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Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-11-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 135
Posted By JonM
My thought is: that is a really cool idea! Sure...

My thought is: that is a really cool idea! Sure looks about the same shape as the Z3 OBC / clock.

Post how-to if you do it.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-09-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 308
Posted By JonM
You will have to remove the entire dashboard.

You will have to remove the entire dashboard.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-25-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 400
Posted By JonM
Armrest (and steering wheel too) is and...

Armrest (and steering wheel too) is and exceptionally high-wear item. All materials will struggle there.

The Alcantara will last just fine on an armrest but it will show wear over time and lose...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-25-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 400
Posted By JonM
If you are on the fence, the best way to decide...

If you are on the fence, the best way to decide is often to get some samples. We (LeatherZ) will mail free material samples out before you buy. Most people do not bother with this step, but it can...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-24-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 556
Posted By JonM
Gorgeous car and welcome back!!

Gorgeous car and welcome back!!
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-13-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 876
Posted By JonM
Good job. I **think** a dealer can reset the...

Good job.

I **think** a dealer can reset the dot if it bothers you. When I replaced my cluster, I got the dot, but I was working with a dealer and they were able to re-set.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-18-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 876
Posted By JonM
The removal was pretty straightforward if I...

The removal was pretty straightforward if I remember right. You did have to break a small part I think... sort of like the seal on a milk jug. I don't think you need to buy any other part though.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-18-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 876
Posted By JonM
Your 01 has a code plug. I know this because the...

Your 01 has a code plug. I know this because the cluster in my 01 failed years ago and I replaced it with new, switching the code plugs. It did still take some programming, but it was cheap. Like...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-12-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 327
Posted By JonM
Please start one. If there is enough interest we...

Please start one. If there is enough interest we can sticky it. Many of us have been here for 10+ years and we've already seen each others cars in real life more than once!
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-10-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 538
Posted By JonM
+1 and +1 to both of the above. Left and...

+1 and +1 to both of the above.

Left and right is based on you sitting in the driver's seat.

Also, please do take a minute to update us on what you found!
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-10-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 876
Posted By JonM
Have you compared part numbers of clusters at...

Have you compared part numbers of clusters at realoem.com? You might spend some time doing research there and see what the differences are between auto and manual, if any, and from year to year. ...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-10-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 831
Posted By JonM
As long as you can keep the airhead, all will be...

As long as you can keep the airhead, all will be fine! Welcome!!
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-24-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By JonM
Those are for illuminated shift knob, which was...

Those are for illuminated shift knob, which was stock equipment on these cars. Gray / Red is dimmed lighting + and brown is ground.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-15-2014, 04:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 633
Posted By JonM
I do. In 1:18 it is not easy to find. ...

I do. In 1:18 it is not easy to find. Minichamps released an LSB 1:43 coupe recently also.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-14-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 273
Posted By JonM
My coupe collection (Z4)

Still a work in progress compared to my E36/8s.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-14-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 633
Posted By JonM
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-08-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,016
Posted By JonM
Please make these and update this thread when you...

Please make these and update this thread when you have them ready for sale. We should all stock up.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-02-2013, 04:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 352
Posted By JonM
I have wanted one of those for a long time but...

I have wanted one of those for a long time but they don't fit my applications!! After you do the coolant change once, $30-$40 is no big deal!! It is a messy job... the coolant shoots out everywhere.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-01-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 352
Posted By JonM
Yes, M14x1.5 for the coolant drain. Item 4 in...

Yes, M14x1.5 for the coolant drain. Item 4 in this picture:
http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts.do?model=CN53&mospid=48096&btnr=11_2166&hg=11&fg=10

There is no room for a quick drain on an S54...
Forum: Off-Topic 11-22-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 870
Posted By JonM
Steven Udvar-Hazy came to visit our factory in...

Steven Udvar-Hazy came to visit our factory in Charleston in his G650. He had just picked it up from the Savannah completion center. We showed him our airplanes and he showed us his. I liked his...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-22-2013, 03:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By JonM
Supercool! Love the in-process pictures.

Supercool! Love the in-process pictures.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-28-2013, 03:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 632
Posted By JonM
Search:...

Search: http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=217995&highlight=differential+oil+change
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-25-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 304
Posted By JonM
You don't, now that the forums are split and...

You don't, now that the forums are split and there are only 3-4 new threads per day.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-22-2013, 05:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By JonM
Please ask your question here and we will try to...

Please ask your question here and we will try to help.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-10-2013, 03:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 965
Posted By JonM
Nothing beats a car with extended leather. ...

Nothing beats a car with extended leather.

You have a great collection!
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