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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-24-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 775
Posted By navyjetmech
Thanks for the recommendation. Those guys are...

Thanks for the recommendation. Those guys are very professional and really know what they are talking about. Probably the only shop I trust to work on my cars.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-24-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 775
Posted By navyjetmech
The tech at Racewerks agreed with u. The...

The tech at Racewerks agreed with u. The steering wheel is dead center now, they said that was way out, the left back toe was out and the right front toe was out.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-18-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 775
Posted By navyjetmech
Thanks, plan on stopping by there next week. Any...

Thanks, plan on stopping by there next week. Any advice on the alignment. The body shop brought the car to the BMW stealership for an alignment after my wife ran into the garage while pulling in(I...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-12-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 775
Posted By navyjetmech
Ship killer, I just moved to the VA Bch area...

Ship killer, I just moved to the VA Bch area where do u have your Z aligned?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-08-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 592
Posted By navyjetmech
Overtime your sensors will get dirty and sticky....

Overtime your sensors will get dirty and sticky. Using the techron is one way to solve the problem if yours is just sticking. There are two fuel level sensors in the tank. Sensor one is on the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-08-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 592
Posted By navyjetmech
Have you verified your fuel gauge is correct? I...

Have you verified your fuel gauge is correct? I had this issue and fuel level sensor was bad.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-18-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By navyjetmech
There are two types. The drain plug with the...

There are two types. The drain plug with the rubber o-ring is not reusable. The drain plug with the metal gasket is reusable, but u should replace the washer. I have the drain plug with the metal...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-19-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By navyjetmech
Chevron Techron fuel cleaner. Don't use fuel...

Chevron Techron fuel cleaner. Don't use fuel additives or cleaners on a regular basis. Sometimes they cause more issues.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-18-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By navyjetmech
Best case bad gas. Worst case cylinder head. Try...

Best case bad gas. Worst case cylinder head. Try swapping plugs from one cylinder to another or a coil pack to see if it follows to another cylinder. You cleared the code I assume, u could wait to...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-10-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 9
Z4 Roadster (E85) Soundplicity IPOD Intergration
Views: 1,853
Posted By navyjetmech
I have had mine installed for about a year still...

I have had mine installed for about a year still no problems.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-27-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,815
Posted By navyjetmech
I appreciated your site lots of great info. Is...

I appreciated your site lots of great info. Is there anyway u could set a password on your site and just let a chosen few use it. I used it a lot and found it useful. BTW what is your rate/...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-27-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,815
Posted By navyjetmech
That sucks, it was a very informative website.

That sucks, it was a very informative website.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-27-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,815
Posted By navyjetmech
Ship killer did u shut down your website?

Ship killer did u shut down your website?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-27-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,815
Posted By navyjetmech
Depending on witch drain and fill pugs u have , I...

Depending on witch drain and fill pugs u have , I had the plugs with the rubber oring so I replaced both plugs in the diff. From what I know, the fuel filter is in the gas tank with the fuel pump. I...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-01-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 843
Posted By navyjetmech
Roadster

Roadster
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-01-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 436
Posted By navyjetmech
I use the MTL/ Manual Transmission Fluid.

I use the MTL/ Manual Transmission Fluid.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-18-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 2
Z4 Roadster (E85) 18x8.5" wheels
Views: 452
Posted By navyjetmech
18x8.5" wheels

I would like to know if I could install 18x8.5" wheels on all four corners. The current set up is 18X8 on the front and 18x8.5 on the rear. I hate not being able to rotate my tires but I like the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-30-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By navyjetmech
You should be fine

You should be fine
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-29-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 390
Posted By navyjetmech
It is large and awkward, I can pick it up myself....

It is large and awkward, I can pick it up myself. It does help to have another person helping you. My BMW storage cover has handles if yours also has handles it is easy to lug around. You can def....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-25-2013, 10:05 PM
Replies: 31
Z4 Roadster (E85) Transmission Fluid
Views: 2,720
Posted By navyjetmech
This is what I used and am happy with it......

This is what I used and am happy with it... http://www.turnermotorsport.com/p-3426-red-line-mtl-manual-transmission-fluidoil.aspx

You can use...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-25-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 31
Z4 Roadster (E85) Transmission Fluid
Views: 2,720
Posted By navyjetmech
I ordered mine from Turner Motorsports... ...

I ordered mine from Turner Motorsports...

Diff plugs. 33117525064

Transmission plugs. 23117531356

If u google those part numbers plenty of online stores have them....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-24-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 31
Z4 Roadster (E85) Transmission Fluid
Views: 2,720
Posted By navyjetmech
He states he has a Z4, and all four of the plugs...

He states he has a Z4, and all four of the plugs on my Z4 had the rubber oring.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-24-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 31
Z4 Roadster (E85) Transmission Fluid
Views: 2,720
Posted By navyjetmech
Good information, but in his first post he states...

Good information, but in his first post he states he has a 2007 Z4 3.0 si, which is the same model I have. So maybe when information is given to him it could pertain to a Z4 so he he does not get...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-24-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 31
Z4 Roadster (E85) Transmission Fluid
Views: 2,720
Posted By navyjetmech
You should change all the drain plugs and fill...

You should change all the drain plugs and fill plugs if your plugs have the rubber o- ring. There is no way to tell without taking them off so to be safe order new ones. As far as fluid after much...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-24-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 31
Z4 Roadster (E85) Transmission Fluid
Views: 2,720
Posted By navyjetmech
One drain plug on the lower right one fill plug...

One drain plug on the lower right one fill plug upper right of the rear differential. It is just as easy as the transmission.
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