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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-12-2017, 04:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 256
Posted By JonM
Link to alarm system in PDF is in this article: ...

Link to alarm system in PDF is in this article:
http://coupenut.blogspot.com/2016/01/oem-bmw-alarm-keyless-system-and.html
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-06-2017, 11:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 690
Posted By JonM
Try this: when driving, smack the top of the...

Try this: when driving, smack the top of the instrument cowling with your hand and see if the speedo comes back to life. I wouldn't suggest it if I hadn't seen it work. Chances are you need some...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-19-2017, 05:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By JonM
There is no stash of pre-made keys. The keys are...

There is no stash of pre-made keys. The keys are made when you order them.

You are right about the 10 keys, then you need a new EWS transponder.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-18-2017, 10:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 770
Posted By JonM
In 98, there was a Christmas Edition and there...

In 98, there was a Christmas Edition and there was a Dakar Edition. Both were limited to about 300 cars. One was red, the other was yellow obviously. Both had body-color piping on the seats and...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-18-2017, 10:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By JonM
Are you in the US? How did you get a Euro Z3...

Are you in the US? How did you get a Euro Z3 here?

The 97 model year did not have factory keyless entry. It only had an accessory Alpine alarm/keyless kit. Does your car have this? You may...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-11-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,709
Posted By JonM
I do not know for sure and I have never seen...

I do not know for sure and I have never seen mention of setting the bubble position in any of the BMW tech documents. I set the gaps around the headlight to 5mm, then adjust the beam pattern. And I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-11-2017, 10:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,033
Posted By JonM
Like Max said, 61661364807 is the best choice. ...

Like Max said, 61661364807 is the best choice. It's an E28 part.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-17-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 719
Posted By JonM
If someone reached into the car and stole the...

If someone reached into the car and stole the radio somehow, the alarm will go off.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-17-2017, 05:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 719
Posted By JonM
Alarm radio removal switch that is directly...

Alarm radio removal switch that is directly behind the back panel of the radio?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-08-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 962
Posted By JonM
When I posted, I thought they were different with...

When I posted, I thought they were different with respect to mounting hole location. But it looks like they are both offset and non-centered. So, I can't say for sure!
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-07-2016, 10:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 962
Posted By JonM
The -425 is for the S52 and S54 M coupes too. ...

The -425 is for the S52 and S54 M coupes too.

The -950 has physically different geometry, so I do not think they are interchangeable.

Pricing must be a volume thing. The -950 is common to many...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-29-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,128
Posted By JonM
I've never heard of a factory system that can...

I've never heard of a factory system that can work without a fob. Have you actually seen the factory system behind the glovebox? The EWS in the key does not interact with the factory system at all,...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-29-2016, 06:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,128
Posted By JonM
What year is your car? Is this a factory alarm...

What year is your car? Is this a factory alarm system?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-26-2016, 08:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 818
Posted By JonM
Show the dealer this for the bushings. ...

Show the dealer this for the bushings.

http://www.z3ers.com/02/100602/seatrockingfix.pdf
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners & Enthusiasts 09-21-2016, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 706
Posted By JonM
N57 2016 X5d Fuel Filter Change

TIS says after changing the filter you need to use BMW Diagnostic computer to vent the fuel system. This makes sense to me as you wouldn't want to pressurize a bunch of air in the new filter into...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-18-2016, 08:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By JonM
Most M coupes and M roadsters with beige interior...

Most M coupes and M roadsters with beige interior came with black boots from the factory. Z3 beige brake boots will fit, and LeatherZ can make you a beige shift boot, if you like. Or you can just...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-18-2016, 08:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 606
Posted By JonM
I like your car. Montreal blue, 99 2.8 I am...

I like your car. Montreal blue, 99 2.8 I am guessing, no sunroof.

What do you mean by "nice"? Performance? Rarity? Cool factor? There are lots of nice things about your car.

Have you...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 08-16-2016, 06:36 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,745
Posted By JonM
To me, instrument panels should have needles. ...

To me, instrument panels should have needles. Real ones. I don't care for the digital dash at all, but I know most of the world thinks they are cool and they put more value on them than actually...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-19-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,428
Posted By JonM
Nice work on finding it!!

Nice work on finding it!!
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 07-01-2016, 12:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,890
Posted By JonM
Jon, did you ever use a (fuel) cetane booster...

Jon, did you ever use a (fuel) cetane booster during your ownership of either vehicle? You can PM me if you don't want to answer publicly. Really frustrating experiences you have had!!!!
Forum: Interior 07-01-2016, 03:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 440
Posted By JonM
E9x M3 Steering Wheel 32302283733 - Excellent Condition

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E9x M3 Steering Wheel 32302283733 - Excellent Condition...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 05-20-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,610
Posted By JonM
1. I would skip the LED lights, put the money...

1. I would skip the LED lights, put the money towards surround view and heads up display, assuming you are on the fence about those options.

2. I would choose mineral white because it's more...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-09-2016, 04:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 382
Posted By JonM
Need a Z3/M coupe for development in/near Cincinnati, Ohio

LeatherZ needs a Z3 or M coupe (99-02) for development work on a new product. If you live in or near Cincinnati, Ohio, please contact me. Will only take 30 minutes of your time and we will make it...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-06-2016, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By JonM
Any chance your car has an aftermarket clutch...

Any chance your car has an aftermarket clutch stop? If so, either put that back to stock or screw it all the way into the floor. In addition to what Wertles mentioned about the line to the slave,...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-05-2016, 05:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,041
Posted By JonM
Violet Red is such a cool color. Are your...

Violet Red is such a cool color.

Are your round spoke wheels 17s or 16s?
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