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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-24-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By morrieschoice
Contacted Bavarian, but no luck. Thanks for your...

Contacted Bavarian, but no luck. Thanks for your suggestion.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-21-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By morrieschoice
Thank you...looked on site but found no silver...

Thank you...looked on site but found no silver console parts but they might have one that I could not find. There are a couple of other parts I could use. I'll call them tomorrow.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-20-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By morrieschoice
Silver Console

Looking for silver console inserts for 2001 Z3 Roadster...5 speed trans. ( See photo) I am hoping a forum member might have one f/sale. Any help/advice will be appreciated.
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 10-24-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By morrieschoice
replacing rotors/pads

A friend has a 2003 Z4 and has asked me to consider replacing the rotors/pads on the car. I have a 2001 Z3 and recently replaced mine. Is there any difference in the 03 vs the 01 brake system? ...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-19-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 405
Posted By morrieschoice
suggestion: do a search for "vanos". You will...

suggestion: do a search for "vanos". You will probably find the answer to your question there.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-19-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 458
Posted By morrieschoice
Have you tried this link to help you find the...

Have you tried this link to help you find the part? http://www.realoem.com/bmw/
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-27-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By morrieschoice
2008 328i

Sorry, wrong forum!!
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-22-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By morrieschoice
I think it does NOT matter what engine size you...

I think it does NOT matter what engine size you get. The important thing is how well the car was maintained inside & outside. Of course, you will have to pay extra $$ for that, but in the long run...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-22-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By morrieschoice
Thanks for the compliment...just trying to be...

Thanks for the compliment...just trying to be helpful to forum members.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-22-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 156
Posted By morrieschoice
Headlight Assembly

Does anyone know if ALL models & year headlight assembly is interchangeable?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-20-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By morrieschoice
Step #6 Be sure to replace ALL lines with new...

Step #6 Be sure to replace ALL lines with new O-rings. It's crucial to the entire project. Little things make the big difference. Inserting the AC lines evenly into the EV is critical. Don't...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-20-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By morrieschoice
Step #5 There are two small Hex screws on the...

Step #5 There are two small Hex screws on the Top side of the EV that hold it in place. These are 2mm screws that had to be removed with a standard Hex tool due to the lack of space that was...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-20-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By morrieschoice
Step#4 There is a black cover that covers the...

Step#4 There is a black cover that covers the Evaporator & EV held by 4 screws. I had to use a long handled T-15 Torx to remove the screws so the cover would release. Since I could not move the AC...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-20-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By morrieschoice
Step #3 Removing the AC lines that feed into the...

Step #3 Removing the AC lines that feed into the EV is relatively easy. You need a 5mm Hex socket to remove the bolt in the center of the EV. This will release the AC lines from the TOP SIDE of the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-20-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By morrieschoice
Step #2 Remove the metal Brace using a 10mm...

Step #2 Remove the metal Brace using a 10mm socket wrench. (see pic) which will give you a little more room to access the EV.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-20-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By morrieschoice
Replacing A/C Expansion Valve

You will need the following tools to replace the Expansion Valve (hereafter referred to as EV)
1) 6mm Hex socket
2) 5mm Hex Socket
3) 2mm Hex Socket
4)10mm Socket
5)T-15 long handled Torx wrench...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-10-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,242
Posted By morrieschoice
Thanks again Blacklane...will try this when the...

Thanks again Blacklane...will try this when the occasion arises.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-10-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,242
Posted By morrieschoice
Hopefully it will work for you...wish you the...

Hopefully it will work for you...wish you the best, nfunk
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-09-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,242
Posted By morrieschoice
Thanks Blacklane. Can you tell me how to find...

Thanks Blacklane. Can you tell me how to find and post a link ?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-08-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,242
Posted By morrieschoice
Blacklane, if it is his compressor, you could...

Blacklane, if it is his compressor, you could refer him to my thread posted this time last year. It's entitled "replacing compressor/drier (step# 1)". I do not know how to refer him to the thread...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-06-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 700
Posted By morrieschoice
Since owning the car, it has not been out in the...

Since owning the car, it has not been out in the open to attract falling leaves etc. It's always been covered or garaged.....don't expect any leaves or other debris....although I will check once I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-06-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 433
Posted By morrieschoice
Yes, Vintage....almost positive that is the...

Yes, Vintage....almost positive that is the plastic part that I need to attach the glove box. When I went on the ecstuning site, there was no photo...just price. I will try to post another photo...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-06-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 289
Posted By morrieschoice
Unfortunately, I am not a machinist and do not...

Unfortunately, I am not a machinist and do not have working knowledge & equipment to do that. But it would be advantageous to do so.....too much PLASTIC in these cars Why not make 2...one for both...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-06-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 700
Posted By morrieschoice
Although I have recently replaced the dryer, do I...

Although I have recently replaced the dryer, do I need to replace the new dryer since I have re-opened the system again? Please advise. Thanks

No need to reply....YES, I will need to replace...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-05-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 700
Posted By morrieschoice
I am afraid I will have to unbolt the lines from...

I am afraid I will have to unbolt the lines from the firewall to be able to properly access the EV.....not looking forward to that job.
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