec, 2019 17:33
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Odd window problem won't work from switch
Replies: 2
Views: 1247

Re: Odd window problem won't work from switch

Good afternoon, I have a test I would like you to try. open the door with either the inside lever or outside button. While the door is opening or closing operate the lever/ button again. Does the door follow the command given? Does this match the other side of the vehicle. Will magic doors only open...
by a1z1
Sun 07 Jul, 2019 06:55
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Silverstone Classic- Breakfast anyone
Replies: 2
Views: 1521

Silverstone Classic- Breakfast anyone

Hi All, Silverstone Classic is fast approaching and the Lincoln Mafia are planning Breakfast. We are traveling down early on Saturday morning. We will be calling in at the Super Sausage for Breakfast before entering Silverstone Classic. If any other z1s want to meet that would be great. Regards Ivor
by a1z1
Tue 14 May, 2019 22:04
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Silverstone Classic - Parade Lap anyone?
Replies: 7
Views: 2584

Re: Silverstone Classic - Parade Lap anyone?

:D
Jamal,
That’s sound like an great idea.
We are attending Silverstone Classic. Unfortunately we will not be stopping late as we have evening commitments.

Best Wishes,
Ivor
by a1z1
Tue 16 Apr, 2019 20:28
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMW Z1 89 - Speedo/mileometer issues
Replies: 10
Views: 4471

Re: BMW Z1 89 - Speedo/mileometer issues

Hi Derek,
Welcome to the forum.
There are small gears inside the speedo that disintegrate.
This link has some good info
http://m.odometergears.com/howto/BMW_Z1_how_to.pdf

Regards
Ivor
by a1z1
Sun 31 Mar, 2019 09:02
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 tour 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 2703

Re: Z1 tour 2019

Hi Felix,

Well done for chasing this. Where do all the weekends go?

It would be option 4 and 2 for us, the diary is looking busy with one thing or another.

We will be at Silverstone Classic on the Saturday .


Ivor
by a1z1
Tue 29 Jan, 2019 19:20
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: AL00399
Replies: 7
Views: 2508

Re: AL00399

Hi RT,

Are you about to bite the bullet and join the clan again. :D :D



Hope you are well.

Regards,

Ivor
by a1z1
Mon 02 Jul, 2018 15:15
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: New Screen replacement
Replies: 9
Views: 3029

Re: New Screen replacement

Hi Terry, Paul purchased 2 a pillar trims the last year due to his going brittle Part numbers 51312291179, 51312290749 /50 are the metal and rubber surround. You will also need the plastic retaining brackets that are placed in the window mastic. Part no 51318177850 Items 5 and 6 are called gutter tr...
by a1z1
Tue 12 Jun, 2018 17:35
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Unwanted rumble
Replies: 21
Views: 4429

Re: Unwanted rumble

Hi George, Is the oil or grease on the output shaft around the Bellows on the CV joints. The rubber on these is beginning to get old and I’ve noticed on some cars although they are not split they have small holes that allow the grease to leak when they rotate. Molybdenum Has to be the dirtiest greas...
by a1z1
Sun 03 Jun, 2018 20:40
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 44
Views: 11447

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

Felix you beat me to it.
Great weekend. Many thanks to Jamal for all the work behind the scenes and to Nigel for the route and managing to keep us all together.

It’s always good to catch up with the z1 crew.

Over 1020 Km and my car didn’t miss a beat.

Best wishes
Ivor
by a1z1
Wed 30 May, 2018 20:45
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 44
Views: 11447

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

:D :D We have changed our plans and will now be joining you on the Friday evening.

See you at the Maritime Hotel..


Best Wishes,
Ivor
by a1z1
Mon 21 May, 2018 11:16
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Anybody know what wheels these are?
Replies: 188
Views: 26057

Re: Anybody know what wheels these are?

Hello Stranger.
Hope you’re well
Is that for standard wheel and tyre combos or your wheels and tyres..

Cheers
Ivor
by a1z1
Wed 11 Apr, 2018 21:11
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Manifold heat shields Z1
Replies: 17
Views: 7137

Re: Manifold heat shields

Hi Bluebaur has a solution that looks good and doesn't require removal of the manifold. I changed the manifold gaskets on a z1 last year, Shall we say it was character building. :head: There is a tool that allows the drilling and re-tapping of the cylinder in situ .. but you do need a 90 degree head...
by a1z1
Thu 05 Apr, 2018 11:23
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 44
Views: 11447

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

I’m signed up for the Saturday.
Really looking forward to it.

Best wishes
Ivor
by a1z1
Sun 04 Jun, 2017 18:47
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 12354

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Gazza you beat me to it! A great couple of days. It is great to meet Zetti Fahrer old and new. I am sure there was something for everyone in the watching, active participation and discussions. For me the great mix of people with common interests, and general non-car chat, makes this event a wonderf...
by a1z1
Mon 16 Jan, 2017 21:17
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 12354

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Felix
Sam
ChrisS
ChrisH
Jeff
Steviemillar
Barry V
Keith
Gary k
Pat
Ivor

Hows that Felix, Back at the top :)
by a1z1
Wed 10 Aug, 2016 21:01
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour August 13th 2016
Replies: 36
Views: 6907

Re: Z1 Tour August 13th 2016

Hi All,
The route for Saturday is complete.
I will bring paper copies with me. If anyone wants .itn/gpx or copilot files PM me with your email and i can email them to you.

Regards,

Ivor
by a1z1
Mon 08 Aug, 2016 17:11
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour August 13th 2016
Replies: 36
Views: 6907

Z1 Tour August 13th 2016

Anything we can help with Jet.

Plenty of room at the Back for a RLE..


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by a1z1
Tue 02 Aug, 2016 21:20
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour August 13th 2016
Replies: 36
Views: 6907

Re: Z1 Tour August 13th 2016

Hi Chris,
Please can you put us down for 2 full English breakfasts.
Thanks
Ivor and Bindy




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by a1z1
Sat 23 Jul, 2016 17:12
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour August 13th 2016
Replies: 36
Views: 6907

Re: Z1 Tour August 13th 2016

Hi, The plans for the tour are coming along nicely, Chris drove me around the planned route last Saturday. We even tried the coffee stop. Sam the CSL is a ticket to ride with us. Looking forward to catching up with everyone, Sadly we are not going to Silverstone Classic. Carfest north is calling. Re...
by a1z1
Tue 24 May, 2016 09:05
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Sump replacement!
Replies: 16
Views: 3305

Sump replacement!

Hi Pat Sorry to hear about your sump. ☹️The sump is unique to the Z1. Although based on the 325ix ,it is not the same as the 325ix which had a drive shaft passing though it. While I have a car on the ramp I have looked and replacement will involve supporting the engine from above and lowering the cr...
by a1z1
Wed 03 Dec, 2014 22:18
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Pre production Z1 for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1269

Pre production Z1 for sale

1987 Pre production Z1 for sale in the CZECH REPUBLIC.
http://www.prewarcar.com/index.php?opti ... Itemid=294

Note Metal inner wings and economy meter in speedo cluster.

Regards

Ivor
by a1z1
Tue 30 Sep, 2014 17:55
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Red Z1 for sale- soon to be featured on TV
Replies: 24
Views: 5823

Re: Red Z1 for sale- soon to be featured on TV

Hi All,

No wing mounted indicator repeater either. MOT testers also like the Fog light to work on the offside, so you have to run a link cable from the nearside light fitting.

Jet
Commented to a friend about the website.

Regards

Ivor
by a1z1
Sat 09 Aug, 2014 06:27
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour Sept 6th
Replies: 16
Views: 2904

Re: Z1 Tour Sept 6th

Jet,
Sounds like a good idea, we are available to come but will need to check with the house sitter at short notice.

Ivor


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by a1z1
Sun 20 Jul, 2014 14:04
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Silverstone Classic 2014
Replies: 29
Views: 4985

Re: Silverstone Classic 2014

My tickets have arrived. See you at the Super Sausage.
TJS you have a pm.
by a1z1
Tue 01 Apr, 2014 09:50
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: New Zzzz coming
Replies: 3
Views: 1006

New Zzzz coming

Saw this and thought we should get ready. Www.bmwzzz.co.nz
by a1z1
Thu 16 Jan, 2014 21:44
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: 2014 Technical Day
Replies: 44
Views: 6066

Re: 2014 Technical Day

I'm interested depends on the date.
1. Pat - Leather Care and Panel Repair
2. Chris (Scorpion) - Doors
3. Chris S
4. Richard (Motorhead)
5. Keith (Green Genie)
6. Ivor (A1Z1)
by a1z1
Tue 05 Nov, 2013 21:15
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 hardy disc quibo
Replies: 8
Views: 1813

Re: Z1 hardy disc quibo

Hi Cabrioot,

The part is the same as shown in the picture above (3) its the same part as used on current BMW's.
To change it on a Z1 you have to seperate the gearbox and torque tube to gain access to the drive shaft and joint inside.


Regards

Ivor
by a1z1
Sun 01 Sep, 2013 21:12
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour Pictures
Replies: 14
Views: 2441

Re: Z1 Tour Pictures

It good to see that after 4 years of tours the owners of Z1 can now park straight. :D :D http://i215.photobucket.com/albums/cc37/gavelless/Facebook/Bmw%20Z1%20Lotus%20F1%20Factory%20Tour%202013/1167602_509916339099592_1052180755_o.jpg http://i215.photobucket.com/albums/cc37/gavelless/Facebook/Bmw%20...
by a1z1
Fri 30 Aug, 2013 20:56
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour Anyone?
Replies: 112
Views: 18262

Re: Z1 Tour Anyone?

Cheers Ivor. Sadly no good for me as I have a different nav system. However, I am sure I can tag along - or at least I hope so! See you in the morning. Sam, We have Garmin files but are unsure if we can transfer them. So if you tuck in behind me i'm sure your be fine!! See you in the morning. Regar...
by a1z1
Wed 28 Aug, 2013 20:28
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour Anyone?
Replies: 112
Views: 18262

Re: Z1 Tour Anyone?

As we get closer to the tour Roger has worked his magic and routes are available for Tom Tom as itn files.
Please PM me your details if you would like a copy. We will have a laptop available on the day if you need them then.

Looking forward to the weekend

Regards

Ivor
by a1z1
Mon 26 Aug, 2013 10:13
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour Anyone?
Replies: 112
Views: 18262

Re: Z1 Tour Anyone?

I've put a question in to Ivor regarding a possible secondary meeting point more suited to those coming up the M1 from the south - if anyone else is interested in this please make yourself heard. Problem Solved :D All drivers that are heading north on the M1 I have arranged use of the service road ...
by a1z1
Mon 22 Jul, 2013 21:41
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Mystery Z1
Replies: 15
Views: 3235

Re: Mystery Z1

Try removing and looking on the ECU, mine has the last 7 numbers of the serial number written on it.

Regards

Ivor
by a1z1
Thu 04 Jul, 2013 16:36
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z assaulted by black cab (bodyshop needed!)
Replies: 10
Views: 1941

Re: Z assaulted by black cab (bodyshop needed!)

Argh no! I can't recommend one in London but Sandicliffe of Loughborough have just collected the Red z1 after something strange happened to it at the Royal Windsor horse Show. Damage to the bonnet boot and hood. Hagerty have been fantastic. And the body shop will have it done for silverstone classic...
by a1z1
Wed 19 Jun, 2013 20:39
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: 2014 Technical Day
Replies: 44
Views: 6066

Re: 2014 Technical Day

Darren you Beat me to it. I can evict a few horses and bales of hay to accommodate a techie Day complete with the wife catering.
Interested in attending.
by a1z1
Fri 07 Jun, 2013 23:10
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Door Belt Broken.
Replies: 8
Views: 1637

Re: Door Belt Broken.

BMW can supply the belts. They normally have one on the uk.
by a1z1
Sun 05 May, 2013 21:23
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour Anyone?
Replies: 112
Views: 18262

Re: Z1 Tour Anyone?

Jet,

Room booked and paid for.
I have routes for both Cotswold tours.

Regards

Ivor
by a1z1
Tue 16 Apr, 2013 20:19
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour Anyone?
Replies: 112
Views: 18262

Re: Z1 Tour Anyone?

Good News: The Ettington is available with discounted rate, Double £159, Singles £139, down to £119 and £109 respectively. Time to commit to a date Gentlemen. Oops, there are 2 Ettingtons in the same location, this is not the one we stayed at. Not as imposing a building, but looks good all the same...
by a1z1
Sat 30 Mar, 2013 17:11
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Help - My car is cracking up!
Replies: 30
Views: 5778

Re: Help - My car is cracking up!

Paul, You are not the only one with this problem. I have had panels repaired and painted but as the paint "sinks" over time you can see the original crack. I bought new panels 2 years ago and they cost £445 plus vat each iirc. You can also get carbon fibre wings from Germany but these are twice as e...
by a1z1
Sat 23 Mar, 2013 18:21
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Tour Anyone?
Replies: 112
Views: 18262

Re: Z1 Tour Anyone?

Thread revivial. Would anyone like to tour this year? The dire weather is eating away at the time we would need to organise it, so we need to get something in the diary. 1) Suggestions so far are Saturday 17th August, followed by Gaydon on Sunday. 2) July Zedfest one day, tour the next. This may im...
by a1z1
Sat 23 Mar, 2013 17:58
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Gaydon 17-18 August 2013
Replies: 14
Views: 2022

Re: Gaydon 17-18 August 2013

Another late reply we will be there on the Saturday. As long as the snow has gone!!
by a1z1
Wed 13 Mar, 2013 11:14
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: LSD - @Ivor
Replies: 2
Views: 827

Re: LSD - @Ivor

Yes the green car still has the LSD fitted. The diff ratio is different so you tend to change gear quicker than if you where in the red car. Bindy has been known to use the rev-limiter between gear changes. The two cars are different drives especially with the twin can exhaust on the green car. That...
by a1z1
Fri 08 Feb, 2013 22:13
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Keeping a z1 on the road
Replies: 22
Views: 2185

Re: Keeping a z1 on the road

Hi guys, To me, seeing an iconic car die slowly due to an accident is sad. 1 owner, low mileage. Front collision. Not beyond strut towers. To make story short, it needs a hood, bumper and bumper support, radiator, headlight. Also front body repair- the two longitudinal members are twisted. Otherwis...
by a1z1
Sun 29 Jul, 2012 20:55
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Window not lifting fully
Replies: 4
Views: 1224

Re: Window not lifting fully

Terry, Does the window work correctly with hood down.? As the hood has been changed i would think that it is binding in the hood track. Have you loosened the fixings for the hood hinge, it has horse shoe shims that are the same as used on the door mechanism fixing points. You could also try lubricat...
by a1z1
Mon 23 Jul, 2012 18:25
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Silverstone Classic
Replies: 19
Views: 3533

Re: Silverstone Classic

It was fantastic to see 26 Z1's and some of there owners. http://i215.photobucket.com/albums/cc37/gavelless/Silverstone%20Zedfest/8b78073e.jpg http://i215.photobucket.com/albums/cc37/gavelless/Silverstone%20Zedfest/a0db80fa.jpg I thought it was 29 Cars? Love these Shots Ivor, keep the original Hi R...
by a1z1
Sun 22 Jul, 2012 20:45
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Silverstone Classic
Replies: 19
Views: 3533

Re: Silverstone Classic

Many thanks to myredzed for all off his efforts on making a great day. Thank you Roger for the late night help polishing and the organising of the breakfast and Sam for leading us in the quick way. It was fantastic to see 26 Z1's and some of there owners. http://i215.photobucket.com/albums/cc37/gave...
by a1z1
Mon 02 Jul, 2012 21:08
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Switch Illumination
Replies: 6
Views: 1325

Re: Switch Illumination

Pat,
Some second hand ones here

eBay item 320921566005 gives you a set of 4 £7.99 plus £5.00 postage.

It's the same switch as fitted to the e32 and e34.


See you at Zedfest.
by a1z1
Fri 22 Jun, 2012 08:50
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: removing body parts and rivets
Replies: 18
Views: 3092

Re: removing body parts and rivets

Correction: remove front undertray, Indicator lenses, 6 expanding rivets, 3 torx bolts under rubber strip, 1x 10mm bolt in wheel well either side behind guard, slide bumper forwards. With a fully stocked garage such as yours, 1 hour max. Thats correct the bumper can be removed without removing the ...