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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-15-2016, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By JohnnB
After all the time I spent on it with no luck, I...

After all the time I spent on it with no luck, I went inside for lunch and when I came back out it was working. I guess the Gods got tired of laughing at me.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-15-2016, 09:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By JohnnB
Thanks for the help guys! I will see what I can...

Thanks for the help guys! I will see what I can figure out today.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-14-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By JohnnB
Top won't open after battery change

I just changed the battery and now when I go to open the top the front latches open and then it stops with the red light flashing by the button. I took out the battery and checked for anything i...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-12-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 274
Posted By JohnnB
Top opens but won't close

The top on my 2006 opens just as it should. It isn't slow and it sounds like it always does. However, when I go to put it up it sounds normal but will only lift up a foot or so and needs some pulling...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-20-2012, 07:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,794
Posted By JohnnB
Randy, maybe you should create a poll for this...

Randy,
maybe you should create a poll for this problem.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-17-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 30,054
Posted By JohnnB
It has a Sport button that removes the delay...

It has a Sport button that removes the delay between when you push the accelerator and when it kicks in, for lack of a better term. I think it really makes a difference. Has has much more of a kick...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-16-2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,176
Posted By JohnnB
you asked about what models there are. There is...

you asked about what models there are. There is also a Z4 M. View this thread for some comments on the M compared to other models. http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=617503&highlight=
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-16-2012, 10:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,391
Posted By JohnnB
This forum truly is fantastic! I have been having...

This forum truly is fantastic! I have been having the same problem and it has started to get to the point where it was really worrying me. Just went outside with a flashlight and it's fixed....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-09-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,647
Posted By JohnnB
I'll let someone who has spent plenty of time in...

I'll let someone who has spent plenty of time in a Boxster give you the details, but generally Boxsters handle better than the Z4. About learning to drive stick - do you know anyone with an old...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-07-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 30,054
Posted By JohnnB
Congratulations!:banana::banana::banana: You...

Congratulations!:banana::banana::banana:
You will never regret it.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-29-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 30,054
Posted By JohnnB
How long have you been looking for a car?

How long have you been looking for a car?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-28-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 30,054
Posted By JohnnB
Oh yeah....doh! I guess that shows you how my...

Oh yeah....doh! I guess that shows you how my brain works ( or doesn't work) sometimes. Geez, I hate it when I say stupid stuff. I used to know what it was all about. Do I get any credit for...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-28-2012, 12:31 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 30,054
Posted By JohnnB
By the way, I found this somewhere when I was...

By the way, I found this somewhere when I was looking at cars if you are interested. I think it is M vs Si. Am I right?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-28-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 30,054
Posted By JohnnB
I had almost the exact situation. I was going to...

I had almost the exact situation. I was going to buy an Si. I loved it, drove great, it's a really wonderful car and I would be very happy to have one. You would never be disappointed. But, my wife...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-24-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 993
Posted By JohnnB
I live in Florida where there is no front plate....

I live in Florida where there is no front plate. I bought an out of state car and those holes look horrible, even with colored buttons in them. You probably paid a lot for that bracket if it's like...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-23-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,340
Posted By JohnnB
I wouldn't be concerned about the auction. When I...

I wouldn't be concerned about the auction. When I bought my Z4M I got it from a dealer. With a little effort I found that the original owner appeared to have traded it in, it was auctioned and then...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2012, 08:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,790
Posted By JohnnB
That's fantastic. Congratulations! :banana: You...

That's fantastic. Congratulations! :banana:
You can probably find the owners manual as a pdf for free somewhere on the internet. There may be a spare plastic emergency key in the glove box.
I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,790
Posted By JohnnB
So, how did the trip go on Thursday?

So, how did the trip go on Thursday?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-17-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,790
Posted By JohnnB
Aw shucks. You know you need to keep her happy!

Aw shucks. You know you need to keep her happy!
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-17-2012, 10:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,790
Posted By JohnnB
My wife loves it and it is not hard to drive. The...

My wife loves it and it is not hard to drive. The Si is a great car and I was looking for one until I drove one back to back with an M and I couldn't go back. I have seen more than one post saying...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-17-2012, 09:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,790
Posted By JohnnB
Based on my experience, that sounds like a really...

Based on my experience, that sounds like a really good price. I was looking for a low mileage 2006 Z4M and ended up buying last September. Those were all around that price for one with lower mileage...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-03-2011, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,198
Posted By JohnnB
Pictures and everything! Thanks for taking all...

Pictures and everything! Thanks for taking all that time - I really appreciate it!
I see you bought your sons 2011 cars....can I be your son? Please.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-03-2011, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,198
Posted By JohnnB
What are the 2005-2006 Z4 body style changes

I know there were some body style changes in the Z4 from 2005 to 2006, but when I try to look up what they were everything I see just says the style was "tweaked" or "updated" or something else...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-27-2011, 07:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 874
Posted By JohnnB
Thanks for the help!! It works perfectly now. I...

Thanks for the help!! It works perfectly now. I had searched for it, but didn't see the old post.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-26-2011, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 874
Posted By JohnnB
2006 z4 window reverse sensitivity - or whatever that is called

When the top is up and the power window raises and hits something - like your dogs head hanging out of the window, oops - it reverses and goes down. I think mine may be too sensitive. When I click...
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