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by deni2s
Tue 18 Feb, 2014 09:04
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Chrome windscreen surround fitted
Replies: 28
Views: 4853

Re: Chrome windscreen surround fitted

I am not a fan for chrome surrounds, side grills and door handles, but I must admit that on this car it looks acceptable :)
by deni2s
Sun 16 Feb, 2014 22:59
Forum: Performance
Topic: Simota filters opinions?
Replies: 19
Views: 2211

Re: Simota filters opinions?

......have a search on this website...you need to input 3 series etc etc...eventually you will find the Simota filter.... :wink: http://www.360infiniteusa.com/ Did you bought this one? http://www.360infiniteusa.com/simota-bmw-carbon-fiber-intake-p-378.html How was the fitment? The closest I found w...
by deni2s
Sun 16 Feb, 2014 22:45
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BMW Genuine Z3 parts
Replies: 11
Views: 887

Re: BMW Genuine Z3 parts

Next in line for Chrome kidney grills £20
by deni2s
Sun 16 Feb, 2014 21:21
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: Hamman replica front bumper
Replies: 32
Views: 2927

Re: Hamman replica front bumper

BTW check this forum thread - there are a few good pics of hamann lip with flippers - you will notice, that it looks very low. Owner already decided to took it off because it is too low for bad roads: http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1995494-My-mods-to-my-1999-estoril-blue-m-coupe...
by deni2s
Sun 16 Feb, 2014 21:16
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: Hamman replica front bumper
Replies: 32
Views: 2927

Re: Hamman replica front bumper

Dino D wrote:I believe Hamman sold the splitter and fog inserts separate to fit the Z3M bumper hence the variations in pics.

This replica is one piece though and no fogs.
Hamann also sold one piece similar to replica, just under another part number. There was also hamann version with integrated fog inserts.
by deni2s
Sun 16 Feb, 2014 21:14
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: Hamman replica front bumper
Replies: 32
Views: 2927

Re: Hamman replica front bumper

I have bought myself Hamann front lip and M bumper (which makes it look together almost the same as bumper you were looking at). I had not fitted it yet, but there are few things to consider: 1) M bumper is about 1-2cm lover than standard OEM non-M bumper and M bumper with lip (you have it integrate...
by deni2s
Wed 12 Feb, 2014 14:57
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted - 6 cylinder Front Brace Strut
Replies: 31
Views: 2450

Re: Wanted - 6 cylinder Front Brace Strut

Save yourself some cash, I had one of these and then sold it to a forum member, just need to file a small recess for the earth tag. £39. http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-E36-3-Series-Strut-Bar-Brace-Carbon-M3-AC-Evo-Smg-M-sports-roadster-Z3-M-red-/301093579786?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash...
by deni2s
Sun 09 Feb, 2014 21:58
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Lots of rare and original parts, ACS, Hamann etc FOR SALE
Replies: 14
Views: 1699

Re: Lots of rare and original parts, ACS, Hamann etc FOR SAL

We should prepare earlier for treasure chests like this :D Looking for some parts almost every day more than a year, took one week offline and there it is - parts not seen for sale for years! Ok, back to work to get some funds for items like these!
by deni2s
Sun 02 Feb, 2014 22:54
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Tough decision - selling Z1
Replies: 18
Views: 2904

Re: Tough decision - selling Z1

I think, just try to sell it to someone who will take good care of it and who will value it. There shouldn't be many regrets if you know that your car is in good hands. I believe new owner wouldn't mind to let you use it once in a while if he is local. At least I would be quite proud to show my Z3 t...
by deni2s
Thu 16 Jan, 2014 00:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Bentley manual - M54 2.2 / coolant change
Replies: 4
Views: 397

Re: Bentley manual - M54 2.2 / coolant change

Try to check here, here is Bentley manual page for M52 with expansion tank mentioned. Before bleeding try to raise front of the car a little, that can help to get rid of the bubbles faster.
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/sh ... system-3-0
by deni2s
Wed 15 Jan, 2014 20:06
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Hamann Spoiler
Replies: 3
Views: 411

Re: Hamann Spoiler

I think with some other hamann parts it looks sexy :)
Image

Got mine new from USA for about 200$ about a year ago. Got some other hamann parts too waiting for install all together.
by deni2s
Wed 15 Jan, 2014 19:36
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: MICRO SCREWS.... :o)
Replies: 5
Views: 418

Re: MICRO SCREWS.... :o)

why do you need these? any particular area on z3?
by deni2s
Mon 13 Jan, 2014 14:25
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z3M wing mirrors - where can I get them? Buy or borrow?
Replies: 20
Views: 1290

Re: Z3M wing mirrors - where can I get them? Buy or borrow?

You can also check bimmerforums z3 section - they often are here for sale, or ebay.
by deni2s
Sat 11 Jan, 2014 18:45
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Z3M White (Picture Heavy) Now Silver!!
Replies: 18
Views: 5734

Re: Z3M White (Picture Heavy)

Nice looking car. I would put also black magnetic stoneguards on it - would blend nicely with white/black color scheme. I think I saw similar looking coupe on bimmerforums. Only it was coupe and owner had also painted black side grills. And I would also lower it a bit.
by deni2s
Wed 08 Jan, 2014 23:32
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What goodies are you waiting to fit?
Replies: 21
Views: 1127

Re: What goodies are you waiting to fit?

What is the steering wheel change your planning to do out of curiosity? I would like to see if you feel any improvements with the brake lines aswell. I have got Momo 2011 hub and some unidentified momo style sport steering wheel without airbag. I like how it looks, but don't think it has any brand....
by deni2s
Wed 08 Jan, 2014 20:00
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What goodies are you waiting to fit?
Replies: 21
Views: 1127

Re: What goodies are you waiting to fit?

Powerflex bushes everywhere
Black M seats
Braided SS brake lines
Smaller steering wheel
LeatherZ armrest
ACS roll hoops
ACS mirrors
by deni2s
Sat 28 Dec, 2013 23:33
Forum: Performance
Topic: £.180.00 Differential upgrade.
Replies: 4
Views: 707

Re: £.180.00 Differential upgrade.

Can you please explain benefits of doing this?
by deni2s
Fri 27 Dec, 2013 21:40
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Considering a swap...
Replies: 16
Views: 819

Re: Considering a swap...

There is actually not a big difference in fuel consumption. I own 2.8 and it never consumed more than 10L/100km, no matter how I drive. And I know that 1.9 consumes at least 8L/100km. 1.9 is too weak for heavy z3 and you have to keep higher revs than in larger engines. I know someone who did a swap ...
by deni2s
Sun 10 Nov, 2013 21:44
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Soft Top Protector Covers
Replies: 121
Views: 12252

Re: Soft Top Protector Covers

Guys, I can sell to you some cover to protect your new soft top cover! So you can squeeze a few more years from soft top cover! :D Come on, get a garage or just install hard top or change your soft top once in every 15 years. Factory soft top is waterproof anyway so what's the point of another water...
by deni2s
Sat 02 Nov, 2013 18:51
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB..GENUINE ALPINA WHEEL HUB COVER
Replies: 6
Views: 735

Re: WTB..GENUINE ALPINA WHEEL HUB COVER

Try to get in touch with this guy (most probably he speaks russian):
http://www.drive2.ru/cars/bmw/z3/z3/kai ... l/2247171/

He recently bought Alpina wheel hub covers (to put on z3 - he is crazy about alpina, don't ask me), but locks are not genuine.
by deni2s
Sat 19 Oct, 2013 23:35
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: For sale z3m side shark fin grills
Replies: 1
Views: 300

Re: For sale z3m side shark fin grills

I sent you PM some time ago regarding M front bumper price, I'm still waiting your reply. I could be interested also in these grills, but first I would like to know the price for M bumper.
by deni2s
Sun 13 Oct, 2013 20:44
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Bmw z3 m roadster
Replies: 42
Views: 7303

Re: Bmw z3 m roadster

I also spotted carbon fibre inserts on doors of this car (could be ACS?).
by deni2s
Sat 12 Oct, 2013 23:27
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB: facelift seat wiring, or seats
Replies: 2
Views: 214

Re: WTB: facelift seat wiring, or seats

OXO, btw I got my M seats and they have old style connectors to my surprise. So they will fit my car connectors. That's good that I checked them because I was almost ready to visit one local breakers yard where they do have 2001 Z3 which they are parting out with yellow connectors.
by deni2s
Sat 12 Oct, 2013 23:14
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Bmw z3 m roadster
Replies: 42
Views: 7303

Re: Bmw z3 m roadster

If anyone buys it, I am ready to buy ACS roll hoops from buyer for a very good price. I can also give black OEM roll hoops in excellent condition (they are no longer available at bmw dealers) to place instead of ACS roll hoops. That is the chance to reduce total price you pay for car even more. Or i...
by deni2s
Fri 11 Oct, 2013 22:58
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3 M bumper - SOLVED, thanks!
Replies: 11
Views: 1787

Re: WTB Z3 M bumper

I could be interested. I really like your M seats color - at least on pictures :) I am in Latvia - EU country near Baltic sea. BTW today I got black M seats shipped from USA (41 kilos), and before I had received Carline front bumper from UK, so I really think that distance is not a problem. I have s...
by deni2s
Fri 11 Oct, 2013 22:41
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Bmw z3 m roadster
Replies: 42
Views: 7303

Re: Bmw z3 m roadster

Steve, please check my PM which I sent you some time ago regarding ACS parts. Just name your price - it will be easer for you to sell car if it will cost even less but in total you will get more. It's a win/win.
by deni2s
Mon 07 Oct, 2013 20:00
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3 M bumper - SOLVED, thanks!
Replies: 11
Views: 1787

Re: WTB Z3 M bumper

Still looking for bumper.
by deni2s
Mon 07 Oct, 2013 19:56
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Front bumper lights on Ebay
Replies: 3
Views: 410

Re: Front bumper lights on Ebay

But these are aftermarket parts.
by deni2s
Sun 29 Sep, 2013 23:51
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Seat connector
Replies: 35
Views: 5284

Re: Seat connector

OXO, I sent you PM.
by deni2s
Sun 29 Sep, 2013 15:49
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Seat connector
Replies: 35
Views: 5284

Re: Seat connector

I might be interested. The only problem is that my M seats are still at customs (I hope to get them next week) and my z3 is at bmw dealership service where they are changing poli bushes and engine cylinder head and tons of other parts. So it can take a month or even more before I will get my car. If...
by deni2s
Sun 29 Sep, 2013 12:59
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Seat connector
Replies: 35
Views: 5284

Re: Seat connector

OXO, as I understand, you are in opposite position as me - you have facelifted car and want to fit pre-facelifted M seats. As I got from forum/links this part is for my situation (pre-facelift car with facelift seats), and you need exact opposite to this part. Check this post to confirm: http://foru...
by deni2s
Sun 29 Sep, 2013 12:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Seat connector
Replies: 35
Views: 5284

Re: Seat connector

I think I might have exactly opposite problem - I have pre-facelift car and I have bought seats from Z3M facelift.

Can anyone suggest which part number do I need to make it work together?
by deni2s
Tue 24 Sep, 2013 17:10
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Quick question re boot light
Replies: 23
Views: 3247

Re: Quick question re boot light

The boot light switch is in the boot lock itself. If you look at the left handside of the boot latch which is fastened to the rear panel you will see a prong which locates into the lock which is fitted to the boot lid and presses the switch when the boot is closed. Be carefull the bulb may have bee...
by deni2s
Tue 24 Sep, 2013 15:51
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Z3m
Replies: 10
Views: 1505

Re: Z3m

steve01, you have PM.
by deni2s
Sat 21 Sep, 2013 09:42
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3 M bumper - SOLVED, thanks!
Replies: 11
Views: 1787

Re: WTB Z3 M bumper

bump
by deni2s
Wed 18 Sep, 2013 12:26
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: M Roadster Parts
Replies: 51
Views: 8044

Re: M Roadster Parts

Is rear view mirror self dimming?
by deni2s
Wed 18 Sep, 2013 12:20
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: wanted mud flaps
Replies: 16
Views: 1432

Re: wanted mud flaps

I know the ebay user qonago from Lithuania had rear original bmw mudflaps for sale. He is parting cars.
by deni2s
Fri 06 Sep, 2013 21:10
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3 M bumper - SOLVED, thanks!
Replies: 11
Views: 1787

Re: WTB Z3 M bumper

Still looking for Z3M bumper.
by deni2s
Sun 18 Aug, 2013 23:23
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Full twin stainless exhaust system for 2.8
Replies: 27
Views: 5269

Re: Full twin stainless exhaust system for 2.8

Do you have to make a lot of modifications to fit it to pre-facelift 2.8? Like change battery place, spare wheel? Please send pics to: deni2s[at]hc.lv. Thanks!
by deni2s
Sun 11 Aug, 2013 00:34
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted Z3 Wind Deflector 1997
Replies: 6
Views: 423

Re: Wanted Z3 Wind Deflector 1997

I have one, I think exactly as the one pictured in your link. It works well, but it has very poor quality, looks very cheap, no real leather which is visible very well, and there are some scratches on it from folding roof. So I decided to buy used OEM one, which cost me twice as much, but it looks s...
by deni2s
Sun 11 Aug, 2013 00:23
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3 M bumper - SOLVED, thanks!
Replies: 11
Views: 1787

Re: WTB Z3 M bumper

bump
by deni2s
Fri 28 Jun, 2013 16:06
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Breaking Boston Green 1997 1.9 narrow body - Surrey
Replies: 88
Views: 9354

Re: Breaking Boston Green 1997 1.9 narrow body - Surrey

Looking for electric roof top microswitch, which is located on the roof over the shoulder of driver (on at least on LHD version) - OEM part nr.: 54348407250. If you could pop a photo up of exactly what roof part you want I'll see if I have one. I need this microswitch: http://i470.photobucket.com/a...
by deni2s
Mon 24 Jun, 2013 15:41
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Breaking Boston Green 1997 1.9 narrow body - Surrey
Replies: 88
Views: 9354

Re: Breaking Boston Green 1997 1.9 narrow body - Surrey

Looking for electric roof top microswitch, which is located on the roof over the shoulder of driver (on at least on LHD version) - OEM part nr.: 54348407250. Also looking for both outside plastic cover pieces in which roll over bars go through - OEM parts 51438407165 and 51438407166 (I don't need in...
by deni2s
Tue 04 Jun, 2013 22:08
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3 M bumper - SOLVED, thanks!
Replies: 11
Views: 1787

Re: WTB Z3 M bumper

Thanks for offer but unfortunately it is missing same critical parts. Still looking for better options.
by deni2s
Thu 23 May, 2013 21:31
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3 M bumper - SOLVED, thanks!
Replies: 11
Views: 1787

Re: WTB Z3 M bumper

spurs fan in a coupe wrote:What colour is your car?
Cosmos black. But I am ready to repaint parts if needed.
by deni2s
Tue 21 May, 2013 21:55
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WTB Z3 M bumper - SOLVED, thanks!
Replies: 11
Views: 1787

WTB Z3 M bumper - SOLVED, thanks!

I would like to buy OEM Z3 M bumper in good condition preferably from some EU country. I am not in a hurry, so if you have some plans of selling your M bumper this year, please contact me. Also interested in Z3M seats, side gills and side mirrors. I have Z3 2.8, bought accidentally CarLine Tuning bu...