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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-16-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,313
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Their web site and then I called the local store,...

Their web site and then I called the local store, the guy said it was not available. O'Riley's battery was exact match and works just fine, swapped out in less than 10 minutes last night. Used my...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-15-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,996
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Thanks Bucko, used the spread sheet and going to...

Thanks Bucko, used the spread sheet and going to pickup the O'Riley Brand today.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-15-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,313
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
It looks like AutoZone has discontinued carrying...

It looks like AutoZone has discontinued carrying the Duralast Platinum Battery, I am going with the O'Riley one. Thanks to Bucko for the spread sheet.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-19-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Very nice. Welcome to the club. :D

Very nice.

Welcome to the club.

:D
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-07-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,045
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Get the BMW Mobility kit is the easiest thing to...

Get the BMW Mobility kit is the easiest thing to do. Comes with everything.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-07-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,045
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Congrats on the new purchase. The only thing I...

Congrats on the new purchase. The only thing I did not see to mention in the thread unless I missed it was the sticky steering. Hot days the steering can feel like it locks up, that is not the case...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-29-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 735
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Commiserating about the loss of a nice roadster...

Commiserating about the loss of a nice roadster after moving up to a sports car is so sad. :cry: NOT! :rofl:

For all it's warts, there is no way I am giving up my ///M. Nothing like it out there...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-17-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 525
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
It would help if you gave a few more details...

It would help if you gave a few more details about the head unit. Nav type or Business? And I don't think you need to delete the old ones, they won't take up any space just be on the list.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-16-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 445
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I heard that moth balls worked too, but never...

I heard that moth balls worked too, but never tried it. :D
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-05-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I would also recommend the http://www.zscca.org/...

I would also recommend the http://www.zscca.org/ if you are going to be serious about your car. The club is nation wide, many chapters in different areas. Lots of support for the car along with these...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-05-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,848
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
What a great project. That is some fantastic...

What a great project. That is some fantastic work. :thumbup:
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-05-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 294
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
You need to fix your web site, some crappy pop up...

You need to fix your web site, some crappy pop up tried to put junk on my computer. :thumbdwn:
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-05-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 563
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
1. Treat them just like regular tires, make sure...

1. Treat them just like regular tires, make sure they are properly inflated. If one blows you should have an alert on your console that tells you the air is out, if not you should feel it, it will...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-04-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Best thing to do is find a Shim set. It will be...

Best thing to do is find a Shim set. It will be worth the investment if you intend to keep the car. http://www.ecstuning.com/News/BMW_S54_VALVE_ADJUSTMENT_KITS/ES1893848/

:D
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-03-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
That was the 1st thing I did was to take the...

That was the 1st thing I did was to take the fabric floor mats out and put in rubber catch all type mats in. BMW makes them, while they don't say Z4 or ///M they do say BMW on the mat. You can get...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-03-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 509
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I have used Tishner with and been pleased with...

I have used Tishner with and been pleased with service and price. web site is getbmwparts.com They are in Maryland.

You have a lot of choices out there, Turner, BAV, Tishner.

Best of luck....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-28-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,028
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Congratulations, let the mods begin. :rofl: Get...

Congratulations, let the mods begin. :rofl: Get rid of the antenna, get a wind blocker, find a ultimate arm rest, Ultimate cup holder, and that is just the beginning. :D

Welcome aboard.

And...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-26-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,613
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
You should have slip straps with buckles and flat...

You should have slip straps with buckles and flat hooks. The hooks slip under the plastic lip behind the back wall that goes down into the well of the top. You will need to put your roof in 1/2...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-15-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 818
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
^ ditto :d

^
ditto

:d
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-12-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Gaptech makes a similar product, I have had mine...

Gaptech makes a similar product, I have had mine installed for 2 years now and love it. Just got to get the 3 press in consecutive order. :D
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-12-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 928
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I have the OEM Leather mesh and I like it both...

I have the OEM Leather mesh and I like it both for looks and it works just fine. Got a pretty good deal on it since dealer had it left over and was looking to clear out inventory, something like 70...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-07-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 446
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Since I don't winterize mine, we still drive in...

Since I don't winterize mine, we still drive in the cool sunshine in south Georgia, I don't put the car on a tender all winter. I do use my charger and trickle charge the car every week over night...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-05-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 818
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
40k is a bit steep, was he already asking that or...

40k is a bit steep, was he already asking that or did you share with him your attachment to the car? (Do you hear Kenny Rogers in the back ground?) :D

I would not trade the Boxster in on the Coupe...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-01-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 905
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
No clue here either, it looks like it might be a...

No clue here either, it looks like it might be a bumper or stopper of some kind? Might not even belong in the car. Pervious owner left it behind by mistake? :dunno:
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-31-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 733
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I put a set of PSS's on my car Aug 2012 at 38k...

I put a set of PSS's on my car Aug 2012 at 38k and I have 17k on them now. Yes there is wear, but they are far from worn out. I would certainly go back to the dealer and make them work up a set of...
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