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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-24-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 420
Posted By Bob2.8
The green bushings in this post are the ones you...

The green bushings in this post are the ones you want to be urethane to transfer stress to the "frame" rails, rather than the trunk floor.
Ireland Engineering eccentric camber kit is the generally...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-20-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,033
Posted By Bob2.8
There is a tool for that, or you can just use a...

There is a tool for that, or you can just use a jumper wire, the link explains it.
http://www.unofficialbmw.com/e36/electrical/e36_reset_service_lights.html
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-14-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 943
Posted By Bob2.8
I think he needs the whole slider.

I think he needs the whole slider.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-07-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,573
Posted By Bob2.8
The gap between the filler tube and the body is a...

The gap between the filler tube and the body is a quarter inch or less when unsupported by the "tank filler pot" which is unavailable for my '97. I used some pipe insulation to pad and position it....
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-07-2014, 02:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,573
Posted By Bob2.8
Check your gas filler tube. On mine the rubber...

Check your gas filler tube. On mine the rubber was deteriorated and it bumped the body much like a loose shock.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-24-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 736
Posted By Bob2.8
Reset ...

Reset

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=310779
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-18-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,402
Posted By Bob2.8
I'm guessing you are just getting out of storage?...

I'm guessing you are just getting out of storage? When did it last run? How is the battery? How are the battery connections? Any chance of mice while stored? I finally got mine out Friday.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-12-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,377
Posted By Bob2.8
:thumbup:

:thumbup:
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-12-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,377
Posted By Bob2.8
When I did mine it was REALLY HARD to close also,...

When I did mine it was REALLY HARD to close also, but it closes normally now.
Need Pics!
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-09-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By Bob2.8
I did an Autotops Direct last year and am quite...

I did an Autotops Direct last year and am quite satisfied.
I didn't need a sealing frame though. Mine is #10 in this diagram...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-09-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 247
Posted By Bob2.8
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=762794&highlight=compressor

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=713884&highlight=compressor
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-08-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By Bob2.8
How bad is it? Is it leaking in one or two spots?...

How bad is it? Is it leaking in one or two spots? Is it leaking all over?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-08-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By Bob2.8
I would still pull the carpet in the top well,...

I would still pull the carpet in the top well, and you should clean the gas filler drain.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=717494
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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-07-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By Bob2.8
I would start by pulling out the carpet in the...

I would start by pulling out the carpet in the top well and determining where the leak is.
I'm afraid if you open the frame up you will create more problems unless it's leaking everywhere. If it's...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-05-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By Bob2.8
Congratulations! It's not a terribly difficult...

Congratulations! It's not a terribly difficult job, but it takes some different skill sets than normal car repair. I found Vinci's instructions about the best, but it only becomes really clear after...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-03-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By Bob2.8
Curt on Ebay No affiliation ...

Curt on Ebay No affiliation
http://www.ebay.com/itm/130904030993?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-02-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By Bob2.8
There is a thread over here. ...

There is a thread over here.

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1971345-Seat-dye-project-pics-inside&highlight=dying+leather
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-27-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,775
Posted By Bob2.8
Yup, that is pretty much everything Z.

Yup, that is pretty much everything Z.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-18-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,716
Posted By Bob2.8
Thanks for the update, you and your wife have...

Thanks for the update, you and your wife have been in our thoughts and prayers often this week.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-18-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By Bob2.8
I hate to ask, but did you loosen the set screw...

I hate to ask, but did you loosen the set screw first?
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-16-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 906
Posted By Bob2.8
Pictures here about halfway down ...

Pictures here about halfway down
http://www.zroadster.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=31825
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-13-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,716
Posted By Bob2.8
There isn't much that can be said at a time like...

There isn't much that can be said at a time like this, but thoughts and prayers are with you.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-12-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 380
Posted By Bob2.8
You may want to try Paul Robin, I have no...

You may want to try Paul Robin, I have no personal experience but his name comes up now and then.
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1057256-Why-are-there-no-Z3-s-parted-out...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-12-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 380
Posted By Bob2.8
I think that is the sealing frame that fits...

I think that is the sealing frame that fits between the top and the body.
The OE tops have the tack strip attached to the top. Aftermarket tops reuse the tack strip. The layers from inside to...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-04-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 597
Posted By Bob2.8
Hmm, I would start with the bushings then see. ...

Hmm, I would start with the bushings then see.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=243058&highlight=squeeky+clutch
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