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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-18-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 204
Posted By morrieschoice
Exchanging Bumper & Trunk on my car?

Since I have owned my 01 Z3 M54 engine 3.0 liter I have wanted an exhaust like the M's. Pipes extending from both sides of the rear bumper. I know Randy Forbes has done this, but he had to remove...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-18-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By morrieschoice
The last time my a/c went out, it was because of...

The last time my a/c went out, it was because of the compressor was bad. I have since replaced it and the a/c works great so far. I took my car to a shop (express oil) where they attempted to put...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-10-2016, 07:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By morrieschoice
OOPS!! you're correct. It was for an M seat. ...

OOPS!! you're correct. It was for an M seat. Try this one. It is mine...a 2001 non-M

http://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1912584-Seat-Belt-Guide-Photos&highlight=seat+belt+guide
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-09-2016, 07:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By morrieschoice
If you want to replace them the correct...

If you want to replace them the correct way...here's a llink I used this on my car...time & patience is a must. Good Luck!!
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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-28-2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By morrieschoice
This is where I bought mine. It's a good place...

This is where I bought mine. It's a good place to start and Vince is a good guy with whom to do business. I painted my rotors red. Here's a good link for painting callipers. ...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-27-2016, 07:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 371
Posted By morrieschoice
Z3 OEM Rd'str Tonneau Boot Cover

Summer is here and time to let that soft top down on your Roadster. Dress it up with a Tonneau Boot Cover. Here's the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-23-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By morrieschoice
Since the orange switch is located next to the...

Since the orange switch is located next to the switch that turns on the heat for the seats, it could be the 2nd heater switch. I have two in my 01....one switch for the back of the seat and one for...
Forum: Parting Out 04-23-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 375
Posted By morrieschoice
98 Z3-M parts

Instrument Cluster......................$159
Tail Lights..................................$230
OEM Rt Passenger Side Airbag.......$65

Any reasonable offer will not be refused.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 570
Posted By morrieschoice
Beautiful car....must be a tough decision to let...

Beautiful car....must be a tough decision to let it go. Best of luck finding a new owner for it.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2016, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 554
Posted By morrieschoice
Although excellent advice, you just helped him...

Although excellent advice, you just helped him empty some $$ from his wallet....LOL However, I have done all the above that you mentioned. It's just part of the maintenance work of owning a Z3. ...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2016, 06:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By morrieschoice
This is what a lot of Z3 owners use....it's what...

This is what a lot of Z3 owners use....it's what I have and don't regret the investment. You might even find a used one from a forum member willing to sell theirs.
...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 776
Posted By morrieschoice
Assuming you need to replace the throttle body,...

Assuming you need to replace the throttle body, you might consider getting one off a car that is being parted out. You will probably save yourself some $$.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 730
Posted By morrieschoice
I vote for Claybar....easy to use. It's NOT...

I vote for Claybar....easy to use. It's NOT complicated. Just follow directions on container. If you're still apprehensive.....try youtube. More than likely there's a demonstration of someone...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2016, 06:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,079
Posted By morrieschoice
Compressor probably needs replacing. I had same...

Compressor probably needs replacing. I had same problem...took it to an a/c shop and asked them to check it. The system would not hold freon. Their diagnoses...compressor. They were...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-13-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By morrieschoice
NEVER MIND....found my own answer.

NEVER MIND....found my own answer.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-12-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 722
Posted By morrieschoice
I think Randy has some information (like almost...

I think Randy has some information (like almost always) with pics of what tools he uses and the procedure. You might do a search on wheel bearings to see if you can get that information.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-12-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 435
Posted By morrieschoice
How much PAG oil do I need

I bought new compressor (see pic) to replace old one that died. It has PAG oil in it (see label on compressor) but how much I do not know... nor do I know what grade. I had PAG 100 in the old one....
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-03-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By morrieschoice
Thanks for the input. There was no metal...

Thanks for the input. There was no metal shavings from the compressor. I think I will take the risk and NOT replace the E/valve. I can't remember how many times I have removed that glove box. I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-03-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By morrieschoice
Replacing A/C Compressor

Well, here I am again replacing the Compressor. Fortunately, I did a write-up on this and used it to remove the compressor & dryer. After I replaced the compressor the 1st time, eventually I had to...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-01-2016, 04:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 356
Posted By morrieschoice
Thanks for the information. I found out that...

Thanks for the information. I found out that this part affects the idle and when the vehicle starts from a standing position. It's possible that one of the pins inside the unit could be sucked...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-31-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 356
Posted By morrieschoice
What's this??

Looked on RealOem.com but did not find it....anyone know what this part is? It's making a ticking noise like a valve. What's its function?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-09-2016, 01:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 326
Posted By morrieschoice
It's a Dust Shield....found that out...

It's a Dust Shield....found that out today......of no significant value and will not affect the operation of the brake booster. Thanks for your response.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-09-2016, 07:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 326
Posted By morrieschoice
Brake Booster

Recently purchased a used brake booster & master cylinder combo. The brake booster had a brown foam-like ring inside the booster where shaft is located (see pic). What is it and is it absolutely...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-02-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 423
Posted By morrieschoice
Try this Thread....hope it helps you find correct...

Try this Thread....hope it helps you find correct m/c

http://www.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?2272942-Master-Cylinder&highlight=master+cylinder
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-23-2016, 03:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,316
Posted By morrieschoice
How about the Brake Booster which is located just...

How about the Brake Booster which is located just behind the master cylinder and attached to the firewall. ?? Note that there's a push rod that goes through the firewall into the cabin where the...
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