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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-08-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 355
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
best deal on our oil is at getbmwparts.com about...

best deal on our oil is at getbmwparts.com about $100+/- bucks includes 5 quarts filter and all the o rings and free shipping usually. Here is the part number you will need PKE46M3OIL2

Best to...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-13-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,002
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Try and find someone else. Not saying they are...

Try and find someone else. Not saying they are not difficult to put on, I watched my guy I use put my Conti DW's on and they had a tough time, took two men to get the job done without doing damage...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-12-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 989
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
And if you can afford newer, I suggest going for...

And if you can afford newer, I suggest going for a 06-08 that have fixed some of the issues the earlier version had.

But if you are mechanically inclined or have a good Independent mechanic to...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-10-2015, 08:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 289
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Sorry for your troubles, but you are not going to...

Sorry for your troubles, but you are not going to get to much sympathy from this crowd when it comes to using car washes. It is verboten. :thumbdwn:

But try this guy...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-09-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Conti's are a good choice but a lot of people...

Conti's are a good choice but a lot of people also like the Michelin Pilot Super Sport. A lot of it has to do with the kind of driving you want to do. Hankook makes a good tire that is pretty...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-08-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,002
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Conti DW's vs. Michelin PSS - I have had both and...

Conti DW's vs. Michelin PSS - I have had both and like both. Conti's cost less than the Michelin's and with your square set up you should get a good long life out of either of them. It will be a...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-07-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 564
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Try IanRClifton1234@aol.com Ian Clifton in UK, he...

Try IanRClifton1234@aol.com Ian Clifton in UK, he has a PDF catalog he will send you and has not only original but lots of other goodies, I got my carbon fiber roundels from him and they are...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-27-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,999
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Well it was a big help, I knew from reading other...

Well it was a big help, I knew from reading other posts that there were alternatives to the OEM battery, but I could not remember which they were and I had thought an Interstate brand was on the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-19-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Get a BWM FIX it kit, put in your trunk. Comes...

Get a BWM FIX it kit, put in your trunk. Comes with air compressor and goop to fill a tire with. Comes standard on all Z4M's and either AAA or BMW Assist, or join the BMWCCA and get the benefit of 24...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-19-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Even though you never asked a question, the...

Even though you never asked a question, the answer is pretty easy. Get rid of them. :D
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-16-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,521
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Their web site and then I called the local store,...

Their web site and then I called the local store, the guy said it was not available. O'Riley's battery was exact match and works just fine, swapped out in less than 10 minutes last night. Used my...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-15-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,999
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Thanks Bucko, used the spread sheet and going to...

Thanks Bucko, used the spread sheet and going to pickup the O'Riley Brand today.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-15-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,521
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
It looks like AutoZone has discontinued carrying...

It looks like AutoZone has discontinued carrying the Duralast Platinum Battery, I am going with the O'Riley one. Thanks to Bucko for the spread sheet.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-19-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 713
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Very nice. Welcome to the club. :D

Very nice.

Welcome to the club.

:D
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-07-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,506
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Get the BMW Mobility kit is the easiest thing to...

Get the BMW Mobility kit is the easiest thing to do. Comes with everything.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-07-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,506
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Congrats on the new purchase. The only thing I...

Congrats on the new purchase. The only thing I did not see to mention in the thread unless I missed it was the sticky steering. Hot days the steering can feel like it locks up, that is not the case...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-29-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 849
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Commiserating about the loss of a nice roadster...

Commiserating about the loss of a nice roadster after moving up to a sports car is so sad. :cry: NOT! :rofl:

For all it's warts, there is no way I am giving up my ///M. Nothing like it out there...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-17-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 823
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
It would help if you gave a few more details...

It would help if you gave a few more details about the head unit. Nav type or Business? And I don't think you need to delete the old ones, they won't take up any space just be on the list.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-16-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I heard that moth balls worked too, but never...

I heard that moth balls worked too, but never tried it. :D
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-05-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I would also recommend the http://www.zscca.org/...

I would also recommend the http://www.zscca.org/ if you are going to be serious about your car. The club is nation wide, many chapters in different areas. Lots of support for the car along with these...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-05-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,188
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
What a great project. That is some fantastic...

What a great project. That is some fantastic work. :thumbup:
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-05-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
You need to fix your web site, some crappy pop up...

You need to fix your web site, some crappy pop up tried to put junk on my computer. :thumbdwn:
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-05-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
1. Treat them just like regular tires, make sure...

1. Treat them just like regular tires, make sure they are properly inflated. If one blows you should have an alert on your console that tells you the air is out, if not you should feel it, it will...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-04-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Best thing to do is find a Shim set. It will be...

Best thing to do is find a Shim set. It will be worth the investment if you intend to keep the car. http://www.ecstuning.com/News/BMW_S54_VALVE_ADJUSTMENT_KITS/ES1893848/

:D
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-03-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
That was the 1st thing I did was to take the...

That was the 1st thing I did was to take the fabric floor mats out and put in rubber catch all type mats in. BMW makes them, while they don't say Z4 or ///M they do say BMW on the mat. You can get...
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