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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-24-2016, 04:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,299
Posted By carsbillz4
Key Fob - Manual

Owners manuals can be had on sites such as eBay but the key should be purchased through the dealer. Welcome to the Z4 World.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-23-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,299
Posted By carsbillz4
The dealer is the best place to go for the key. ...

The dealer is the best place to go for the key. It is a security thing and to me is a piece of mind.

I have an owners manual including the case and a couple of other books with it on ebay. Let...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-22-2016, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By carsbillz4
I will have it checked this week. Thanks

I will have it checked this week. Thanks
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-22-2016, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By carsbillz4
Radio

Problem Fixed: Remove fuse # 50 for 45 minutes. Checked the fuse and it was good. Checked fuses 47 and 48 and they were good. Replaced fuse 50 and the radio reset.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-21-2016, 07:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,130
Posted By carsbillz4
I have used Mann or Mahle in my BMW's since 1986....

I have used Mann or Mahle in my BMW's since 1986. I use BMW filters when the oil was changed at dealer under maintenance program and the Mann or Mahle when I changed the oil at 3,500miles in...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-20-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 777
Posted By carsbillz4
Having a Z4 is like having a special birthday...

Having a Z4 is like having a special birthday wish come true. You got a great deal, I just picked up an 08 Z4 Coupe. Happy Motoring
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-19-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By carsbillz4
radio stopped working

Just purchased an 08 Z4 Coupe and today the radio stopped working. The screen is locked on "ON board Computer". None of the buttons work - info, menu, stations, on-off etc. Any suggestions would...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-18-2016, 05:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,052
Posted By carsbillz4
Good LUck and enjoy! Awesome color and tire...

Good LUck and enjoy! Awesome color and tire choice!
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-04-2016, 03:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 292
Posted By carsbillz4
Thanks. I will make a purchase and hope for the...

Thanks. I will make a purchase and hope for the best! If I run into trouble - there is my son-in-law - the Geek.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-04-2016, 09:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 292
Posted By carsbillz4
Manual Diagrams

I am looking for a repair manual for an 08 Z4 Coupe. I saw some advertised on ebay but hesitate even though it is only $15. Does anyone have experience with the Cd and using it on Windows 10? I...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-02-2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By carsbillz4
Yes yearly oil & filter change. Change Trans...

Yes yearly oil & filter change. Change Trans and diff oil by 50K too. Make sure you have a battery maintainer for storage or long periods of non use. If you can get the car up on stands that...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-02-2016, 08:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,166
Posted By carsbillz4
I bought your Z3 handle but now own a Z4 coupe...

I bought your Z3 handle but now own a Z4 coupe and would love to get one for the Z4. Any chance you can make these as well? I am definitely interested. Please let me know.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-26-2016, 04:21 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 13,609
Posted By carsbillz4
Loving the moment! 66 and enjoying the coupe! I...

Loving the moment! 66 and enjoying the coupe! I went through the muscle era with corvettes,super sports and then the British era - Austin Healey, Triumph, Jag then in 1986 came my final stage - BMW...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-21-2016, 09:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 571
Posted By carsbillz4
I have the Z4M sport seats in my 08 Coupe. They...

I have the Z4M sport seats in my 08 Coupe. They will be an easy fit
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-21-2016, 08:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,312
Posted By carsbillz4
I had a 2003 Z4 3.0, manual with stage two DINAN...

I had a 2003 Z4 3.0, manual with stage two DINAN Package. Sold it 3 three years later when my wife came down with cancer. Retired in Az and bought an 09 Z4 CPO had it for 3 years and sold it to...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-21-2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,300
Posted By carsbillz4
I ran Continental DWS on my X3 and was going to...

I ran Continental DWS on my X3 and was going to put them on my Z4 Coupe as soon as the run flats wear down. I am not a fan of runflats and I will leave it there. I had the Bridgestone Pole Position...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-18-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 969
Posted By carsbillz4
IMHO you can't g wrong with a well maintained Z4....

IMHO you can't g wrong with a well maintained Z4. It has its inherent issues but none that I would consider major. I agree with all the above responses. I just bought myself a 08 Z4 coupe and I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-15-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By carsbillz4
hose clamps

try realoem.com and select the hose clamps needed, or try ECS Tuning, BimmerBum or FCP and check their websites or call them.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-15-2016, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 498
Posted By carsbillz4
I have a 2001 3.0 that I may consider selling. ...

I have a 2001 3.0 that I may consider selling. It has only 42,000 it is an automatic and I just completed all the preventative maintenance: new belts, water pump, plugs, thermostat and housing,...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-15-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By carsbillz4
I highly recommend M J Parker Shipping. I had my...

I highly recommend M J Parker Shipping. I had my Z3 Roadster shipped from IN to CO in an enclosed truck. They take pride in their work and do not sublet it to another carrier. You can get either...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-25-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 20,358
Posted By carsbillz4
gasket under handle

Thanks for your response. Yes indeed it is the gasket under the handle and not the one with the cover trim. I was hoping someone would have an easy solution but it looks like I have to remove the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-24-2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 20,358
Posted By carsbillz4
under the handle gasket

Is there any write up on replacing the rubber gasket under the door handle? I have a Bentley Manual but it does not show anything. Thanks
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-16-2016, 04:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 427
Posted By carsbillz4
maintenance

I am all for following Mike Miller's Old School Maintenance and did synthetic oil change, filter, trans fluid change, differential fluid change, new plugs, coolant change, water pump, hoses and...
Forum: BMW Dealer Ratings and Feedback Forum 02-09-2016, 05:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 665
Posted By carsbillz4
Winslow BMW - Colorado Springs

Whether you are in the market for a new BMW or used BMW see Neal or Steve. They are true professionals and well versed in this Marque. No need to drive to Denver when Winslow BMW can and will...
Forum: BMW Dealer Ratings and Feedback Forum 02-09-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 997
Posted By carsbillz4
Winslow Collision Center

Although I did not have any recent work performed at this center, but in the past Winslow BMW Collision does exceptional work. Courteous, professional, and competent staff. Their work is second to...
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