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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-26-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,081
Posted By Kiwi
Not so sure about that. All non-US market Z3 M's...

Not so sure about that. All non-US market Z3 M's had the S50B32 (with 321hp) during the time that the US spec cars got the S52 (I understood the US didn't get the S50 due to problems with complying...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-14-2009, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,610
Posted By Kiwi
Wow - the Carline bumper looks fantastic from the...

Wow - the Carline bumper looks fantastic from the angle in that last picture. Always enjoy seeing pictures of your Coupe.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-13-2008, 03:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 782
Posted By Kiwi
I'm a bit late to this thread but anyway ......

I'm a bit late to this thread but anyway ... couple of things

Switches (heated seats, a/c etc) from a Z3 built after 4/99 will fit an M console. Switches from earlier Z3's will not (the squarer...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-05-2008, 06:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,130
Posted By Kiwi
Interesting. I remember the weight shown on the...

Interesting. I remember the weight shown on the site (for some rotors) was the same as on my EPC CD, so the EPC must then show shipping weights as well (not that packaging materials would make much...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-04-2008, 05:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,130
Posted By Kiwi
Odd. Just checked it and it works fine for me. ...

Odd. Just checked it and it works fine for me. Shows the 2000 M52/M54 engine block at a shade under 32kgs.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-04-2008, 06:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,130
Posted By Kiwi
This online version of the EPC has weights listed...

This online version of the EPC has weights listed for most parts:

http://bmwfans.info/original/
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-06-2008, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 755
Posted By Kiwi
Hmmm - thanks for that - was helpful. ...

Hmmm - thanks for that - was helpful. Interesting the differences on the Roady lights (reflector pattern etc) - guess it is likely to be a similar story on the MCs.

Am thinking of replacing...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-04-2008, 03:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 755
Posted By Kiwi
Z3: Difference between US and Euro MC tails?

Anyone know what the difference is between the US and Euro MC tail lights? They have different P/N's.

I vaguely remember reading on here some years ago that the Euro Z3 Coupe tails were different...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-06-2008, 10:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,225
Posted By Kiwi
I think you would find NZ very very sleepy...

I think you would find NZ very very sleepy compared to the US :)- still, I don't know where in Oregon you are (and I guess Auckland is bigger than Portland). I live in Auckland but been in London...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-05-2008, 04:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,225
Posted By Kiwi
Hey TurnAround, slightly OT, but just emailed...

Hey TurnAround, slightly OT, but just emailed (about 30 minutes ago) your excellent DIY guide on center console removal to someone from the UK zroadster forums. Have distributed it to a few people...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-01-2008, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,044
Posted By Kiwi
If you're parting out the switches, I'll take the...

If you're parting out the switches, I'll take the DSC switch.

I did the M console swap into my Z3 - might be the best mod I ever did. Hated my stock interior (wood pre-facelift :eek:)
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-31-2008, 10:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,172
Posted By Kiwi
I'd go with the Eibachs - have read the...

I'd go with the Eibachs - have read the occasional story about H&R problems (have heard a couple of stories of them shearing at the lip).
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-11-2005, 04:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,701
Posted By Kiwi
Hey Max - I've been out of action for a little...

Hey Max - I've been out of action for a little while so am only now catching up on the boards after quite a long break away - very sorry I wasn't around to help out with your pic request re headlight...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-07-2005, 05:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,701
Posted By Kiwi
And some more ...

And some more ...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-07-2005, 05:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,701
Posted By Kiwi
The Revozport and Erebuni hoods have been...

The Revozport and Erebuni hoods have been discussed a lot on some of the other Z3/M forums, so if you want to find out more there is a lot to be found searching around.

Revozport claims that it...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-27-2005, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 781
Posted By Kiwi
Turnaround did a very detailed writeup of console...

Turnaround did a very detailed writeup of console removal - I found it was the best guide around when I did mine. I think it is hosted over on www.368s.com.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-20-2005, 12:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,180
Posted By Kiwi
Odd indeed - my r/h side vent (drivers side on my...

Odd indeed - my r/h side vent (drivers side on my RHD Z) has come loose as well (had a broken tab on it, brought a new one but that won't click in and sit tight either).

On the subject of the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-05-2005, 06:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,657
Posted By Kiwi
Heh, too right - would be good if all these posts...

Heh, too right - would be good if all these posts could be deleted.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-05-2005, 06:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,657
Posted By Kiwi
Pat, I really hoped that if you responded to my...

Pat, I really hoped that if you responded to my post you would do so in the same spirit as I had posted in - I didn't insult anyone and was just pointing out that it is easy to see how the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-05-2005, 05:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,657
Posted By Kiwi
PatdynastyZ3 - I saw those postings earlier over...

PatdynastyZ3 - I saw those postings earlier over at Roadfly and wondered to myself - "why has this patdynasty3 guy gone insane and started insulting YLOJAKT for no reason".

It is an easy...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-05-2005, 05:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,311
Posted By Kiwi
Wow - sitting inside at work with rain pouring...

Wow - sitting inside at work with rain pouring down outside (like it has been for weeks) and looking at those pic's make me so envious - great looking road, no traffic in sight in the pics, nice...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-29-2005, 05:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 583
Posted By Kiwi
The OEM headlight front cover part is not sold...

The OEM headlight front cover part is not sold separately - have to buy a whole headlight assembly.

Are yours cracked or just grimy? People have had a lot of success cleaning up the headlight...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-22-2005, 02:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,105
Posted By Kiwi
It's pretty straightforward - essentially there...

It's pretty straightforward - essentially there aren't any taxes per se for the ordinary person.

Used to be stamp duty which was payable on transfer of property between parties - this was...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-22-2005, 01:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,105
Posted By Kiwi
Thanks for the comments guys (and I know what you...

Thanks for the comments guys (and I know what you are saying Ridgeway - it's a bonus until it goes all wrong). The car is a weekend only driver and generally the only sun it ever gets on it is when...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-21-2005, 03:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,105
Posted By Kiwi
Thanks for that Jon - heh, it is a little like an...

Thanks for that Jon - heh, it is a little like an unexpected present finding this out.

Although, I've had the car for a few years now and I'm cringing to think of all the times that the dash...
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