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What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

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This is a popular thread on other forums for people to......... well as it says in the title, let people know what you bought your Z3 this week. Whether it be an oil filter, dust caps or a new set of wheels, post it up on here and let people know :D

I'll kick things off:

Rondell 21's: fronts 18x8 ET40, rears 18x10 ET18

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another z3 so it can sit beside its friend at night :D
nice alloys you have :D
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2 new tyres for the front wheels and 6 months tax

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This weeks purchase:
AC Schnitzer roll hoops :D
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('_')Z3 wrote:This weeks purchase:
AC Schnitzer roll hoops :D
Does that mean you have a set of standard hoops for sale? I'm on the lookout....
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My purchase for this week was a front wheel bearing :(


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I bought a V1 storm motorwerks shift knob and lighter plug, also ordered stone guards from Titan :D
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I had the entire car treated to a new paint job...all the chips etc etc are a thing of the past....for now.
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Drilled and slotted drake discs
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A pair of front tyres and a shiny new MoT certificate.

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New front callipers, EBC Ultimax discs & redstuff pads. Sourced the discs & pads myself, local indie supplied the callipers & fitted everything for me. Following 3 weeks of being off the road due to the seized calliper, it was nice to give it a wash & go out for a spin in the sunshine with the top down this weekend!!

New callipers came painted Silver, which look good with the redstuff pads - just need to paint the grubby carriers now to match. Disc's & pads bedding in for now, but feel pretty good so far.

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Sounds as if the market has had a good week out of us !! :shock:
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Petrol...
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A new camshaft position sensor ........ Stripped the inlet manifold and removed the old sensor before I realised that they had sent the wrong part ..... Doh :head:

So put it all back together again and guess what ..... It's running better than ever !!

How does that happen then ? :dunce:
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Another six months road tax!!!
Looks like a bit of an Indian summer 8-)
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yellowstuff...
the badness makes me do it...!

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A nice shiny set of winter wheels well that was last week :lol:

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Tyres week after next,

Hardtop hopefully before the years out :)

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A new MOT certificate with no advisories :)

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TitanTim wrote:A nice shiny set of winter wheels well that was last week :lol:

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Tyres week after next,

Hardtop hopefully before the years out :)


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Footwell lighting fitted.......£4.00.......What recession? Did someone say there's a recession??? When did it start??
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Devon Z wrote:
TitanTim wrote:A nice shiny set of winter wheels well that was last week :lol:

Tyres week after next,

Hardtop hopefully before the years out :)


Tim.
So nice to see the recession isn't affecting everybody!!!
Cheers, anti recession is going great :D

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:shock: just need to put in all on the car now :rtm:

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whats the bits for Brian ... i can see the bushes but whats the other bits for ?
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PCSAM wrote:whats the bits for Brian ... i can see the bushes but whats the other bits for ?
Mainly replacing items for a front and rear brake overhaul but there is a bit of suspension overhaul going on as well. Started off a small project that has grown arms and legs :!:

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Cobra Sport Cat Back stainless exhaust,can't wait to receive it!

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Four new contis, new windscreen wipers, a new small aerial from Citroen, headlamp switch, couple of little bulbs and a new MAF. :bawl:

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More wheels :-)

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These will now be used as my winter wheels, genuine sport alloys which I have always loved and think they are the best looking standard wheel for a zed.

I am getting rid of the horrible gold colour and they will be refurbed and sprayed with a nice new coat of silver paint ready for winter.

I'm getting almost as bad as Jonttt with wheels, although these are only my third set ;-)
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BLACK / SILVER Bonnet & Boot Carbon Fiber Badges arrived this morning.... Works extremely well with my Cosmo Black Z
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Some toe rag pinched my aerial, so i treated the old girl to something sportier

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VERY nice packaging- i was expecting it to come in a bag with a barcode on!
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Stoneguards from Titan, Z3 keyring, polish, heater bulbs, and as we have now sold the wifes old car, Megane CC i can get the wheels refurbed.

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Blanking plate for the soft top actuating switch panel (I dropped the original when fixing the soft top switch). And two bottles of BMW car wash. It is cheaper and better than most others available in New Zealand, so I use it on all my vehicles.
Not a biggy but it still feels good.
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G8jka: how much did you buy the wheels for?? I have the same ones which I intend to sell next month...

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dallantan wrote:G8jka: how much did you buy the wheels for?? I have the same ones which I intend to sell next month...

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You have PM. They seem to be quite rare and hardly any sets ever come available for sale second hand, I know titantim sold a set a few years back but not sure for how much, then w4tkins sold them on last year in this thread. Also depends on there condition and what the tyres are like.
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All the parts to fit an oil cooler. Now all I have to do is find the time to fit it!
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A nice new pair of falken 225/45zr17 912's for the front, a bargain at £69 each delivered from camskills. also a pair of plain pressed aluminium number plates off ebay for £26 delivered!

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This week just gone I bought about 100 quids worth of juice for the old girl to glug on while cruising the lakes :D
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This week saw corner splitters, plastic filler for a little project of mine, metal polish and replacement rear pocket thingmabob :)

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g8jka wrote:
dallantan wrote:G8jka: how much did you buy the wheels for?? I have the same ones which I intend to sell next month...

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You have PM. They seem to be quite rare and hardly any sets ever come available for sale second hand, I know titantim sold a set a few years back but not sure for how much, then w4tkins sold them on last year in this thread. Also depends on there condition and what the tyres are like.
Think I sold them to Rob for £360/70 from what I can remember :)

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Ordered a new pair of chrome gills today :head: :head: :oops: :oops: :roll:

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Got a 2nd hand set of facelift front grills in case i ever need them. They are expensive new and could not resist an ebay bargain as most have broken tabs.
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Just paid for an MOT certificate. The first time I've put a car through one in many years, being a company car driver. I'd forgotten that slightly nervous feeling (not unlike going to the dentist) when dropping it of. No advisories, just compliments on how tidy it is, which makes a change from the usual negative comments I'm used to as a Z3 owner. :D

Now I'm going to look for a nice set of 18" alloys, might fit some new heavy duty wishbones and treat it to a fresh coat of wax/sealant before the winter comes.

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New MOT – but advisories :( – first sign of rust on brake pipes to and from the nearside, rear calliper. New exhaust and cat. Cleaned and painted the callipers and hubs with silver paint. :sunny

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new front caliper..yellowstuff pads for the front....new front disks...and some bulestuff rears for fun days ... :D
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car bra, zymol products
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New pipe work for my rear part of exhaust...

Erm.. Aerial grommet and stubby aerial...

Oh and 300quid on front suspension bushes and bits and bobs for MOT but that was more last month.

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Sort of bought something. Just dropped the type 42 wheels off for refurbishing. The rims were very corroded but i am having the whole wheel painted in a silver sparkly colour. Wont get them back for a few days so photos later. Also bought a set of the plastic locking wheel nut covers. Just looking for a set of wheels studs but i want chrome heads, anyone bought these before??

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A year's insurance and a code reader cable. :D

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One shiny new chrome gill fitted today :roll: :oops:

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An ACS pedal set. Absolutely no idea whether they are genuine or not! They were cheap enough for me not to care too much. Brake, accelerator & clutch pedals only - no footrest.

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