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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-31-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By KBH22102
Wink LOL one of my son's soccer teammates that we...

LOL one of my son's soccer teammates that we carpool with lives on Huntover so we are there all the time.

Yes, I have a roadster and a coupe. I'm at ZFest in State College, PA this weekend in the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-31-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By KBH22102
M's are equipped with the BMW mobility kit-...

M's are equipped with the BMW mobility kit- basically a can of Fix o Flat. You can carry a patch kit and an air compressor or rely on the Harley Davidson repair kit (cell phone).

I'm not sure the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-29-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 229
Posted By KBH22102
Did you turn on the ignition while the seat was...

Did you turn on the ignition while the seat was out? Could just be that the connections need to be cleaned and snapped back tightly; though you would still need a reset.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-28-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By KBH22102
Have you checked the Harddog? ...

Have you checked the Harddog?

http://www.bethania-garage.com/z3.htm
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-27-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By KBH22102
Interesting that someone is making repro's, but...

Interesting that someone is making repro's, but makes great sense. OEM prices are crazy for this simple piece of plastic.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-24-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By KBH22102
Most concours events I have competed in are based...

Most concours events I have competed in are based solely on cleanliness, not factory correctness. Convertibles usually must have their tops erected.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-21-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By KBH22102
Go to your local BMW dealer or other high end...

Go to your local BMW dealer or other high end dealership and find out who they use for upholstery repairs.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-19-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By KBH22102
Welcome and congratulations. I have a 97 2.8 as...

Welcome and congratulations. I have a 97 2.8 as well and it's a great car. I would love to take my roadster out to the left coast someday to drive the PCH.

Regarding mounting kits, there is a...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-19-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 432
Posted By KBH22102
Your wind blocker may not fit correctly because...

Your wind blocker may not fit correctly because those are non-OEM roll hoops. Your wheels may have also been repainted as the S54's came with Chrome Shadow finish. Did your maintenance records show...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-18-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 545
Posted By KBH22102
But Japanese market cars are RHD

But Japanese market cars are RHD
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-17-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By KBH22102
If the 98 is a 6 cyl then the rear fenders are...

If the 98 is a 6 cyl then the rear fenders are the same. Trunk and both bumper covers are different.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-11-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 558
Posted By KBH22102
The Downing Atlanta supercharger kit is well...

The Downing Atlanta supercharger kit is well known in North American cars. It is no longer available new, but kits periodically come up on the used market. If you want more power, the general...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-06-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,409
Posted By KBH22102
Waiting for EAG to snap these up....

Waiting for EAG to snap these up....
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-23-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By KBH22102
eBay? ...

eBay?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/2000-BMW-Z3-Roadster-Brochure-Z-3-M-Roadster-Deluxe-US-Sales-Catalog-/381301518305?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item58c7576fe1
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-21-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,409
Posted By KBH22102
Yeah that was the Roadster Homecoming that BMW...

Yeah that was the Roadster Homecoming that BMW Manufacturing hosted at the factory until 2008. Since then the ZSCCA, an organization of Z3 enthusiasts, has hosted an event called ZFest at various...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-21-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,409
Posted By KBH22102
The Evergreen is awesome but the Cosmos is...

The Evergreen is awesome but the Cosmos is essentially a collector's time capsule car. Sorry to hear about how they came into your care, but enjoy them!
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-17-2015, 07:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By KBH22102
The mechanical fan is the one behind the radiator...

The mechanical fan is the one behind the radiator and is attached to the water pump via the fan clutch
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-16-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,298
Posted By KBH22102
BMW switched their M engine oils from Castrol to...

BMW switched their M engine oils from Castrol to Shell so it seems like more than a coincidence. Major corporations don't openly endorse each other unless some financial arrangement is in place.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-16-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 649
Posted By KBH22102
Thanks jcl! I can't tell the model of Z3 in that...

Thanks jcl! I can't tell the model of Z3 in that pic, but it looks like they put M covers on a standard seat so the side bolster area droops. Mine fit pretty snugly.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-16-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By KBH22102
If you are replacing the pump, replace the...

If you are replacing the pump, replace the radiator, thermostat cover, expansion tank, and all the hoses as well as they are now 17 years old and getting brittle. Belts may as well be done too. Read...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-16-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 649
Posted By KBH22102
GLWS. I have two sets of these for the M seats in...

GLWS. I have two sets of these for the M seats in my two cars and they help to preserve the seat bolsters that inevitably get worn. They also hold me much better than the slippery leather surface...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-16-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By KBH22102
Great looking car! Is it still all stock? The M52...

Great looking car! Is it still all stock? The M52 2.8 is a nearly bulletproof engine if well maintained and is an easy car to work on if you like to do car work. Enjoy her in the coming summer...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-13-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 883
Posted By KBH22102
You did the right thing. $10.5k should buy you a...

You did the right thing. $10.5k should buy you a pristine 6-cyl non-M. Even higher mileage but good condition M roadsters could be had at that price. Convertible prices are at their peak right now....
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-06-2015, 02:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,220
Posted By KBH22102
Congrats and welcome. It looks like a really well...

Congrats and welcome. It looks like a really well cared for example. Did any maintenance records come with it? Read up on freshening your cooling system and upgrading your suspension.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-05-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 512
Posted By KBH22102
A 98 non-M must be a 2.8 L M52. Here is a visual...

A 98 non-M must be a 2.8 L M52. Here is a visual guide to Z3 engines

http://users.belgacom.net/bmw_z3/bmw_z3_engines.htm
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