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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-16-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 195
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Can not read your link, says page is not there. ...

Can not read your link, says page is not there. I have the standard leather OEM Wind screen that fits over the hoops and straps down behind the seats and rear fire wall.

There are a number of...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-07-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Much larger market, I am way down here in South...

Much larger market, I am way down here in South Georgia, Tallahassee may have a few that I just have not yet seen.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-07-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Lots of difference between a regular Z4 3.0 coupe...

Lots of difference between a regular Z4 3.0 coupe and the ///M Coupe. :D I have seen a few of the Z4 coupes around, only a handful of the ///M Coupe.

Most of those are fast becoming collectors...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-21-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 485
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
My 04 3.0i ran all over the road when I had run...

My 04 3.0i ran all over the road when I had run flats and truck ruts to fall into, once I got rid of the run flats that was cut down considerably. I have never had a handling issue with my M.
...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-20-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 828
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
The stubby is more for aesthetics, it does not...

The stubby is more for aesthetics, it does not get great reception in the woods, but does ok in the larger cities if you listen to the radio. I hooked in my IPhone and listen to Pandora 1 or my cd's...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-20-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 828
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
http://www.smugmug.com/photos/i-SkWdhp5/1/M/i-SkWd...

http://www.smugmug.com/photos/i-SkWdhp5/1/M/i-SkWdhp5-M.jpg

You need to do some Mod's to get you going, stubby antenna, rubber floor mats....then the fever strikes. :D
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-20-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 828
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I fell in love with the Z4 when I first saw one...

I fell in love with the Z4 when I first saw one in 2004 at a dealers show room. it was 5 years ago before we could afford a used one off 3 year lease. After only 18 months of owner ship, learning...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-20-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I have Michelin PSS's and find them grippy enough...

I have Michelin PSS's and find them grippy enough for sport driving, but I would not go that an expensive a tire for track, I like the Cont. DW's, very good grip and much more reasonably priced.
...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-17-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 415
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
http://stihlbolts.smugmug.com/photos/i-pBbpb44/0/L...

http://stihlbolts.smugmug.com/photos/i-pBbpb44/0/L/i-pBbpb44-L.jpg

The red car on the right has one on.

http://stihlbolts.smugmug.com/photos/i-LgtDQf2/0/L/i-LgtDQf2-L.jpg

You can cover...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-17-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 415
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
The drain holes get clogged over time with dust...

The drain holes get clogged over time with dust and trash, so a cockpit cover keeping rain out and off the top can prolong keep the holes clear of issues. If you get them filled up, water backs up...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-17-2014, 03:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 507
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Can't check the oil, there is no dip stick. There...

Can't check the oil, there is no dip stick. There was not one on my 04 3.0. Sorry to hear about the problem. Where in Georgia are you, if you are close to Thomasville we got a great Indy shop....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-10-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 573
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Very nice look. :thumbup: Too bad VMR did not...

Very nice look. :thumbup: Too bad VMR did not have those wheels in 18's when I was ready for them, they would have been one of my options.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-05-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
http://www.bmwarchive.org/vin/bmw-vin-decoder.html...

http://www.bmwarchive.org/vin/bmw-vin-decoder.html

Get the vin and try this to help you decide what it has in it.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-19-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Doc, you need to get out more, I got 008 at 20k...

Doc, you need to get out more, I got 008 at 20k and I am pushing 55k. Come on, get out, put the top down! :thumbup:

I change mine at 5k miles on average, and even buying from Tishner, that's...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-19-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
The part that worries me is the "Oil Changes...

The part that worries me is the "Oil Changes every 2900 miles" He may have not used the correct oil to have changed it that many times.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-12-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 448
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Two years difference in the maps. MP3 player plug...

Two years difference in the maps. MP3 player plug in are the two main ones that come to mind.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-12-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 448
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Miles matter, but not the issues for our ///M's. ...

Miles matter, but not the issues for our ///M's. The 08 would be my choice because it has the newer nav and other motor up grades to the Vano's bolts. You will need to do a valve adjustment 30k...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-10-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 965
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Apex Racing - EC-7's ...

Apex Racing - EC-7's

http://www.apexraceparts.com/apex-products/wheels/
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-05-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 822
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
People can post way to many pictures to say it is...

People can post way to many pictures to say it is 'Sight unseen" But if your serious, I would purchase long distance only on contingency basis. Send a refundable deposit, if the car is not what it is...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-04-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,035
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Those white patches, is that reflection from the...

Those white patches, is that reflection from the flash or did you miss a bunch of spots?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-23-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 814
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
I would agree with Doc, try and find a even new...

I would agree with Doc, try and find a even new model, and maybe from a single owner if you can.

Best of luck.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-22-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 623
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
My buddy has the SI roadster, it is pretty quick...

My buddy has the SI roadster, it is pretty quick and does not have some of the maintenance requirements a M does. Choice of transmission will be a issue, if you have a rural commute a stick would be...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-22-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 623
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Are you looking for a M Coupe or a SI? If you...

Are you looking for a M Coupe or a SI? If you are looking for a daily driver the SI might be the better choice. .02.

:D
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-22-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,782
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
Either Michelin Pilot Super Sports or Conti. DWs...

Either Michelin Pilot Super Sports or Conti. DWs would be a very good choice


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-20-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,035
Posted By STIHLBOLTS
That is why I went with Black. :D

That is why I went with Black. :D
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