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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-11-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By slip10
Took it in today and they did the coolant flush...

Took it in today and they did the coolant flush along with a recharge of the A/C. I had a video of the problem so they could clearly see it. They weren't either would address the issue so they...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-09-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By slip10
Exactly the ideas I'm looking for. It's due for...

Exactly the ideas I'm looking for. It's due for a coolant flush anyway... :-)
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-08-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By slip10
Fluctuating Revs

With the cooler weather, my fluctuating revs issue on cold start is back. When I start the vehicle with the a/c on, the revs will fluctuate up and down about 200 RPM for about 15-30 seconds and then...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-06-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By slip10
Thanks guys!

Thanks guys!
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-03-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By slip10
Thank you!!! Even I can understand this. I...

Thank you!!! Even I can understand this. I really appreciate the translation and advice. :)
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-02-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By slip10
They do have different speed rating but are both...

They do have different speed rating but are both listed as Grand Touring All Season. I attached the Compare from TireRack. Thanks again for the help.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-02-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By slip10
New Pirelli P7 model?

Been trying to decide on replacement tires for my 2013 F30 x drive M Sport. I think I've settled on staying with the Pirelli Cinturato P7 which are on the car now. I do want to stay run flat.
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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-02-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By slip10
Thanks! I love it when I can combine two of my...

Thanks! I love it when I can combine two of my favorite things - photos and the Z!!:)
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-01-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By slip10
Thanks guys. The blue with the saddle interior...

Thanks guys. The blue with the saddle interior was my dream combo and I lucked in to it. Haggled well over a 3 week period last October and bought it sight unseen from a Chrysler dealer 700 miles...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-31-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 519
Posted By slip10
Pic...

Got a portrait tonight of my favorite toy. :)
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 08-29-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,225
Posted By slip10
Beautiful! My EBII and Black is now a yawner!!

Beautiful! My EBII and Black is now a yawner!!
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-21-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 170
Posted By slip10
I had the same thing and it was driving me crazy....

I had the same thing and it was driving me crazy. I created a temporary fix by putting felt pads (the kind that go on a chair leg) between the top and the back ledge. They're black like the plastic...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-28-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 266
Posted By slip10
Shined it up but...

I'm now embarrassed I didn't clean the wheel wells... #wheelwellfail
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-31-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By slip10
Because I know you're all dieing to know, squeak...

Because I know you're all dieing to know, squeak has been resolved with a less than elegant solution. I put little felt "bumpers" where the top contacts the plastic behind the seats in the stowed...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-29-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By slip10
Thanks! I hadn't thought about the motor...

Thanks! I hadn't thought about the motor housing... So much to learn! Do you have any direction/pictures on how to get to it? The one thread I found had the pics deleted.

Appreciate it.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-29-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By slip10
Z4 Squeaky top

When driving my 08 Z4 3.0 si, I get a squeaky sound behind my right ear every time I go over a bump. I've been through the threads on removing the panel between the seats and fixing up with some...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-21-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By slip10
Just one more update that had a few people...

Just one more update that had a few people (including me) feel a little silly. Things were better with the MAF cleaning and the techron but still had the "stomp on it" hesitation. So, I took it in...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-13-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By slip10
Congrats on your purchase. For the Homelink, I...

Congrats on your purchase. For the Homelink, I used radarmirror.com to mod my existing mirror adding the Homelink buttons. I removed the mirror, sent it to him and got it back in about a week. Works...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-04-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By slip10
Cleaned the MAF today and replaced the air...

Cleaned the MAF today and replaced the air filter. All in all, performance seems much better. I will continue to monitor, still a little hesitation when I stomp on it from a dead stop, but less...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-30-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By slip10
I get the cleaning part. In my blissful...

I get the cleaning part. In my blissful ignorance, where do I locate the MAF in my Z4?

Thanks.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-30-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By slip10
Hi, been searching to find pics and links for...

Hi, been searching to find pics and links for cleaning the MAF specific to the z4 3.0si with no luck. The cleaning part looks easy I just want to be sure i get to it the right way. Any links you guys...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-29-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By slip10
Thanks for the advice. Techron it is!

Thanks for the advice. Techron it is!
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-29-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By slip10
Revs and hesitation

Sometimes on a cold start the RPMs will fluctuate up and down by about 200. It goes away when the car warms up and seems to happen mostly on cold days. Also, when the car is warm and I stomp on the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-12-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By slip10
Not sure the owner cares. Large sole source in a...

Not sure the owner cares. Large sole source in a mid size city. Talked to some others in the dealer and they refer to parts as a "toothache." :rofl: Thankfully there's the internet for other...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-12-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By slip10
I know!! Sometimes they forget about the...

I know!! Sometimes they forget about the lifetime value of a customer! I've purchased 3 BMW's there, helped friends purchase 3 more there, and do my service there. Their service department has been...
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