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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-13-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By Liamket
What style rim?

What style rim?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-12-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By Liamket
Thanks for the info DC. I actually do have...

Thanks for the info DC.

I actually do have spacers in right now. Pretty sure they are 15's. It definitely helped with the visual stance.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-12-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 484
Posted By Liamket
Larger rear tires?

Has anyone put larger tires on their 18"x8.5" rear rims with success? I feel like there is room to fill out the wheel well a little bit. Maybe like 255/40? 255/45?

Also, if you have done this,...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-03-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 418
Posted By Liamket
Questions about Towing my Z

I'm moving next week and am trying to figure out the best course of action for transporting my '06 Z (manual transmission).

Just wondering, does anyone have any experience with putting them up on...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-02-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 487
Posted By Liamket
Slipping clutch?

Yesterday I parked on a steep section of my neighbor's driveway. My emergency brake doesn't work right now (the teeth that click and lock when you pull the handle wore off), and so I put it in 1st...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-19-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 363
Posted By Liamket
i did it with purple too and noticed a bit more...

i did it with purple too and noticed a bit more difficulty in shifting as well. was worse in the winter, or during the first two/three shifts in the morning.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-19-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 360
Posted By Liamket
I had the tire shop toss an older tire of mine...

I had the tire shop toss an older tire of mine onto the rim in the meantime while I continue to figure this out. They took a quick look and didn't see anything too out of the ordinary. However,...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-14-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 360
Posted By Liamket
Leaking front strut/tire wear

I have noticed my steering getting unruly lately and took a look at my front tires. The front passenger tire is severely worn on the inside edge (belts starting to show) in a weird pattern which...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-18-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 800
Posted By Liamket
Z4 3.0si Alignment off? pulling all over the road

I believe it is a Feb build.

Yes I do have run flats.

As to why they are cupping, I know the camber is a little negative.

I've also noticed, especially when cold, that turning the wheel...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-18-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 800
Posted By Liamket
Z4 3.0si Alignment off? pulling all over the road

i have an '06 3.0si with about 115,xxx miles on it. Recently it has been pulling me all over the road. It's not as though it always pulls left and the alignment is off. But rather, if everything...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-03-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 247
Posted By Liamket
New headlight wiring help

I've purchased a set of aftermarket headlights from eBay for my 2006 3.0si because my OEM's (standard halogen) are having issues and I've always wanted to upgrade to angel eyes.

The new set looks...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-12-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Z4 Roadster (E85) Ashtray Photo Request
Views: 378
Posted By Liamket
Ashtray Photo Request

I have the same problem as several people that coins slipped down behind the ashtray in the Center console and now the flip-top wont open all the way. I've spent several hours and multiple methods...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-23-2013, 01:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 790
Posted By Liamket
I was talking about the Center console against...

I was talking about the Center console against the trunk space between the two seats with the flip down door. Does yours have that?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-22-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 790
Posted By Liamket
Z4 will not turn over/crank

Side note: when its dark, just make sure the light in the Center console isn't staying lit. The small tab that clicks it off when you close the cover is pretty flimsy and might snap off. I thought...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-22-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,177
Posted By Liamket
How much attention do you z4 owners get from the ladies

I get looks from all ages and genders... My favourite moments though are when I drive past a group of guys and there are girls nearby.... It's fun to watch the guys try to decide which to stare at;...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-10-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 898
Posted By Liamket
Upgrading Halo Lights on 2006 Z4

I bought a halo kit, started baking/prying/cutting the headlights open. Gave up partway through the first one and sealed everything back up.

It can be done... I did it on my other car, but the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-10-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 249
Posted By Liamket
"Adjuster Units", what does what?

I have the infamous rattle with my 2006 3.0si N52. I've pulled the DISA out a couple times (the one on the intake manifold side of the engine above the throttle body). Seems to be in working order,...
Forum: New England Region - MA, ME, NH, RI, and VT 06-10-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 653
Posted By Liamket
new memeber intro (helpful memeber)

Z4 is great. I love it.

I also wonder whether its possible to code the car so that it always starts up in sport mode.

I might be interested in more performance coding, but I've never ventured...
Forum: New England Region - MA, ME, NH, RI, and VT 06-05-2013, 05:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 653
Posted By Liamket
It's an '06 z4 3.0si. The most basic coding thing...

It's an '06 z4 3.0si. The most basic coding thing would be to let the trunk pop with the key fob even with the car locked.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-05-2013, 04:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By Liamket
Yes, I understand. I guess when in searching to...

Yes, I understand. I guess when in searching to purchase aftermarket assemblies, I have the option of buying an assembly with hid, non-hid, led etc. what issues (installation wise) will I run into by...
Forum: New England Region - MA, ME, NH, RI, and VT 06-04-2013, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 653
Posted By Liamket
new memeber intro (helpful memeber)

Ake,

Glad to see some semi-local people on the forum. I'm up near greenfield.

What type of coding are you able to do? I took mine in to have all my preferences set and there were one or two...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-04-2013, 07:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By Liamket
Consolidated Info on Aftermarket Halo Headlights

I'm having trouble understanding all the ins and outs of upgrading to an aftermarket set of headlights. I have an '06 3.0si with the sport package on it.

I would like to get halo style...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-04-2013, 07:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 898
Posted By Liamket
bump

bump
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-20-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 0
Z4 Roadster (E85) Plasti-Dip Chronicles
Views: 392
Posted By Liamket
Plasti-Dip Chronicles

Decided to start playing with the idea of plasti-dip on the car.

Took me 20 minutes to do the front lip of the hood.

Anyone else used it on their Z's? Looking for pattern ideas.

377749...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-20-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 677
Posted By Liamket
Looking for 1 style 108 front rim

Thanks Wilem. I'm like them more and more each day. Still feels OEM, but an upgrade at the same time.


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