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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) Today, 09:05 AM
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Posted By amancuso
NJ ZSCCA Fix it Day Pics.

LOL at Bucko . Kelvin, it my parents house. my folks have the red Z3 with Z4 wheels. Yes, the Montreal is Brian and Dori's car.


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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) Yesterday, 01:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 143
Posted By amancuso
Glad to be of assistance! :D

Glad to be of assistance! :D
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) Yesterday, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By amancuso
Mine is noisy too and has been since day one....

Mine is noisy too and has been since day one. both of them are noisy (I have 2 Z's) It's not a question of mileage either. One car had 20K when I got it and the other had 63K (151K now) Noise has...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) Yesterday, 06:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 185
Posted By amancuso
It used the same front end as the e36 4 cyl....

It used the same front end as the e36 4 cyl. 318ti which also has the battery in the engine compartment.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) Yesterday, 06:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 134
Posted By amancuso
NJ ZSCCA Fix it Day Pics.

Just this past Sunday, the Garden State chapter of the ZSCCA held another one of our popular Fix it Day events. 12 Z cars attended, 11 roadsters and 1 coupe. A good time was had by all and many...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) Yesterday, 04:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 238
Posted By amancuso
Yes, sorry, vintage is right. The car is never...

Yes, sorry, vintage is right. The car is never reaching operating temp, which means it's not at full efficiency.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-21-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 143
Posted By amancuso
Yes, remove the seatbelt from the guide on the...

Yes, remove the seatbelt from the guide on the seat. Then continuously pull the belt all the way out until it's fully extended. Then let it retract. Repeat that 3 times and it should "reset" it.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-21-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 238
Posted By amancuso
Do you have any lights on the dash? CEL? That is...

Do you have any lights on the dash? CEL? That is way too low MPG. you should be at least achieving 19-22.
Forum: E89 Z4 (2009 - current) 09-19-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By amancuso
Hi there, beautiful Z! Feel free to check out our...

Hi there, beautiful Z! Feel free to check out our site.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/GardenStateZSCCA/
We have get togethers at least once a month, and do various drives throughout the year.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-19-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By amancuso
Vintage, they are different but look similar....

Vintage, they are different but look similar. Pima, yes they tension the sides of the headliner so they stay taut against the top frame.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-15-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By amancuso
There should be 2 "strings" coming out of the end...

There should be 2 "strings" coming out of the end of the interior headliner. The strings thread through a little "triangle" on the top itself. The string then goes through a look on the end of the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-09-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 513
Posted By amancuso
Mine actually came with the car (2000 2.3 4/00...

Mine actually came with the car (2000 2.3 4/00 prod.) in a sealed plastic bag along with the tire carrier tote. The jack pads do not screw in using metal screws, they use big thick expanding plugs. 2...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-09-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 513
Posted By amancuso
Since you do not drive the car often, it's...

Since you do not drive the car often, it's possible that the pooled oil on the exhaust pipes hasn't burned off yet. The smell on mine lingered for a few days afterwards and I daily the car.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-08-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 513
Posted By amancuso
It's possible you are mistaking electrical smell...

It's possible you are mistaking electrical smell from oil burning? When my 2.3 was doing that, it was oil from the VCG dripping onto the exhaust pipe.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-07-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 521
Posted By amancuso
There are fix it days we hold over here in NJ,...

There are fix it days we hold over here in NJ, thought maybe we could lend a hand, but yeah it would be a haul from NVA.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-07-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 451
Posted By amancuso
That is sooooo good to know. Mike (the guy with...

That is sooooo good to know. Mike (the guy with the grey 3.0) has the same problem as you. I'll tell him to do what you did.

:)
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-07-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 371
Posted By amancuso
Could also be seat bushings??

Could also be seat bushings??
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-07-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 521
Posted By amancuso
Keithhe, where are you?

Keithhe, where are you?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-06-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 521
Posted By amancuso
My friend's 8/96 Z3 has the amp on the passenger...

My friend's 8/96 Z3 has the amp on the passenger side / rear of the trunk.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-06-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 451
Posted By amancuso
Mark, I think the receiver is in the rear view...

Mark, I think the receiver is in the rear view mirror "clown nose"
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-05-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 32,370
Posted By amancuso
Currently: 2000 2.3 Dakar Yellow - 150,100...

Currently:
2000 2.3 Dakar Yellow - 150,100 miles
2000 2.3 Topaz Blue 28,050 miles
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-05-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 32,370
Posted By amancuso
Currently: 2000 2.3 Dakar Yellow - 150,100...

Currently:
2000 2.3 Dakar Yellow - 150,100 miles
2000 2.3 Topaz Blue 28,050 miles
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-05-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 892
Posted By amancuso
The washer goes between the bottom of the...

The washer goes between the bottom of the triangle window's post at the base of the door and the door. The bolt is then screwed in from the bottom of the door upwards. If you look on the bottom of...
Forum: BMW News Articles and Announcements 07-09-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,875
Posted By amancuso
My 2014 VW Jetta was built in Mex. It's a fine...

My 2014 VW Jetta was built in Mex. It's a fine car and has so far given me 0 problems in 10,000 miles of driving, including a 2000 mile round trip. I wouldn't hesitate to buy one built there. That...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-08-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 819
Posted By amancuso
Glad to be of assistance. :thumbup:

Glad to be of assistance. :thumbup:
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