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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-15-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Z4 Roadster (E85) Canvas top dye job
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Posted By Sandman717
Canvas top dye job

Just checked your post out. Looks great. Where did you get the dye, how much did you use and finally, cost. Thanks again


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-15-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 780
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2004 z4 with a faded soft top

Your top looks great. I may try this on my beige top. Always wished it was blk


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-15-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 5
Z4 Roadster (E85) Canvas top dye job
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Canvas top dye job

Has anyone ever attempted redyeing their conv top? My top is beige. Id like it to be black. Any info would be great.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-09-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 3
Z4 Roadster (E85) Headlights in a fog
Views: 351
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Headlights in a fog

Thanks for your reply. I have halogen bulbs. I am going to try removing the bulb and cleaning the inner surface of the lens


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-08-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 3
Z4 Roadster (E85) Headlights in a fog
Views: 351
Posted By Sandman717
Headlights in a fog

My 2004 z4 has got a low beam problem. The inside lens seems to be covered in what i best can describe is a dense fog which keeps the bulb from fully illuminating the dark roads It is not the...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT 07-31-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,844
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Anyone With Tire Needs??

Looking for (4) 225/50/zr16 for my 2004 z4


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Forum: Do-It-Yourself H.Q. 07-26-2013, 04:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By Sandman717
Zaino on new car?

Go ahead and try the Zaino. I've been using it for ten years. Definitely clay first. You wont be disappointed. Good luck


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-23-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 8
Z4 Roadster (E85) Stuck passenger seat
Views: 480
Posted By Sandman717
Stuck passenger seat

Thank you all for your suggestions.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-22-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 8
Z4 Roadster (E85) Stuck passenger seat
Views: 480
Posted By Sandman717
Stuck passenger seat

Thanks for another response. I will try this over the upcoming weekend. I was wondering if there is a way to remove the seat cushion in order to work from above rather than snake my arm under the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-22-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 8
Z4 Roadster (E85) Stuck passenger seat
Views: 480
Posted By Sandman717
Stuck passenger seat

Well tried and failed. Im ready to take a torch to the seat. The motor looks like a hunk of rusted steel maybe i should feel lucky that its not the drivers side. If anyone has had this problem and...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-15-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 8
Z4 Roadster (E85) Stuck passenger seat
Views: 480
Posted By Sandman717
Stuck passenger seat

Thanks for the ideas. Will give them a try
Btw. All the other functions (of the seat) still work except for the forward/backward switch.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-14-2013, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Z4 Roadster (E85) Stuck passenger seat
Views: 480
Posted By Sandman717
Stuck passenger seat

Hey all. After many days of rain i discovered a puddle of water under passenger seat. This i guess messed with the electrics under the seat. My question is this: does anyone know a trick to get...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-15-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 281
Posted By Sandman717
04 2.5 airbag question

Just finished wrapping dash and center console trim with cf wrap. Now the symbol for the airbag (next to the seatbelt symbol)is lit. Whats the problem? Did i set off a code? If so, can i reset it...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-07-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By Sandman717
Thanks AustinZ3. Just about finished with my...

Thanks AustinZ3. Just about finished with my carbon fiber trim so i will be looking into your suggestion. That center console really is a PITA to get out. Hopefully it will be easier to get it...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-27-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By Sandman717
Headlight problems

Hello. The low beams on my 2004 z4 2.5 are not very bright. Does anyone have any recommendations as to which H7 aftermarket bulb is best (brightest). I do not want to go with Hid kit. Heard too...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-04-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sandman717
Total time about 20 minutes. Good luck.

Total time about 20 minutes. Good luck.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-31-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sandman717
Thanks for all the imput. Got the h6. No...

Thanks for all the imput. Got the h6. No problems. Starts right up. Happy new year to all.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-30-2012, 09:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sandman717
Been checking online. Anybody use the battery...

Been checking online. Anybody use the battery from walmart? I believe its an h6?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-29-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sandman717
Thanks. Was gonna head over to autozone but its...

Thanks. Was gonna head over to autozone but its snowing heavily here. May wait for tomorrow
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-29-2012, 06:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,076
Posted By Sandman717
Z4 battery

Happy holidays. Getting ready to start the new year off with a battery problem. Guess its time to buy a new one. Any help on which one to buy would be greatly appreciated. 2004 z4 2.5
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-17-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By Sandman717
New member here

Greetings from new york. First post. Been reading many great diy posts and thought this is a great place for me to learn about z4s. I drive a 2004 z4 2.5 5spd
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