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Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 05-31-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,642
Posted By tcesar888
Great information. I was looking at those...

Great information. I was looking at those devices that improve response. Did you buy one? Is there one that most owners buy? It looks like a plug and play deal...?

BTW, I just recieved a call...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 05-31-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,642
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks for the info and confirmation. Maybe I...

Thanks for the info and confirmation. Maybe I just need to get a better feel for it. I'm familiar driving my Z3M, and its pretty snappy (no delay).

Maybe a simple intake system would help?
...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 05-31-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,642
Posted By tcesar888
Poor Thottle Response on 135is (Manual)

Hi Folks!

I test drove a 2013 135is (Manual) yesterday and I'm thinking of picking it up. Everythings was super, however the thottle responce seemed seemed mushy/slow. Just not "snappy/sharp"......
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-17-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks for this. I'm looking for reasonable...

Thanks for this. I'm looking for reasonable freight companies in the PA area as we speak.

Mahalo,

TC
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-16-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks everyone for the great info and advice. ...

Thanks everyone for the great info and advice. There are a few tops out there, but I have feeling shipping and handling is going to take me over my current budget.

As I have read, I guess I need...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 03-14-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 546
Posted By tcesar888
I have $2000 to spend on a hardtop...

Hi Z Owners,

I'm looking for a hardtop for my '00 Z3MR (Cosmos Black). Here's the catch, I'm in Honolulu, Hawaii. I'll take any color actually; I just need to be in very clean/solid condition. ...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-02-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,973
Posted By tcesar888
Super! I have my weekend project. ...

Super!

I have my weekend project.

Mahalo!

TC
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-01-2013, 09:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,973
Posted By tcesar888
Wow, great info. I need to pull off my door...

Wow, great info. I need to pull off my door panels and check out the seal.

So if I may summarize...

1.) Water runs down my window entering and filling up my door with water...
2.) Once it...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-30-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,973
Posted By tcesar888
Blacklane, All great information. Do you...

Blacklane,

All great information. Do you think water from this door seal area would find its way under my seat and floorboard? Just curious.

Thanks again!

TC
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-29-2013, 10:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,973
Posted By tcesar888
Interesting! So water maybe entering through the...

Interesting! So water maybe entering through the doors? Meaning the rubber that that seals the door to the body "might" be leaking? I was thinking of replacing those, to tighten the door closure...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-28-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,973
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks Vintage42! My first "guess" is that...

Thanks Vintage42!

My first "guess" is that it coming in from the side and rear body seam of the soft top. I have to take a closer look. If water gets in there, is there a drain to move the water...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-27-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,973
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks for this... Interesting, so this...

Thanks for this...

Interesting, so this may be coming from up top or from the sides, not necessarily splashing up through the under carriage etc...?

Ok, Im going to check all those areas.
...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-27-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,973
Posted By tcesar888
Water found under drivers side carpet?

Howzit going!

Yesterday I replaced my seat bushings. While I was at it, I cleaned up the carpet areas. Anyway, I discovered water under the drivers seat carpet, soaking the foam as well as...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-16-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 9
Z3 Roadster (E36/7) 2000 Z3M Road - Good DIY books?
Views: 741
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks everyone for your feedback. I figure I'm...

Thanks everyone for your feedback. I figure I'm following in many of your footsteps. No doubt, this forum helps a ton. Thank you again!

I was checking eBay for the TIS CD/DVDs. I found a few...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-15-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 9
Z3 Roadster (E36/7) 2000 Z3M Road - Good DIY books?
Views: 741
Posted By tcesar888
Bump

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Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-14-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Z3 Roadster (E36/7) 2000 Z3M Road - Good DIY books?
Views: 741
Posted By tcesar888
2000 Z3M Road - Good DIY books?

Hey everyone! :)

I have a '00 Z3M Roadster and I'm looking for some books for service, parts, projects, DIY etc... I already have the Bentley Service Manual. Are there others that I should...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-06-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks Kornknarr! Got the Bentley Manual. ...

Thanks Kornknarr!

Got the Bentley Manual. Yeah, that helps a ton; and most certainly the Bimmerfest folks! I'll keep looking at the computer tools...

Thanks!

TC
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-05-2013, 11:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By tcesar888
'00 Z3M/R - Scanner and Reset Tools?

Hello Everyone!

I'm looking to buy some tools to support my various DIY projects and maintenance etc... I have been looking at those PEAKE tools. What do you folks recommend I pickup? The error...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-01-2013, 10:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 684
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks Blacklane and Vinatage42! I...

Thanks Blacklane and Vinatage42!

I appreciate the quick reply and additional information. I need to map out what I plan to tackle here. I see your point with addressing a few of these elements...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-01-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 684
Posted By tcesar888
Clutch Pedal Bushings on eBay? Good/Bad?

Happy New Year Everyone!!!

For my '00 Z3M Roadster - I need to replace my clutch pedal bushings. I saw some self-oiling bronze ones listed on eBay. Is this what Z owners are buying? Or should I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-30-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks Vintage42! Great info, and I'll...

Thanks Vintage42!

Great info, and I'll certainly check on these elements too. I'm going through and normalizing the entire vehicle so to speak. Fortunately it is in pretty decent shape to begin...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-29-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By tcesar888
Thanks so much for all the helpful...

Thanks so much for all the helpful information!!!!

Awesome!
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-28-2012, 11:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By tcesar888
2000 Z3M Road - Crooked Clutch Lever/Pedal?

Hello All!

I'm new to my 2000 Z3M Roadster, love the car. Here is my question or issue:

First off, my clutch pedal seems to function just fine. Please continue reading...

When I depress...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-30-2010, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,259
Posted By tcesar888
Just picked up the car. All is good. I will test...

Just picked up the car. All is good. I will test the shifting and lag on my drive home and report back. Oh, and I'll make certain to give it a few more RPMs! 1200 miles goes by pretty darn slow...
Forum: E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014) 09-30-2010, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,259
Posted By tcesar888
Great recommendations. Upon inspection the SA...

Great recommendations. Upon inspection the SA determined I need the v2.39.x flash update. I'm interested to feel the difference (if any). I have read its supposed to make the shifting a bit snappier...
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