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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Yesterday, 06:09 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Clearancediver
What he said...

What he said...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Yesterday, 04:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 268
Posted By Clearancediver
Just got home and checked my spare amp.... 30 amp...

Just got home and checked my spare amp.... 30 amp fuze (green)....

Try it with that first. After that...... Not sure what the next step might be. But I would start to check wiring harness trim...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Yesterday, 03:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 322
Posted By Clearancediver
Saw a post where they installed neoprene seat...

Saw a post where they installed neoprene seat covers.... Same material that's used in swimsuits. They actually looked real nice and the reviews were positive from the forum members who posted. Only...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Yesterday, 02:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 411
Posted By Clearancediver
Checked VIN decoder for your amp/speaker...

Checked VIN decoder for your amp/speaker combination.

You as you said, you have the 10 speaker HIFI Loudspeaker system... Which has the inexpensive amp at around $450 compared to my 10 speaker...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Yesterday, 02:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 268
Posted By Clearancediver
It's almost certainly the amp... It's easy to...

It's almost certainly the amp... It's easy to remove the plug from the amp, you just have to remember that there is an "swing arm" on the plug that lifts on one end. It won't come out unless the arm...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-21-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By Clearancediver
Doesn't necessarily have to be burnt out.... If...

Doesn't necessarily have to be burnt out.... If the bulb is failing it will trip the fault indicator.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-06-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 517
Posted By Clearancediver
I have one rear tire that loses pressure...

I have one rear tire that loses pressure gradually for no apparent obvious reason. Annoying but just check pressures regularity ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-05-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 517
Posted By Clearancediver
You do understand that the tire symbol came on...

You do understand that the tire symbol came on because it detected a pressure difference between tires. I hope you checked/inflated the tires before resetting.... If not you are potentially driving...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-18-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 934
Posted By Clearancediver
Make sure you do the oil change using euro spec...

Make sure you do the oil change using euro spec oil......and take another 4 liters with you as you don't know if the engine will burn oil or not. Getting euro spec oil on the road isn't exactly easy...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-18-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 570
Posted By Clearancediver
Is the tab on the bottom of the lid...which...

Is the tab on the bottom of the lid...which pushes down the switch when closed broken off? If so many of us drill/screw in a small screw in its place.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-11-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 364
Posted By Clearancediver
I googled Z4 electric fan issue.... Google is...

I googled Z4 electric fan issue.... Google is your friend.....[emoji4]

This is a post on the issue that you should read. Shipkillers site was taken down by him sometime ago, but there is some very...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-11-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 364
Posted By Clearancediver
If you say power is getting to fan but it's not...

If you say power is getting to fan but it's not coming on....is that what you are stating???.. Then the electric fan motor would be suspect.

I'm old school on some things.... If you have...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-10-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By Clearancediver
What your site doesn't state/show is how the...

What your site doesn't state/show is how the deflector is attached to the car......
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-09-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 468
Posted By Clearancediver
Alternator voltage tracking up and down with the...

Alternator voltage tracking up and down with the revs.... You have a regulator issue that needs to be corrected.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-05-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 766
Posted By Clearancediver
Interesting read on batteries.......

Interesting read on batteries.... http://www.batterystuff.com/kb/articles/battery-articles/battery-basics.html

Well worth reading.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-05-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 696
Posted By Clearancediver
Has anyone considered that it's because the wax...

Has anyone considered that it's because the wax polish has been removed in the spots where he used the paint thinner.... Is why in certain light conditions the OP sees where he cleaned the deposits...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-05-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 364
Posted By Clearancediver
Check your fuzes...

Check your fuzes...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-28-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 562
Posted By Clearancediver
I think... From all the posts on this subject,...

I think... From all the posts on this subject, it's always been stated that hand held readers can't read the BMW module codes.... Not that it couldn't read engine codes.

And for what it's...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-28-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 562
Posted By Clearancediver
You just confirmed what I said.... The code...

You just confirmed what I said.... The code reader can't read the cars module faults being generated. They aren't engine codes.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-26-2015, 06:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 562
Posted By Clearancediver
Hand held code reader can't read the BMW codes so...

Hand held code reader can't read the BMW codes so you can't diagnosis your problem using it. That said, I would clean the wheel sensors and see if that helps. They are easy to do and if that is the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-14-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By Clearancediver
Clean your wheel sensors before you get the...

Clean your wheel sensors before you get the faults cleared at dealer/independent shop. I have software to do it myself,but if you are working on your car yourself at some future point you need to be...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-13-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By Clearancediver
Dirty wheel sensors..weak battery... are two...

Dirty wheel sensors..weak battery... are two possibilities.

Check batty voltage in the morning before starting car. Voltage should read above 12.3 volts. The car doesn't like low voltage and one...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-19-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 265
Posted By Clearancediver
Google this.... Z4 window reset procedure......

Google this....
Z4 window reset procedure... Has all sorts of posts on the subject.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-27-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By Clearancediver
I got curious and checked a fuze diagram..... Not...

I got curious and checked a fuze diagram..... Not sure if there was a specific fuze for that solenoid but 22 and 39 on the diagram do relate to heater. I would check them out simply on the principal...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-26-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By Clearancediver
Checked RealOem.... Likely the "actuator drive,...

Checked RealOem.... Likely the "actuator drive, air mixture flap".... PN 64116936709

Look at the diagram... Actuator Drive, Heating.....under the Main Group ...Heater and Air Conditioning

Have...
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