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by andy & fonz
Fri 26 Oct, 2018 16:36
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3 KEYRING For Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 161

Z3 KEYRING For Sale

The big shiny one Z3 logo 110mm long 17mm wide 30mm ring V.G.C small bit of enamel missing from BMW roundel £4 including postage U.K mailand
by andy & fonz
Thu 18 Oct, 2018 09:15
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: MAF Siemans for sale Z3 Plus wind break
Replies: 3
Views: 269

Re: Siemans vdo air mass sensor for sale

price reduction on Siemans VDO air mass sensor fitted as original by BMW new price £137 money back if not happy £65 including postage uk mainland £60 collected LEICESTER
by andy & fonz
Mon 15 Oct, 2018 17:33
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3 Bentley workshop manual for sale
Replies: 6
Views: 330

Re: Z3 Bentley workshop manual for sale

Hi
just let me know when you would like to call will pm the address
by andy & fonz
Mon 15 Oct, 2018 09:36
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3 Bentley workshop manual for sale
Replies: 6
Views: 330

Re: Z3 Bentley workshop manual for sale

collection from Leicester
by andy & fonz
Sun 14 Oct, 2018 15:36
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Creator C310 code reader for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Re: Creator C310 code reader for sale

Now sold
by andy & fonz
Sat 13 Oct, 2018 14:59
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: MAF Siemans for sale Z3 Plus wind break
Replies: 3
Views: 269

Re: MAF Siemans for sale Z3 Plus wind break

windbreak sold
by andy & fonz
Sat 13 Oct, 2018 11:44
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3 Bentley workshop manual for sale
Replies: 6
Views: 330

Z3 Bentley workshop manual for sale

Bentley workshop manual for sale covers all Z3 1999 TO 2002 THIS THING IS MASSIVE weighs 3kg so postage is expensive the manual is in good condition no oily fingerprints on the pages has been kept on garage shelf so a bit dusty
£35 including postage uk mainland £20 collected
by andy & fonz
Sat 13 Oct, 2018 11:38
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Creator C310 code reader for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Creator C310 code reader for sale

Creator C310 BMW code reader covers all BMW Z3 and Z4 in box with CD usb lead instruction leaflet carry case and a 20 pin under bonnet cable (for Z3 ) this has saved me a lot of money over the years vgc
£22 including postage uk mainland payment by paypal friends and family please
by andy & fonz
Sat 13 Oct, 2018 10:06
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: MAF Siemans for sale Z3 Plus wind break
Replies: 3
Views: 269

MAF Siemans for sale Z3 Plus wind break

Siemans VDO air mass sensor, new on the16/6/18 was in car for 300 miles in box with siemans code to check if its real £99 including postage payment by paypal to friends and family or collect £95 original BMW mesh wind break VGC both clips zips in working order £25 with postage £20 collected payment ...
by andy & fonz
Thu 20 Sep, 2018 09:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: For Sale 2.2i Z3 61829 Miles
Replies: 2
Views: 509

Re: For Sale 2.2i Z3 61829 Miles

Hi
No longer for sale could not bring myself to do it
by andy & fonz
Fri 24 Aug, 2018 09:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: For Sale 2.2i Z3 61829 Miles
Replies: 2
Views: 509

Re: For Sale 2.2i Z3 61829 Miles

that should read all M.O.Ts back to 2006
Built December 2000
by andy & fonz
Thu 23 Aug, 2018 19:32
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: For Sale 2.2i Z3 61829 Miles
Replies: 2
Views: 509

For Sale 2.2i Z3 61829 Miles

Titanium silver black leather M.O.T May 2019 Large history file covering the last 12 years In my ownership front lower suspension renewed and rear shocks, sills and front wings removed and rust treated and waxoyled 6 owners 2 last 12 years tool kit mesh wind break tonoue cover bodywork good but with...
by andy & fonz
Thu 26 Jul, 2018 14:42
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: poor starting when hot
Replies: 1
Views: 273

poor starting when hot

Hi after leaving z3 2.2 standing for about an hour when hot temp gauge needle in the middle, when starting starts but revs about 2/300 very lumpy touch throttle clears with a cloud of smoke from exhaust, runs o.k obd tells me misfire on 3 and 4 cylinder remove plugs number3 a little black number 4 v...
by andy & fonz
Wed 18 Jul, 2018 09:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Power Flow Exhausts
Replies: 4
Views: 751

Power Flow Exhausts

Hi Thinking of going down the power flow exhaust road, you good folks that have had them fitted have you seen any improvement in power or mpg, asking because the fitter at mr tyre says unless I go silly on noise levels there will be little or no gain over the BMW set up, getting to old for boy racer...
by andy & fonz
Fri 18 May, 2018 09:13
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Kobra conversion- various lights & body parts for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 711

Re: Kobra conversion- various lights & body parts for sale

Hi
Not sure if you are removing the door mirrors near side needed?
front bumper ? am need to you so can collect
thanks
Andy
by andy & fonz
Sun 25 Mar, 2018 10:26
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: ABS and ASC lights on
Replies: 3
Views: 808

Re: ABS and ASC lights on

Hi
Had the same thing on mine last year, up and down drive lights on sorted it by fitting new sensors on both front wheels although this did show up on my c110 reader has a fault, put it down to muck and rust contaminating the sensors and inactivaty compounding the problem
by andy & fonz
Sat 13 Jan, 2018 11:25
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: any ideas
Replies: 4
Views: 926

Re: any ideas

Hi
how old is your battery? maybe taking a charge but not holding it, might be worth having it checked, also remove and clean as many earths as you can i.e battery and in the engine bay.
by andy & fonz
Wed 15 Nov, 2017 09:42
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Insurance renewal - good result
Replies: 3
Views: 871

Re: Insurance renewal - good result

me too avivia £147.00 2.2 z3 5000 miles garaged
by andy & fonz
Sun 12 Nov, 2017 15:29
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Window washer jets issue
Replies: 10
Views: 1425

Re: Window washer jets issue

took mine off as well, have encountered no problems, if you do this you will need a short piece off pipe for the drivers side, in fact they work better without the valves
by andy & fonz
Fri 03 Nov, 2017 17:32
Forum: Performance
Topic: Where can I buy 98 octane fuel?
Replies: 17
Views: 4331

Re: Where can I buy 98 octane fuel?

run mine on sainsburys super 99 octane, if you look in the owners handbook BMW say run on 98
by andy & fonz
Tue 12 Sep, 2017 13:15
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New windscreen
Replies: 5
Views: 1611

Re: New windscreen

Hi
think you will find part and part number on realoem under interior body trim panel part number 51718398890, hope this helps
by andy & fonz
Mon 07 Aug, 2017 14:07
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 18inch alloys for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1166

Re: 18inch alloys for sale

Hi
Sold these some time ago sorry
by andy & fonz
Wed 19 Jul, 2017 09:37
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Exhaust Tail Pipe Trim
Replies: 0
Views: 618

Exhaust Tail Pipe Trim

Hi
Anyone know where I can get some chrome tail pipe trims (2.2 Z3) BMW part no 18120000794, they are oval 55x65 85mm, can not afford BMW originals, have been on e.bay not sure if any of them will fit.
Thanks
by andy & fonz
Thu 01 Jun, 2017 19:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Tick over speed
Replies: 1
Views: 493

Tick over speed

Hi
Tick over speed is 650 rpm on my 2.2, seams a little slow to me, no warning lights on dash or fault codes (c310 reader), should I worry?
by andy & fonz
Thu 25 May, 2017 19:23
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 18inch alloys for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1166

18inch alloys for sale

Four BMW Star Spoke wheels. 8.5j x 18inch part number6779803 x2 7.5j x 18inch part number 6779800 x2,, mint condition, Bridgestone run flats 245/215 18, pictures and more information on e.bay look up number182591715686, £295 on there, £250 to z member.
by andy & fonz
Wed 17 May, 2017 16:36
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Screen Washers
Replies: 7
Views: 1430

Re: Screen Washers

must admit when these packed up it was a bit like the last straw, having just replaced the front ABS sensors ( by stripping and painting the front hubs) brake pad wear light wire and rear dampers, and come back from the M.O.T just for it to go on 5 cylinders and start running rich, no lights on the ...
by andy & fonz
Wed 17 May, 2017 09:29
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Screen Washers
Replies: 7
Views: 1430

Re: Screen Washers

Hi thanks for your input, Have removed and cleaned the tank (4 parts Milton steriliser 1 water, works a treat flush well afterwards). Can live with the delay, when I was a bit younger you had too pump the screen wash up by a manual pump on the dash.
by andy & fonz
Tue 16 May, 2017 17:50
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Screen Washers
Replies: 7
Views: 1430

Screen Washers

Hi nearside screen washer packed up again today, Did the same last year then I removed the jet bodies and one way valve things, and cleaned them, great until today this time have taken the valves off and thrown them away, best the screen wash has ever been, got some real force behind it. If you are ...
by andy & fonz
Wed 10 May, 2017 09:38
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: 2002 Z3 Bonnet release.
Replies: 6
Views: 1188

Re: 2002 Z3 Bonnet release.

Hi
got mine from main dealer catch ( first one on scuttle ) both cables less than £35
by andy & fonz
Fri 05 May, 2017 19:15
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: more abs woes
Replies: 0
Views: 455

more abs woes

hi over the winter removed sills and wings to deal with any rust problems also fitted new rear shocks, had to turn the car around so could work on one side at a time, on one of the shuffles abs and traction control lights came on, diagnostics told me no electrical signal from o/s and n/s abs sensors...
by andy & fonz
Thu 06 Apr, 2017 19:45
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: B*stard main dealers
Replies: 20
Views: 3520

Re: B*stard main dealers

brought a new 1 series with service pack, had all the services done by sytners Leicester, now that the car is six years old, did the last service myself, low and behold the diesel fuel filter has never been changed ( date stamped 2010 ) the service book is stamped and signed that it was changed 2014...
by andy & fonz
Sun 19 Feb, 2017 11:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Resprays Leicester area
Replies: 5
Views: 1139

Re: Resprays Leicester area

Hi
Thanks for the information, will bear them in mind.
Andy
by andy & fonz
Mon 13 Feb, 2017 14:45
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Resprays Leicester area
Replies: 5
Views: 1139

Re: Resprays Leicester area

Hi
Thanks for your reply, May give them a try, Have found BMW parts from the main dealer too be not that much dearer than independants or motor factors. Just seams to be the labour rate that's the killer!
by andy & fonz
Wed 08 Feb, 2017 16:54
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Resprays Leicester area
Replies: 5
Views: 1139

Resprays Leicester area

Hi
Thinking of getting the Z3 resprayed this year, can anyone recommend a body shop in or around the Leicester area.
Thanks
by andy & fonz
Thu 22 Dec, 2016 10:00
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Antenna removal
Replies: 2
Views: 799

Re: Antenna removal

Hi Thanks for your help have pulled and turned can rotate the grommet around the antenna still can not get the thing out I am going to order a new grommet then cut the old one away hopefully this will release the unit. Has for disconnecting the battery learnt the hard way working on a 1950s MG carbs...
by andy & fonz
Tue 20 Dec, 2016 12:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Antenna removal
Replies: 2
Views: 799

Antenna removal

Hi Need to remove my nearside rear wing ( dealing with some rust on the mounting plate ) have undone the mounting bracket behind the carpet in the boot do I just pull the antenna out or is there another fixing have tried unscrewing the antenna from the grommet pulling is bending the wing Thanks for ...
by andy & fonz
Wed 14 Dec, 2016 10:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z3 Workshop Manual.
Replies: 3
Views: 880

Re: Z3 Workshop Manual.

Hi
Haynes manual BMW 3 series 1992 to 1998 covers the Z3 part number 18021 I use this and the Bentley manual and find them
on par with each other
by andy & fonz
Sun 27 Nov, 2016 10:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Front Wheel Arch Liners
Replies: 8
Views: 1157

Re: Front Wheel Arch Liners

Hi yes that's them! think you are right I had soaked them in penertrating oil before I tried to remove them will try your method on the nearside
by andy & fonz
Sat 26 Nov, 2016 17:12
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Front Wheel Arch Liners
Replies: 8
Views: 1157

Front Wheel Arch Liners

Hi Have removed my front wheel arch liners, got the offside sill off to knock out a dent and deal with the rust, the two fixed studs that help hold the liner in place sheared off, if I lift the carpets can I get too drill them out from inside or are they hidden in a box section? have drilled one fro...
by andy & fonz
Wed 09 Nov, 2016 16:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: what obd software ?
Replies: 9
Views: 1174

Re: what obd software ?

Thanks guys e bay here I come
andy
by andy & fonz
Wed 09 Nov, 2016 15:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: what obd software ?
Replies: 9
Views: 1174

Re: what obd software ?

Hi
Thinking of investing in an INPA system, 2001 2.2 will I need the under bonnet adaptor plug to get the full readouts ?
thanks for your help
by andy & fonz
Mon 12 Sep, 2016 09:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: help 1 series
Replies: 11
Views: 1362

Re: help 1 series

Hi
thanks again for the information, it seems my car was made in 2010 which were not affected ? funny that I am now getting the same fault as the others ! then again mine can not be the only 1 series made then, perhaps the fault is only starting to manifest itself ?
by andy & fonz
Sat 10 Sep, 2016 12:33
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: help 1 series
Replies: 11
Views: 1362

Re: help 1 series

Hi Have had this car from new brought the five year service pack when I got it so it has been serviced by sytners from new last service a fuel filter change was done the fault could not have been there then or I am sure a big bill would have come my way has it would have not been covered by the serv...
by andy & fonz
Sat 10 Sep, 2016 10:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: help 1 series
Replies: 11
Views: 1362

Re: help 1 series

Hi Thanks for that information, Have been in touch with my local sytners and BMW uk, they both say this was a recall on another BMW but not the one series, there advice was take it in and pay £150 to be told what I already know and if it I a wiring fault I may be able to get some good will from BMW,...
by andy & fonz
Fri 09 Sep, 2016 16:55
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: help 1 series
Replies: 11
Views: 1362

help 1 series

Hi anybody share any light on this bit of an hiccup when driving my 118d ( raining z3 in bed ) asked the obd whats up came back with fuel filter heater activation, exhaust gas recirculation valve wrong position. cleared the faults drove it about for a couple of days no hiccups, did a obd check keeps...
by andy & fonz
Fri 01 Jul, 2016 09:56
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Two free tyres
Replies: 5
Views: 1169

Re: Two free tyres

hi Adrian
Yep sorted independent BMW Garage 786 Leicester same price got within a week
regards
andy
by andy & fonz
Thu 14 Apr, 2016 19:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2088
Views: 247962

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

hi front wheel alinement, 4 new tyres to replace the 4 odd tyres, the wheel alinement to make the most of the new wishbones and ball joints and drop arms I fitted the other week, which followed the chrome door handles and oil for gearbox and diff, which followed the engine oil and all filters, which...
by andy & fonz
Mon 14 Mar, 2016 10:11
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Charlotte not very well
Replies: 10
Views: 2268

Re: Charlotte not very well

hi I have had the same trouble with my 2.2 just don't like being shunted about, I found that if after starting run the car at 1500 revs for a little then let tick over and then every now and again run up to 1500/2000 revs until warm I do not get the problem also run at the higher revs before switchi...
by andy & fonz
Wed 17 Feb, 2016 09:42
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rear wheel camber
Replies: 5
Views: 987

Re: Rear wheel camber

Hi
Agree with you off to get alignment done ( when it stops raining/snowing )