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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-25-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By LoneWolf87
Autolite Copper Core Plugs Part # 3923 is what...

Autolite Copper Core Plugs Part # 3923 is what I have had in mine the past 11000 miles. No issues at all. I have read that single electrode plugs actually perform better than multi electrode...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-30-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3
Z3 Roadster (E36/7) loss of power
Views: 617
Posted By LoneWolf87
I second the catalytic converter as a possible...

I second the catalytic converter as a possible cause. While the engine is running, get out and go check the exhaust coming out of your tailpipes. If very little exhaust is coming out and blowing...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-16-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,220
Posted By LoneWolf87
OK, I have a new clue. I checked the wiring...

OK, I have a new clue. I checked the wiring harness where it undergoes the most stress and maximum bend when the trunk is opened and closed and did not find any evidence of insulation deteriorization...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-16-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,220
Posted By LoneWolf87
Thanks guys for taking time to post possible...

Thanks guys for taking time to post possible solution. I haven't sliced into the wiring loom yet, but I was really surprised at the size and amount of wires. As far as I can tell, only the upper stop...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-15-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,220
Posted By LoneWolf87
97 z3 onboard computer, gas gauge and temp gauge quit working

1997 Z3. Need a little help. For no apparent reason, my onboard computer quit working, no lights, zilch. And the gas gauge went to empty, and low fuel warning light came on, and the temp gauge quit...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-05-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 619
Posted By LoneWolf87
Can a bad engine coolant sensor on 1997 Z3 2.8 engine cause this?

Hey guys and gals,

I am stumped on this problem. I get a CEL under certain conditions and not at other conditions. Using a Peake Scanner, when CEL is lit, I get a 11 - 41 code which indicates a...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-14-2012, 05:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,974
Posted By LoneWolf87
Soft inside liner, and one that protects

I would suggest that you research what is on the inside of the cover, and can be held tight by bungees or similar, as it was my experience that the cover I used blew in the wind and the near constant...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-14-2012, 05:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 743
Posted By LoneWolf87
Oil Flow Through Single Vanos on 1997 Z3 M52 Engine

Hi Guys,

I don't have an air test fixture for testing flow through the Single Vanos on my 1997 Z3
M52 engine, so I thought I would see if some of the Vanos Gurus on this site might know the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-25-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,225
Posted By LoneWolf87
Z3 Which oxygen sensor generally fails first? The upstream or downstream?

1997 BMW Z3 2.8 engine. After 30 or 40 miles I get a CEL, and my OBDII code reader advises it is a PO420, giving an emissions threshold not good message. I suspect one or both oxygen sensors. It runs...
Forum: New Member Introductions 06-25-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 343
Posted By LoneWolf87
This is my first BMW. Waited a long time.

Hello Fellow BMW Enthusiasts,

1997 BMW Z3 2.8 Automatic. This is my first BMW. I always wanted a 2 seater roadster ever since my older brother let me drive his MG Convertible Roadster, years ago....
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