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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-24-2012, 03:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By GriffBrew
That would be why I couldn't find the part...

That would be why I couldn't find the part number. So, is it part number 13717839018, "Intake Muffler"? I don't see a further breakdown of the Intake Muffler, but that document you posted says "air...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-24-2012, 03:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By GriffBrew
Already planned to do oil this weekend. Sending...

Already planned to do oil this weekend. Sending sample to Blackstone for analysis, too. I have a long road trip planned for next week, so may change again soon after to attempt to take any dirt/crap...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-23-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 14
Z4 Roadster (E85) Windshield molding
Views: 2,877
Posted By GriffBrew
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=599151
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-23-2012, 05:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By GriffBrew
This is how very dirty that old one was (new one...

This is how very dirty that old one was (new one on right). I hope that it had an old date code because it sat around for four years...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-23-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 14
Z4 Roadster (E85) Windshield molding
Views: 2,877
Posted By GriffBrew
I'm getting ready to replace all of them around...

I'm getting ready to replace all of them around my windshield. My understanding is that many places will tell you the windshield must be removed, but this isn't true. The parts are cheap and its an...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-23-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By GriffBrew
Z4MR Engine Air Filter

What's the interval for this? I see "replace microfilters" as part of the Inspection I service, but I'm not 100% that's the engine air filter. Follow-up question, is the carbon filter on top of the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-27-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 4
Z4 Roadster (E85) Squeaky Rear Suspension
Views: 1,807
Posted By GriffBrew
I have the same thing on mine. 2006 M Roadster...

I have the same thing on mine. 2006 M Roadster 60K miles, unknown if any suspension components were replaced. Interested to hear opinions on this...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-30-2012, 05:36 AM
Replies: 14
Z4 Roadster (E85) Considering a Z4 M
Views: 1,995
Posted By GriffBrew
As epbrown said...valve adjustment is spread out...

As epbrown said...valve adjustment is spread out further than what dealer told you. Search this site for Inspection II and you can see what's done there. For your driving habits, this won't occur...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-15-2012, 04:23 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,135
Posted By GriffBrew
Excellent! Mine didn't have that grey cover....

Excellent! Mine didn't have that grey cover. Thanks for pics, that will definitely help others in the future. I regret not taking photos as I went.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-13-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,135
Posted By GriffBrew
It should fit into the large plug that was in...

It should fit into the large plug that was in your stereo. It fits into the bottom-right of that plug. Then, the whole plug goes back into the stereo. Mine was for 5-series/X5, but it fit and works...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-12-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,757
Posted By GriffBrew
You can do it on your Win7 64 bit machine if you...

You can do it on your Win7 64 bit machine if you have VMWare, Virtual Box or similar. You don't need Win7 Ultimate, but you do need a WinXP CD. Virtual Box is free. http://www.virtualbox.org/

...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-09-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,135
Posted By GriffBrew
And you can order the 2007 and up version which...

And you can order the 2007 and up version which includes the aux port name plate already installed!
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-08-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,135
Posted By GriffBrew
I just installed mine today. Very easy and...

I just installed mine today. Very easy and completely straightforward. Pull out the vents, pull out the stereo plug it in and go!

One hiccup for me was the plug on the radio. There is a big,...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-04-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 6
Z4 Roadster (E85) My New (old) Car
Views: 857
Posted By GriffBrew
Talking updated :thumbup: Two hour drive this...

updated :thumbup:

Two hour drive this morning. Great weather, considering its summer. I'm really amazed at how comfortable this car is for long drives. And, of course, its a blast to drive. I'm...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-03-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 6
Z4 Roadster (E85) My New (old) Car
Views: 857
Posted By GriffBrew
Had an inspection done first thing this morning...

Had an inspection done first thing this morning and everything looks really good. I'm ecstatic. Seems like I got a good deal. Just need to get a proper detail done. And install a MediaBridge or...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-03-2012, 04:22 AM
Replies: 2
Z4 Roadster (E85) M Roadster Service Interval
Views: 825
Posted By GriffBrew
Question M Roadster Service Interval

I know the schedule, I know what needs to be done and when. I know how to read the service indicator. But I have a question I didn't expect or find an answer to directly.

I just bought my 2006 M...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-03-2012, 04:08 AM
Replies: 6
Z4 Roadster (E85) My New (old) Car
Views: 857
Posted By GriffBrew
Thumbs up My New (old) Car

Bought a Z4M Roadster last night. Everybody here has helped a lot with my purchase and decision (mostly unknowingly, since I'm a lurker, not a poster). Car is amazing and I just want to be out...
Forum: Interior 07-21-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 805
Posted By GriffBrew
Very old post, but do you still have these? I am...

Very old post, but do you still have these? I am looking for a 2008 3.0si. I assume these fit just the same...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-19-2012, 06:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,919
Posted By GriffBrew
Not to hijack, but this is good info and I...

Not to hijack, but this is good info and I haven't read about iPhone / nav integration. So you're saying the Nav allows scrolling through contacts on your iPhone? Does it also provide ability to...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-19-2012, 05:54 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,919
Posted By GriffBrew
Read up on the navigation unit used in this M....

Read up on the navigation unit used in this M. I'm personally not a fan and would prefer to not have it. That said, I'm in a similiar situation where I found my perfect interior/exterior color...
Forum: Southeast Regional - AR, AL, GA, FL, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, and TN 07-15-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 387
Posted By GriffBrew
Tampa/Orlando FL Inspection

Looking to get a used car inspection in Tampa. Any suggestions? Car is in Tampa and I'm in Orlando. I'm also looking for suggestions on reputable shops in Orlando.
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