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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Today, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By chickdr
I use Hawk ceramic pads. No dust but they are...

I use Hawk ceramic pads. No dust but they are noisier than the stock pads.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) Today, 01:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 483
Posted By chickdr
I bought a generic replacement off EBay when mine...

I bought a generic replacement off EBay when mine failed. Works perfectly with no leaks. I paid less than 10 bucks shipped. Here is one like it for 6.99 shipped... No need for an OEM part at all...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-22-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 939
Posted By chickdr
Sorry, I just saw this. I assume you have the...

Sorry, I just saw this. I assume you have the car done by now, but there are many good shops around the area. Did the quotes above come from Buckhead Motor Works?(they are the only indie I have...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-22-2017, 07:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 360
Posted By chickdr
I would not spend that kind of money as the OEM...

I would not spend that kind of money as the OEM mic is not very good. An earpiece is cheapest, or an Audiovox Mediabridge would be a lot more cost effective. Also check out GROM or Parrot. They...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-03-2017, 07:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 939
Posted By chickdr
Please post pics when you get the car.

Please post pics when you get the car.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-01-2017, 06:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 651
Posted By chickdr
Great job. 22 bucks is a steal.

Great job. 22 bucks is a steal.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-31-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 475
Posted By chickdr
How strange. I wonder if it was added in 2006?

How strange. I wonder if it was added in 2006?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-31-2017, 08:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 475
Posted By chickdr
???? There is a light between the gauges(see...

???? There is a light between the gauges(see attached photo). It doesn't specify what is open but tells you something isn't latched correctly. Maybe your light isn't working properly....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-28-2017, 08:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 939
Posted By chickdr
Let us know if you end up with a Z4!:thumbup:

Let us know if you end up with a Z4!:thumbup:
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-26-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 939
Posted By chickdr
I don't know where you are in Atlanta, but I like...

I don't know where you are in Atlanta, but I like Buckhead Motor Works in Sandy Springs (https://www.buckheadmotorworks.com/). They are nice guys and seem very honest. They treat my M well. I...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-25-2017, 06:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,599
Posted By chickdr
No clicks on mine.

No clicks on mine.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-24-2017, 12:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 582
Posted By chickdr
I remember reading about someone who tired one...

I remember reading about someone who tired one and was not impressed. Very difficult to fit correctly.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-22-2017, 05:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,599
Posted By chickdr
That one should be according to the list from...

That one should be according to the list from RealOEM above....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-19-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 352
Posted By chickdr
Check on www.realoem.com and put in your VIN...

Check on www.realoem.com and put in your VIN number to browse parts for the wheel well. Should be on the pic.... ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-17-2017, 11:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 482
Posted By chickdr
https://www.ecstuning.com/b-genuine-bmw-parts/door...

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-genuine-bmw-parts/door-woofer-speaker-priced-each/65139143269/

Unless you have the Carver subs. Here is a used one for 90 shipped: ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-17-2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 482
Posted By chickdr
Your dealership can't get one?

Your dealership can't get one?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-17-2017, 01:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By chickdr
I believe what you need is either part...

I believe what you need is either part #51137078263 or #51137078264 depending one which side it is. It has to be painted which will be the difficult part as it is sold "primed" from the store. Here...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-13-2017, 09:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,073
Posted By chickdr
What did you buy? When I just looked at the web...

What did you buy? When I just looked at the web site the info says the module will not work for E85/E86. ...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-07-2017, 10:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,096
Posted By chickdr
Holy thread revival! The last post was 6/05!!!

Holy thread revival! The last post was 6/05!!!
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-29-2016, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 511
Posted By chickdr
But is it worth 40-50 bucks extra? You have to...

But is it worth 40-50 bucks extra? You have to take the old one out either way, why not just replace the bulb on the old one and put it back in?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-28-2016, 01:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 511
Posted By chickdr
It is a burned out bulb. If you go to a dealer...

It is a burned out bulb. If you go to a dealer they will tell you to buy the socket with the bulb(at a ridiculous price - $40 is the cheapest on EBay), but you can simply by a bulb for about $6 and...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-20-2016, 02:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By chickdr
Yep...

Yep...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-17-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,599
Posted By chickdr
Let us know what you find out and how you resolve...

Let us know what you find out and how you resolve it. May be useful for others on the forum.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-16-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,599
Posted By chickdr
Did you not see my post? If you send yours off...

Did you not see my post? If you send yours off to the place I suggested you will know for sure if it is the amp. Then you can decide if you want yours fixed, or to buy another unit. All of this...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-15-2016, 03:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,599
Posted By chickdr
This is why I suggested sending yours for repair....

This is why I suggested sending yours for repair. They will do a diagnostic for $25 and tell you if it is broken or not and if it is repairable. $350 would be the total if they can repair yours...
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