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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-11-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,793
Posted By jrich4411
+1 on the Gaptech module! Well worth the $$...

+1 on the Gaptech module! Well worth the $$ (should be under $100 American). As for the range, hold the key right up under you chin - you will add 50+ feet to the range of your remote.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-12-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 751
Posted By jrich4411
Going off on a tangent here - consider replacing...

Going off on a tangent here - consider replacing your pads with Akebono's - no squeal AND no break dust! well worth the $$
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-01-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,887
Posted By jrich4411
Another vote for Roadster Solution's windscreen

Another vote for Roadster Solution's windscreen
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-11-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,907
Posted By jrich4411
Interesting... FWIW - I've had my roadster...

Interesting... FWIW - I've had my roadster through 2 winters now. The first winter, I put her in storage, did not own a battery tender nor did I disconnect the battery. (you can all stop cringing...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-16-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,813
Posted By jrich4411
Just like the extended maintenance and extended...

Just like the extended maintenance and extended warrantee it really depends on your driving style and habits. I have both the extended warrantee (CPO) and extended maintenance which I added at...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-14-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,520
Posted By jrich4411
Ron, the GPS is saying i will be there closer to...

Ron, the GPS is saying i will be there closer to 2:30
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-13-2012, 07:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,520
Posted By jrich4411
I should arrive around 2:00

I should arrive around 2:00
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-12-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,520
Posted By jrich4411
Ron - Can I pick up the tires on Saturday? I...

Ron - Can I pick up the tires on Saturday? I will be in Foxboro Saturday night so I'm not too far away
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-10-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,520
Posted By jrich4411
Hey Ron - check you PMs

Hey Ron - check you PMs
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-17-2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,520
Posted By jrich4411
Ron - PM me with your address and I will send you...

Ron - PM me with your address and I will send you the money - We can work out pick up arrangements later
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-16-2011, 05:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,520
Posted By jrich4411
Ron - I'm busy the next 2-3 weekends but if they...

Ron - I'm busy the next 2-3 weekends but if they are still available after that then I will come down from NH and get them
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-26-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,396
Posted By jrich4411
My Z4 hibernates starting late November / early...

My Z4 hibernates starting late November / early December - just before the weatherman predicts the first wintery mix storm here in NH. She will come out sometime late March or April when I am...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-27-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 940
Posted By jrich4411
2 companies - Gaptech and Reinhold -make a module...

2 companies - Gaptech and Reinhold -make a module that does both the one-touch top up/down as well as remote top up/down. I don't think either has a module that allows top up/down while in motion. ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-24-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 951
Posted By jrich4411
my issue was more in getting her going without...

my issue was more in getting her going without the jerking - I can't tell you how many times I had to push the clutch back in to smooth her out.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-24-2011, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,528
Posted By jrich4411
try a new gps antenna - you may even be able to...

try a new gps antenna - you may even be able to borrow your wife's antenna. I don't know if you have a roadie or a coupe but on my roadie the antenna is above the mirror. Remove the trim plastic at...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-16-2011, 05:52 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,387
Posted By jrich4411
So how was THAT for reliability??? Sad to say, I...

So how was THAT for reliability??? Sad to say, I still have my THIRD Tr-7 in the stable - only this one has a '79 Chevy V8 under the hood.

My first car was a 1968 Datsun pickup. 2 litre iron...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-29-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 18,556
Posted By jrich4411
Blinky, the remote top down was a factory option,...

Blinky, the remote top down was a factory option, but remote top up was not. If anyone is interested, I have a Reinhold remote module for sale. PM me for details.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-24-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,049
Posted By jrich4411
+2 - the BMW Nav has no restrictions on entering...

+2 - the BMW Nav has no restrictions on entering addresses while moving, unlike my Ford or Toyota. It does bug me that my wife can't enter an address while we are moving, as the vehicle does know...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-20-2011, 04:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,310
Posted By jrich4411
Yep - that's NH for ya - Friday it got up to 59 -...

Yep - that's NH for ya - Friday it got up to 59 - a near record. Never made it past 25 all weekend, with wind chills to -10. Expecting a few inches of snow tomorrow
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-10-2011, 07:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,335
Posted By jrich4411
Does look like a Reinhold knock-off. I have the...

Does look like a Reinhold knock-off. I have the Reinhold remote module & love it. I would pick up the one-touch in a minute if I could - however, this module, like the Reinhold, does not ship over...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-10-2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,300
Posted By jrich4411
It's not the actual glove box that locks, but the...

It's not the actual glove box that locks, but the "oddments" tray.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-21-2010, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,375
Posted By jrich4411
Seems like a total screwjob to me - advertise the...

Seems like a total screwjob to me - advertise the product at one price to get your order, then "talk" to you about purchasing it for a higher price. Can you say "BAIT & SWITCH"? I would get the...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-21-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,519
Posted By jrich4411
sorry Aestheticstorm - never been much of a Bond...

sorry Aestheticstorm - never been much of a Bond fan
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-21-2010, 07:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 930
Posted By jrich4411
thanks guys

thanks guys
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-21-2010, 06:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,463
Posted By jrich4411
Thanks Kev - damn that's sweet!

Thanks Kev - damn that's sweet!
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