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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-01-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 392
Posted By ShakyDog
I think it may be due to the fact that we are...

I think it may be due to the fact that we are unable to understand exactly what your question is refering.

Steve
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 06-12-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By ShakyDog
I had the E46 in mine and I loved it. Pull...

I had the E46 in mine and I loved it.

Pull in the lever on the knob and pull strait up, should pop right off. Try to avoid hitting yourself in the face.

Steve
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-03-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 421
Posted By ShakyDog
Oh, BTW your car is an E85 not an E86. The E86 is...

Oh, BTW your car is an E85 not an E86. The E86 is the coupe, then you would not need the hard top :-)

Steve
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-30-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 257
Posted By ShakyDog
Sit close to the tunnel and put your ebows on you...

Sit close to the tunnel and put your ebows on you knees and push up with your knees, grab the knob with both hands and pull strait up using your knees.. Watch it when it goes so it does not pop you...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-15-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 318
Posted By ShakyDog
I have two pieces of carpet that my Z sits on in...

I have two pieces of carpet that my Z sits on in the garage and it minimizes the flat spots greatly. Yes she is a queen, but I do drive her :-)

Steve
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-15-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 882
Posted By ShakyDog
I have to disagree. I think the Z3 and Z4 were...

I have to disagree. I think the Z3 and Z4 were perfect BMW Roadsters. To me a roadster is a stripped down, lighter weight, not too luxurious weekend toy. The latest Z4 is not that, maybe the buyers...
Forum: Interior 03-31-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By ShakyDog
Switch is gone.

Switch is gone.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-27-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By ShakyDog
Found this with a quick google search: ...

Found this with a quick google search:

http://www.bmwsections.com/docs/z4/

Steve
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-24-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 92
Sticky: Pay It Forward
Views: 35,844
Posted By ShakyDog
Claimed and sent to the SpokeLizard.

Claimed and sent to the SpokeLizard.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-14-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,331
Posted By ShakyDog
Here is a picture of my Z4 bike, kayak, ETC rack:...

Here is a picture of my Z4 bike, kayak, ETC rack:

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=7072&pictureid=41324

:-)

It replace the Jet Black X3 in this job as I also needed a tow...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 02-10-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 521
Posted By ShakyDog
The sunroof is in a plastic cassette that is...

The sunroof is in a plastic cassette that is fragile and breaks. You can try to see if there are pieces that can be removed to free up the movement. Mine was replaced when someone pulled out in front...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-30-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 92
Sticky: Pay It Forward
Views: 35,844
Posted By ShakyDog
For Shipping: used Headlght switch with front and...

For Shipping: used Headlght switch with front and rear fog light switches. Just pay shipping (should fit in flat rate box)

2007-2010 (LCI models only (New taillights))

This switch is from...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 01-02-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,647
Posted By ShakyDog
My X3 would get on average 50/50 city/highway at...

My X3 would get on average 50/50 city/highway at 20 MPG. This is an automatic allowing the car to shift. I ran 91 or higher and right before trading her off I noticed a little bit of noise that I...
Forum: Interior 12-12-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By ShakyDog
Wow, price too high? No demand? Steve

Wow, price too high? No demand?

Steve
Forum: Interior 12-09-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By ShakyDog
E83 - Headlight switch with rear fog lights

For Sale used Headlght switch with front and rear fog light switches. $75 shipped to lower 48 states.

2007-2010 (LCI models only (New taillights))

This switch is from ECSTuning, not sure then...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-16-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,854
Posted By ShakyDog
Easiest way to look at this: They live in a...

Easiest way to look at this:

They live in a country that is making: Jaugar and Land Rover.
They really like both.
Anyone that knows anything about cars, knows that these are two of the worst...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-19-2013, 06:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,226
Posted By ShakyDog
On my repair I think the Air Bags alone were...

On my repair I think the Air Bags alone were ~$7000 of the $15,500 total that they paid for the repair.

Steve
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-11-2013, 02:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
Posted By ShakyDog
Check you state laws and see if your state allows...

Check you state laws and see if your state allows for diminshed value, if it does you need to get a lawyer and have them get you the amount of money your Z4 lost in value due to the accident. Also...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 09-11-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,226
Posted By ShakyDog
At 35-40 MPH all of mine deployed, I was the only...

At 35-40 MPH all of mine deployed, I was the only one in the car. It was like falling into pillows not violent or anything. Not one bruise or any soreness at all.

Odd, it looks as if there is not...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-14-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 762
Posted By ShakyDog
On my 2007 it locks. The unlock button is...

On my 2007 it locks. The unlock button is disabled if you lock the car with the keyless. This is good to know for other BMWs also, I locked my X3 with the key with girlfriend in the car, she could...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 08-12-2013, 08:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 450
Posted By ShakyDog
I guess you need to install some really bright...

I guess you need to install some really bright assed lights in your garage. I tend to run off my autos when I pull in to the garage.

Steve
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-01-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 16
Z4 Roadster (E85) Noise on shutdown.
Views: 874
Posted By ShakyDog
Is it coming from the back? Both my X3 and Z4 do...

Is it coming from the back? Both my X3 and Z4 do this and it is some kind of fuel vapor something. It reclaims the fuel or something so that it is not released into the environment, or something like...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-17-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 716
Posted By ShakyDog
Sport Package gets you: staggered wheels/tires,...

Sport Package gets you: staggered wheels/tires, tighter suspension, higher shift point when engaged on Automatic, remaps the accelerator to send input to throttle quicker and adjust the steering to...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-16-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,047
Posted By ShakyDog
Well, I'll ask him, but I don't think he'll be...

Well, I'll ask him, but I don't think he'll be very keen...
Uh, he's already got one, you see?
What?
He says they've already got one!
Are you sure he's got one?
Oh, yes, it's very nice-a
...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-16-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 716
Posted By ShakyDog
This has also been my experience. Steve

This has also been my experience.

Steve
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