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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-27-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By silverado02
This has good diy info for cooling system, belts...

This has good diy info for cooling system, belts and tensioner replacement.
www.argyrides.eu/bmw/mods/wp_exp_ten/wp_exp.htm
My Z4 is a non M auto and to take out the electric fan disconnect the all...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-25-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 27
Z4 Roadster (E85) Blind Spots
Views: 1,677
Posted By silverado02
Count me in. Age 69, got my 2003 Z4 two and half...

Count me in. Age 69, got my 2003 Z4 two and half yrs ago.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-15-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By silverado02
Got the coupling on. The silicone lub and a...

Got the coupling on. The silicone lub and a little leveraging on the back of the coupling did the trick.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-14-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By silverado02
Thanks for the reply Shipkiller. I did lub the...

Thanks for the reply Shipkiller. I did lub the oring with coolant and I think I can feel it engage okay. I just can't move the coupling the last few millimeters to engage the retaining clip. I will...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-14-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By silverado02
Can't make the lower radiator hose connection

I am replacing the lower radiator hose. Took a lot of effort to get the lower connection off and now I have not been unable to get the new one on. Upper connection snapped on without to much effort....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-13-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By silverado02
The butyl tape is a caulk that comes in a roll. I...

The butyl tape is a caulk that comes in a roll. I bought mine from a Volvo dealer(part no.11617820) but I believe it was $20 or more. The plug covering the screw behind the door handle is a snap fit....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-30-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,428
Posted By silverado02
My mirror was returned today after repair by...

My mirror was returned today after repair by Radar-Mirror.com The mirror looks fine and it took less than a week from the day I shipped it. I did not experience any leakage. It was not difficult to...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-13-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,628
Posted By silverado02
+1

+1
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-24-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,273
Posted By silverado02
Yep, it is a fabric top. I have only used the...

Yep, it is a fabric top. I have only used the 303 product which comes with a pump sprayer.
Either way you will need to mask off all the windows and painted surfaces below the top as this stuff is...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-24-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,273
Posted By silverado02
The site many of us use for car care info and...

The site many of us use for car care info and products is Autogeek.net. Buy a fabric top cleaner and water proofing kit such as 303 or Raggtop. It is important to keep the top water proofed. If there...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-14-2012, 06:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By silverado02
Bought a pair of wiper inserts last spring from...

Bought a pair of wiper inserts last spring from the local BMW dealer for about $7. They were over length and made to be trimmed to the required size. Stock number was 61-61-0-154-440. They work just...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-31-2011, 08:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 623
Posted By silverado02
No, you don't need to remove the door panel. Do...

No, you don't need to remove the door panel. Do a search on this forum for "door panel trim removal" for details on how to remove the door pull and trim.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-24-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By silverado02
Have the same problem. Choose to live with it...

Have the same problem. Choose to live with it for now. Check out this site: http://bmwgm5.com/
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-11-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,527
Posted By silverado02
Replaced a broken left rear on my 03 non M...

Replaced a broken left rear on my 03 non M roadster at 45300 last month.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-11-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 29,223
Posted By silverado02
03 Z4 roadster with premium, sport and...

03 Z4 roadster with premium, sport and convenience packages bought a year ago with 38500 miles on her. Now at 45600. Greased the window tracks to stop the squeal when the ambient temperature was...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-31-2011, 02:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,297
Posted By silverado02
Not putting the car away yet. No snow yet, 42...

Not putting the car away yet. No snow yet, 42 degrees this morning but had the top down.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-25-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,721
Posted By silverado02
Go to autogeek.net. They have products and a...

Go to autogeek.net. They have products and a tutorial for care of fabric tops.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-21-2011, 05:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,623
Posted By silverado02
Just bought a Mityvac for motor oil extraction. ...

Just bought a Mityvac for motor oil extraction. The instructions say to flush the extractor with engine degreaser or solvent after use. What types of solvents are used by you guys/gals? Mineral...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-25-2011, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 975
Posted By silverado02
Here is thread on how to remove the door panel. ...

Here is thread on how to remove the door panel.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=210510

Just did one of mine yesterday. Not hard. The rattle could be a loose nut holding the...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-11-2011, 06:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,943
Posted By silverado02
03 3.0i Z4 gets 21 mph.

03 3.0i Z4 gets 21 mph.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-02-2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,389
Posted By silverado02
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=505452
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-19-2011, 07:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,307
Posted By silverado02
Missed my chance. The last two days were sunny...

Missed my chance. The last two days were sunny and 50 degress plus. But the roads still had salt as well as wet spots from the snow melt off. Today, blizzard conditions. Oh well, maybe next week.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-04-2010, 05:34 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,812
Posted By silverado02
I would have preferred a stick but had to...

I would have preferred a stick but had to compromise for the wife. I still enjoy the car thoroughly.
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