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Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-04-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By daven
Are you using a paper air filter or an oiled K&N?...

Are you using a paper air filter or an oiled K&N? Have you tried cleaning your MAF?
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-24-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By daven
Round black invisible button located at bottom...

Round black invisible button located at bottom of dash to the left of the steering column. Its almost easier to feel than see.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-16-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By daven
how much?

how much?
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-29-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 186
Posted By daven
Get in touch with Vincent at Bimmerzone. He's a...

Get in touch with Vincent at Bimmerzone. He's a great supporting vendor with even better prices.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-31-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 802
Posted By daven
Lots of tires to choose from. What are you...

Lots of tires to choose from. What are you looking for? Size. Cost. Budget. Performance. Comfort.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-30-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 927
Posted By daven
Whether the brick construction works or not, is...

Whether the brick construction works or not, is kind of irrelevant. (IMHO all its going to do is imprint clamp marks in the leather) Nobody is going to be able to blind stitch the seam with the cover...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-20-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By daven
You want an Peake R5SRS. (but check the...

You want an Peake R5SRS. (but check the compatibility list) Lots of places sell them. The sliding seat is another well known issue. The oem bushings in the seats are no longer bushings - just...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-20-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By daven
Too bad you hadn't Searched first. This is a...

Too bad you hadn't Searched first. This is a known issue with our cars. The wiring connectors under the seats are picky to say the least. The 'usual' fix for SRS light on is to remove the seats,...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-10-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 957
Posted By daven
Robsweblinks. The next time that you have a...

Robsweblinks. The next time that you have a question or issue or anything else for that matter, please go some where else. This is a community of like minded individuals that freely shares its...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-02-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 406
Posted By daven
Try the Z4 forum. You have much better luck...

Try the Z4 forum. You have much better luck finding someone that cares.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-02-2013, 06:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 576
Posted By daven
I've been running HIR bulbs on three cars for...

I've been running HIR bulbs on three cars for many years without issue. Combined with an aiming session, they provide enough light in the coupe to illuminate the entire paved road side to side and...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-13-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 3
Z3 Roadster (E36/7) Brake/Rotors Decision
Views: 620
Posted By daven
Contact Vincent @ Bimmerzone (info...

Contact Vincent @ Bimmerzone (info @bimmerzone.com) He's a great vendor and may be able to beat Turner's price for the same products.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-09-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By daven
When my coupe hibernated, I'd inflate the tires...

When my coupe hibernated, I'd inflate the tires to the max pressure from the sidewall. I'd also put a slab of wood under each tire to insulate it from the concrete floor. No con's noticed. I did...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-07-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 3
Z3 Roadster (E36/7) Trouble Aiming Umnitza Headlights
Views: 469
Posted By daven
Everything that you'd want to know about aiming...

Everything that you'd want to know about aiming headlights. The slant is by design.

http://www.danielsternlighting.com/tech/aim/aim.html
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-23-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 10
Z3 Roadster (E36/7) Electric Z3 seat parts wanted
Views: 870
Posted By daven
Pardon my curiosity, but how did you lose that...

Pardon my curiosity, but how did you lose that part? Its not an insubstantial hunk of metal that blew away with the breeze.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-22-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,128
Posted By daven
Thanks Crinopet for the detailed followup. Glad...

Thanks Crinopet for the detailed followup. Glad it all worked out for the best.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-16-2013, 05:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,128
Posted By daven
Best I can say is check out post #23 on the...

Best I can say is check out post #23 on the thread link. Member, Muurahainen, used a dremel rotary tool to open the box. You may want to try and contact him through that forum. I don't have any...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-15-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,128
Posted By daven
Cross forum links are not always allowed, but...

Cross forum links are not always allowed, but here goes. It'll tell you where the module is located and how to get it out of the car. After that you are on your own, best of luck.
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Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-15-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,128
Posted By daven
For some reason, MY99 Z3's are prone to this...

For some reason, MY99 Z3's are prone to this problem. It has been traced, more often than not, to broken solder connections in the control module. For us in the US, an easy fix is to ship the...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-01-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By daven
Take a look at this. ...

Take a look at this. http://www.bimmerzone.com/BMW_Parts_Brakes_E36/PKG-Z3-BRAKE.html

Then contact Vincent - info@bimmerzone.com. He's a big Z3 supporter and will give you a better deal.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-01-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By daven
Pull harder. Once the 2 screws are out, all that...

Pull harder. Once the 2 screws are out, all that is holding the panel onto the metal hatch are a bunch of those white plastic expanding plugs. Get your finger around the top edge next to the glass...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-13-2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By daven
Do a search on "seat bushings". Its a common...

Do a search on "seat bushings". Its a common problem, inexpensively repaired.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-21-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Z3 Roadster (E36/7) BMW Z3 3.0 Toe and Camber
Views: 511
Posted By daven
Its not what you want to hear, but unless you've...

Its not what you want to hear, but unless you've got some aftermarket adjusters installed - camber plates up front and/or I.E. weld-in adjusters or eccentric bushings in the rear - the ONLY...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-21-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By daven
Contact Vincent @ Bimmerzone...

Contact Vincent @ Bimmerzone (info@bimmerzone.com) He'll set you up right at the right price and get them to you quickly. I use OEM Zimmerman rotors (I paint the hats and edges with high temp...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-23-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 833
Posted By daven
Use a couple beads of silicon caulk. It'll fill...

Use a couple beads of silicon caulk. It'll fill the gaps, cushion the pressure and peel off when you get tired of the bling.
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