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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-19-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 7
Z4 Roadster (E85) Smelling Hot (Oily)
Views: 820
Posted By Leaping
Thanks so much for the response. This web site...

Thanks so much for the response. This web site is awesome. I am not very mechanically inclined other than the fact I screw everything up. But at least I can look at this site and make my mechanic...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-18-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 7
Z4 Roadster (E85) Smelling Hot (Oily)
Views: 820
Posted By Leaping
Thanks for the advice. Could you see any sign of...

Thanks for the advice. Could you see any sign of leaking around valve covers? I thought that might be the problem so I have looked pretty close to see if any leaks and did not see any.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-16-2013, 06:54 AM
Replies: 7
Z4 Roadster (E85) Smelling Hot (Oily)
Views: 820
Posted By Leaping
Smelling Hot (Oily)

I have an 03 Z4 with 40K and have been having a hot (Oily) smell. I had a friend put the car on his lift and could not find anything leaking under the car or on motor. All the fluids check good. ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-05-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 14
Z4 Roadster (E85) Windshield molding
Views: 2,931
Posted By Leaping
A plastic putty knife will be helpful.

A plastic putty knife will be helpful.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-04-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 14
Z4 Roadster (E85) Windshield molding
Views: 2,931
Posted By Leaping
I am not mechanically inclined at all and...

I am not mechanically inclined at all and installed the trim in about 20 minutes. Like someone said a glass installer had told me the windshield would have to be removed. Again thanks to this forum...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-04-2012, 12:00 PM
Replies: 22
Z4 Roadster (E85) Acrylic windscreen
Views: 2,254
Posted By Leaping
I have the windblox on my 03 Z4 and love it. ...

I have the windblox on my 03 Z4 and love it. With the clear straps it is almost invisible.
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-06-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By Leaping
I installed one on my 03 Z4 and it took about 15...

I installed one on my 03 Z4 and it took about 15 minutes start to finish. And I am not very mechanically inclined. Something like a plastic putty knife will be handy to get old one off. I bought...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-06-2012, 12:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,186
Posted By Leaping
Now that is what I wanted to hear. Thanks to...

Now that is what I wanted to hear. Thanks to everyone for helping me to clear this matter up. I will now go enjoy my "true" sports car Roadster.:angel::angel:
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-05-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,186
Posted By Leaping
OK I have only two, so I can just enjoy my "old...

OK I have only two, so I can just enjoy my "old plain Jane" that I still love. Thanks for the quick replys and not callilng me stupid.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-05-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,186
Posted By Leaping
What would I look for to determine whether mine...

What would I look for to determine whether mine is an M or not. I think mine is standard but I don't know what to compare it to.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-05-2012, 01:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,186
Posted By Leaping
What is Z4M

I hate to ask a stupid question, but here goes. I have a 2003 Z4 3.0 Convertable. What exactly is a Z4M and how would one know the difference. Please hold the laughter till all the answers are...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-01-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 848
Posted By Leaping
I am from Chesterfield, SC about 45-50 miles from...

I am from Chesterfield, SC about 45-50 miles from you and wondered who you are using for mechanical work. I have a really good indy here in town, but have had no major problems up to this point. I...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-29-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,024
Posted By Leaping
Drive it like you stole it and enjoy the trip. ...

Drive it like you stole it and enjoy the trip. There should be no problems except where to put your luggage.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-10-2012, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By Leaping
You had better go ahead and explain "crokus sack"...

You had better go ahead and explain "crokus sack" to our Northern friends. Have not heard that expression in a while. LOL
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-03-2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 6
Z4 Roadster (E85) My New (old) Car
Views: 860
Posted By Leaping
You will love this car. Be careful with the...

You will love this car. Be careful with the screw in the tire if you still have the Run Flat tires. I have not had any problem with the RFTs but have been told they could not be repaired if you...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-30-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,220
Posted By Leaping
Would these work on 2003 Z4?

Would these work on 2003 Z4?
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-30-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 484
Posted By Leaping
Fit 2003 Z4?

would these tires & rims fit 2003 z4? Would you be interested in selling only the rims?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-17-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,096
Posted By Leaping
Cleaning Convertible Top Z4

I always have problem cleaning my top. I appears to have lint on it. The top is black and I have used to top dye on it which helped for a while. I was just wondering if anyone else has this...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-17-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,245
Posted By Leaping
Where can one buy "Vinylex" and "Spinneybeck"? ...

Where can one buy "Vinylex" and "Spinneybeck"? Thanks for your help.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-06-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,556
Posted By Leaping
I agree. My problem is that I live about 50...

I agree. My problem is that I live about 50 miles from nearest BMW Dealer and my Indy shop. I will stop by and have it disabled sooner rather than later. Thanks for your reply and concern.:thumbup:
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-04-2012, 03:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,556
Posted By Leaping
The airbag light on my 03 Z4 came on. My indy...

The airbag light on my 03 Z4 came on. My indy checked and found a faulty sensor under the front passenger seat. Was told that it would not cause a problem except about $400-500 to fix. A small...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-18-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 817
Posted By Leaping
I too have a 2003 Z4 3.0 that I bought about 3...

I too have a 2003 Z4 3.0 that I bought about 3 months ago. When I purchased it I was ashamed of the headlights. I have a good friend that sanded and buffed my lenses and I could not believe the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-15-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,117
Posted By Leaping
I sold my Harley and bought my Z4 and think I...

I sold my Harley and bought my Z4 and think I will really enjoy it. Maybe it has to do with the Carolinas weather.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-14-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,117
Posted By Leaping
I have already ordered the windblox, if not for...

I have already ordered the windblox, if not for that I would be interested in your screen. Thanks for the response and your offer. If you want to sell the screen you should not have any problem on...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-08-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,117
Posted By Leaping
Thanks for the response. So if I am...

Thanks for the response. So if I am understanding you correctly, the windblox poses no threat of scratching without the rubber. I like the windblox better because of the ease of removal without...
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