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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-20-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,518
Posted By JohnnB
Randy, maybe you should create a poll for this...

Randy,
maybe you should create a poll for this problem.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-17-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,906
Posted By JohnnB
It has a Sport button that removes the delay...

It has a Sport button that removes the delay between when you push the accelerator and when it kicks in, for lack of a better term. I think it really makes a difference. Has has much more of a kick...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-16-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,932
Posted By JohnnB
you asked about what models there are. There is...

you asked about what models there are. There is also a Z4 M. View this thread for some comments on the M compared to other models. http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=617503&highlight=
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-16-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,943
Posted By JohnnB
This forum truly is fantastic! I have been having...

This forum truly is fantastic! I have been having the same problem and it has started to get to the point where it was really worrying me. Just went outside with a flashlight and it's fixed....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-09-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,367
Posted By JohnnB
I'll let someone who has spent plenty of time in...

I'll let someone who has spent plenty of time in a Boxster give you the details, but generally Boxsters handle better than the Z4. About learning to drive stick - do you know anyone with an old...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-07-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,906
Posted By JohnnB
Congratulations!:banana::banana::banana: You...

Congratulations!:banana::banana::banana:
You will never regret it.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-29-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,906
Posted By JohnnB
How long have you been looking for a car?

How long have you been looking for a car?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-28-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,906
Posted By JohnnB
Oh yeah....doh! I guess that shows you how my...

Oh yeah....doh! I guess that shows you how my brain works ( or doesn't work) sometimes. Geez, I hate it when I say stupid stuff. I used to know what it was all about. Do I get any credit for...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-28-2012, 11:31 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,906
Posted By JohnnB
By the way, I found this somewhere when I was...

By the way, I found this somewhere when I was looking at cars if you are interested. I think it is M vs Si. Am I right?
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-28-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,906
Posted By JohnnB
I had almost the exact situation. I was going to...

I had almost the exact situation. I was going to buy an Si. I loved it, drove great, it's a really wonderful car and I would be very happy to have one. You would never be disappointed. But, my wife...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-24-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By JohnnB
I live in Florida where there is no front plate....

I live in Florida where there is no front plate. I bought an out of state car and those holes look horrible, even with colored buttons in them. You probably paid a lot for that bracket if it's like...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 04-23-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,616
Posted By JohnnB
I wouldn't be concerned about the auction. When I...

I wouldn't be concerned about the auction. When I bought my Z4M I got it from a dealer. With a little effort I found that the original owner appeared to have traded it in, it was auctioned and then...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,504
Posted By JohnnB
That's fantastic. Congratulations! :banana: You...

That's fantastic. Congratulations! :banana:
You can probably find the owners manual as a pdf for free somewhere on the internet. There may be a spare plastic emergency key in the glove box.
I...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2012, 05:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,504
Posted By JohnnB
So, how did the trip go on Thursday?

So, how did the trip go on Thursday?
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-17-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,504
Posted By JohnnB
Aw shucks. You know you need to keep her happy!

Aw shucks. You know you need to keep her happy!
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-17-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,504
Posted By JohnnB
My wife loves it and it is not hard to drive. The...

My wife loves it and it is not hard to drive. The Si is a great car and I was looking for one until I drove one back to back with an M and I couldn't go back. I have seen more than one post saying...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-17-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,504
Posted By JohnnB
Based on my experience, that sounds like a really...

Based on my experience, that sounds like a really good price. I was looking for a low mileage 2006 Z4M and ended up buying last September. Those were all around that price for one with lower mileage...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-03-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,049
Posted By JohnnB
Pictures and everything! Thanks for taking all...

Pictures and everything! Thanks for taking all that time - I really appreciate it!
I see you bought your sons 2011 cars....can I be your son? Please.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-03-2011, 06:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,049
Posted By JohnnB
What are the 2005-2006 Z4 body style changes

I know there were some body style changes in the Z4 from 2005 to 2006, but when I try to look up what they were everything I see just says the style was "tweaked" or "updated" or something else...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-27-2011, 06:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 659
Posted By JohnnB
Thanks for the help!! It works perfectly now. I...

Thanks for the help!! It works perfectly now. I had searched for it, but didn't see the old post.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-26-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 659
Posted By JohnnB
2006 z4 window reverse sensitivity - or whatever that is called

When the top is up and the power window raises and hits something - like your dogs head hanging out of the window, oops - it reverses and goes down. I think mine may be too sensitive. When I click...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-23-2011, 08:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By JohnnB
The first washing has been a real pain - they...

The first washing has been a real pain - they slathered on too much of some type of greasy wheel dressing. With no exaggeration, getting on the highway sprayed at least half of each side with that...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-22-2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By JohnnB
It's a roadster. I really love the looks of the...

It's a roadster. I really love the looks of the coupe, but I couldn't buy something without a soft-top when it's perfect weather for one even during most of the winter. Chickdr (that name could go...
Forum: E36 /7 Z3 (1996-2002) 10-21-2011, 07:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,312
Posted By JohnnB
Tacky is age dependent - under 20, it's way...

Tacky is age dependent - under 20, it's way cool...20-25 not too cool....over 25 definitely tacky, over 40 - you need to get over your mid-life crisis quick and get it off the windows
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-21-2011, 05:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,192
Posted By JohnnB
$28,000 - I would have to wait a long time to...

$28,000 - I would have to wait a long time to find that around here considering the condition. Plus, I specifically wanted white. I have had absolutely no luck finding anything near that price in...
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