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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-06-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,446
Posted By jman1975
I'm running Hankook non runflats, about 5k miles...

I'm running Hankook non runflats, about 5k miles on them, so far so good

Also replaced the CAB myself a couple of years ago, was identified as needing replacement by the BMW dealership I use to...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-05-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By jman1975
In my case I didn't have a problem with either,...

In my case I didn't have a problem with either, just felt like getting new bulbs before they went out. I had that pink hue degradation with both xenon bulbs. Was just proactive I guess.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-01-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By jman1975
good deal, that's why everyone loves these forums...

good deal, that's why everyone loves these forums so much, to help each other out! :thumbup:
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-01-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By jman1975
I prefer Sylvania bulbs, have Silverstar Ultra...

I prefer Sylvania bulbs, have Silverstar Ultra halogens in another vehicle and like them very much

I wouldn't say the Syl Osrams are yellow-ish, they seem to be right in the middle for me......
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-01-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By jman1975
Just finished doing this exact thing...purchased...

Just finished doing this exact thing...purchased new xenon bulbs

got mine from Retrofit Source, OSRAMs, 4150K temp, $100/pair

they do carry the Philips 85122, 4300K temp, $95/pair

also have...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-01-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By jman1975
Thanks for the writeup Vladi, i'm glad there is...

Thanks for the writeup Vladi, i'm glad there is still a way to make an adjustment. Did you have to take out the headlight assembly to manually turn that cable? (Can't remember how much space is...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-30-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By jman1975
E85 broken headlight adjuster

driver's side vertical adjustment screw seems to be broken- when I turn it with a screwdriver nothing happens and the little gear just turns and turns

anyone have any experience with fixing these...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-27-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 508
Posted By jman1975
+1 on these[/QUOTE] agreed, Akebono FTW

+1 on these[/QUOTE]

agreed, Akebono FTW
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-19-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 766
Posted By jman1975
another implementer here of the motor grease fix,...

another implementer here of the motor grease fix, sometimes my wipers worked sometimes they didn't. Another time they wouldn't stop wiping. Once I took care of the grease smear several years ago,...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-31-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 996
Posted By jman1975
$16k for a 2003 w/ 54k miles? Wow. That's...

$16k for a 2003 w/ 54k miles? Wow. That's pretty close to the mileage I have on my black 03 3.0i and I've never had the sticky steering issue to boot. I should think about selling mine and go...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-28-2013, 07:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,126
Posted By jman1975
how did you fabricate a mounting kit? ...

how did you fabricate a mounting kit? Crutchfield mentions that you need to do a vehicle mod for this head unit
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-22-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By jman1975
what is that? never seen one before... where in...

what is that? never seen one before... where in the trunk does that thing go?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-23-2013, 09:45 AM
Replies: 20
Z4 Roadster (E85) Looking to buy a Z4
Views: 1,086
Posted By jman1975
interesting thread, makes me think i'm in good...

interesting thread, makes me think i'm in good shape to sell my black 2003 if I can locate a red Zed 2005-2006 one day :thumbup:

no sticky steering on mine, I personally replaced the rear springs...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-23-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,206
Posted By jman1975
interesting... I put Hankook V12s on my OEM...

interesting...

I put Hankook V12s on my OEM wheels, no problems
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-25-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By jman1975
ordered my Akebono pads from rockauto.com

ordered my Akebono pads from rockauto.com
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-13-2012, 08:23 AM
Replies: 3
Z4 Roadster (E85) satellite radio install
Views: 1,080
Posted By jman1975
I'm running a basic SiriusXM radio (XM Snap) that...

I'm running a basic SiriusXM radio (XM Snap) that plugs into the cigarette lighter and outputs to AUX. I ran my antennae through the firewall and attached to the front right quarter panel. At first...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-07-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 885
Posted By jman1975
for those that have USAA, they have this option...

for those that have USAA, they have this option available via the website, called "store a vehicle"
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-25-2012, 07:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,887
Posted By jman1975
what are the dimensions of that tire? how much...

what are the dimensions of that tire? how much space does it consume in the Z4 trunk?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-18-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,531
Posted By jman1975
an 04 Z4 w/ 82k for $15.5k ? wow, I need to move...

an 04 Z4 w/ 82k for $15.5k ? wow, I need to move to your area and sell my Z4 heh
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-17-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,188
Posted By jman1975
$9k? I'd make a lowball offer at less than half...

$9k? I'd make a lowball offer at less than half that...geez i'd be surprised if my 03 3.0 w/ 47k miles even fetched $11k
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-20-2011, 07:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,047
Posted By jman1975
wow, I haven't seen a tape deck receiver for...

wow, I haven't seen a tape deck receiver for along time LOL
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-07-2011, 07:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,890
Posted By jman1975
contrary to the OP's issue, seems like my...

contrary to the OP's issue, seems like my cigarette lighter socket is too small, every cable I put in the thing gets stuck while trying to unplug
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-15-2011, 08:51 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,671
Posted By jman1975
Hummer H3, perfect for lots and lots of snow...

Hummer H3, perfect for lots and lots of snow :thumbup:
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-14-2011, 10:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,435
Posted By jman1975
I would say you could get one walking along the...

I would say you could get one walking along the Las Vegas strip for alot cheaper

:thumbup:

LOL
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-12-2011, 07:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,051
Posted By jman1975
nice low mileage score!

nice low mileage score!
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