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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) Yesterday, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 102
Posted By KBH22102
Best bet is to search local pick and pull yards....

Best bet is to search local pick and pull yards. 97's did not have roll hoops.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-15-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 267
Posted By KBH22102
I have a 97 which still has the single stage...

I have a 97 which still has the single stage airbag but I swapped my wheel to a partial wood rim. I think if you look around for E36 wheels from the same model year you might find a compatible one. ...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-14-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By KBH22102
FI is the only way to pick up real power. You can...

FI is the only way to pick up real power. You can install a higher ratio diff (stock is 3.15) such as 3.46 or 3.73. You will lose top speed and fuel mileage will suffer but your off the line...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-09-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By KBH22102
Use the BMW blanket -type rear window protector...

Use the BMW blanket -type rear window protector or least a towel whenever you stow the top. It keeps the window from rubbing on itself and really works to minimize scratching and wear that is evident...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-07-2014, 02:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 250
Posted By KBH22102
Looks like Impala Brown. It was a factory Z3...

Looks like Impala Brown. It was a factory Z3 color but not an M color. Probably an Individual order.

EDIT: likely this one
...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-02-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 629
Posted By KBH22102
The craigslist link in your original post has...

The craigslist link in your original post has expired. You don't mention anything about your car except for the model year, so I will assume that you are selling a roadster. With all due respect if...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-26-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By KBH22102
If want the OEM look, your only option is to weld...

If want the OEM look, your only option is to weld in the inboard mounting brackets. I can't vouch for how much protection they would provide in an actual crash when mounted this way.

A good...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-13-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By KBH22102
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=...

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=391945&highlight=
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-07-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 633
Posted By KBH22102
Hi Jim - I met you recently at ZFest (LSB M...

Hi Jim - I met you recently at ZFest (LSB M Coupe). Do the subframe bushings first. Powerflexes are fine, but I used Ireland Engineering green on both my M Coupe and my 97 2.8 roadster. Doing the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-05-2014, 02:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 228
Posted By KBH22102
PM'ed

PM'ed
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 08-03-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By KBH22102
I just got back this afternoon as well and it was...

I just got back this afternoon as well and it was great. The rain held off until this morning so we managed to get the concours, autocross, and panoramic photo done without getting wet.

Hotel...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-28-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 223
Posted By KBH22102
I don't think anyone has established a VIN range...

I don't think anyone has established a VIN range of which cars got which pumps. It seems the later M52TU's have more of the composite impellers. As you know, our 97-98 Z3 M52's were somewhat unique...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-28-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 223
Posted By KBH22102
This was the OEM pump I pulled from my 97 2.8....

This was the OEM pump I pulled from my 97 2.8. Yours sounds similar

http://i227.photobucket.com/albums/dd186/kelvinhao/3aa07ff2.jpg

Installed a Stewart
...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-26-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By KBH22102
The SS is a straight bolt on catback unit. The...

The SS is a straight bolt on catback unit. The fit is perfect and the larger tips just fit the OEM cutout with < 2mm to spare on each side. The muffler tubes are rolled so they will not melt the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-25-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 513
Posted By KBH22102
Where was this car stored for all that time?...

Where was this car stored for all that time? Perhaps the engine is not getting enough air (or unable to vent exhaust). Check your air intake/filter box and exhaust for nesting creatures. You may also...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-22-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,192
Posted By KBH22102
That ad is seven years old and the OP hasn't been...

That ad is seven years old and the OP hasn't been active since 2010.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-21-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By KBH22102
consolidated sound clips here. You have a 2.8 or...

consolidated sound clips here. You have a 2.8 or 1.9?

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?956290-Exhaust-Video-Sound-Clips-Consolidated
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-21-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By KBH22102
No Z3 variants were equipped/offered with tilt...

No Z3 variants were equipped/offered with tilt steering. Turquoise is a rare color

http://users.belgacom.net/ddddv/colors/326.jpg

I have been to several Z3 Homecomings/reunion events and don't...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-21-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By KBH22102
I also have a 97 2.8. I installed a Supersprint...

I also have a 97 2.8. I installed a Supersprint exhaust about five years ago. Impeccable stainless steel Italian craftsmanship, easy bolt on installation, great mellow tone at idle and a nice wail at...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-21-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By KBH22102
Has your odo also stopped counting the miles? If...

Has your odo also stopped counting the miles? If so, your diff sensor may have gotten unplugged.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-16-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 761
Posted By KBH22102
2nd on pedals if Bri pasees

2nd on pedals if Bri pasees
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-09-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 591
Posted By KBH22102
+1 that forced induction is the main path that...

+1 that forced induction is the main path that leads to significant HP gains.

If you are looking for more brisk off the line performance, then swap your 3.15 diff for a 3.46 or 3.73. You will...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-12-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By KBH22102
Factory roll hoops can be fitted to later...

Factory roll hoops can be fitted to later production 97's. Overview of the process here

http://mz3.net/retrofitting-bmw-roll-hoops.html

I did this to my 97, but to be honest it is pretty hard...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-12-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By KBH22102
Is your battery still OEM or an aftermarket...

Is your battery still OEM or an aftermarket replacement? If you can wiggle the negative terminal lead then it is still loose enough to cause starting problems -this is a frequent issue with...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-07-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 364
Posted By KBH22102
Which kit are you considering? Most forum members...

Which kit are you considering? Most forum members avoid the stick on items as they tend to look a bit tacky. I prefer to dress up selected items like the shift knob, e-brake handle, the leather boots...
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