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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-25-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 154
Posted By Clearancediver
Look to see if it isn't oil dripping onto the...

Look to see if it isn't oil dripping onto the passenger side exhaust manifold heat shield (horizontal)... Or similar oil leak dripping from the VANOS/head gasket on to the same area/heat shield

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Forum: Cars - Private Party 08-22-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 507
Posted By Clearancediver
I have sports pkg in my 2004 3.0i Sent...

I have sports pkg in my 2004 3.0i


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-22-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 150
Posted By Clearancediver
Electric window

Think you missed that his drivers side window closes but not the passenger side...

Re-initializing or resetting that window is what I suggested.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-22-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 150
Posted By Clearancediver
You likely need to reset the window... Push...

You likely need to reset the window... Push button to lower window.... Hold button down when window is fully open/down for about 5 seconds or so to clear/put into reset mode.

Raise window to...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-22-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 150
Posted By Clearancediver
On my car I have to continue holding the button...

On my car I have to continue holding the button for some 3-5 seconds after the roof closes for the car to initiate the windows closing. I usually just stop pushing the button after the roof latches...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-19-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 466
Posted By Clearancediver
Should be easy to find. Look in your battery...

Should be easy to find. Look in your battery compartment on left hand side facing towards front of car..... There is a single wire/connection leading to the power/battery connection(s) on that...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-18-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 466
Posted By Clearancediver
The broken wire is the connection I referred to...

The broken wire is the connection I referred to in my post. Interesting to see someone else confirm the issue causing a airbag code. Be interesting to see what code was generated.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-14-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 466
Posted By Clearancediver
For what it's worth.... My airbag light issue was...

For what it's worth.... My airbag light issue was traced back by a BMW tech to a dirty connection in the battery compartment of my 2004 3.0i.... It's the single wire connection that goes to a series...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-14-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 466
Posted By Clearancediver
The replacement should have been under warranty....

The replacement should have been under warranty. Did you not get it replaced at the time? If not you are probably out if luck for warranty replacement if you didn't....and followed the SA's advice....
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-09-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 396
Posted By Clearancediver
Have heated seats that I use frequently......

Have heated seats that I use frequently... Curious to know if they work sufficiently well with the neoprene covers installed over top. I did see the option to have the seat covers heated but since I...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-06-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By Clearancediver
Open passenger door. Unless the 2003 is different...

Open passenger door. Unless the 2003 is different from my 20004, where the dash wraps around into the door frame you will see the deactivation (key required) switch..... The procedure etc is in the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 08-01-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 729
Posted By Clearancediver
Look at a cheap office seat...the kind where you...

Look at a cheap office seat...the kind where you turn a knob to secure the seat back in a higher position. It's that type of knob.... It's not part of car...


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-25-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 219
Posted By Clearancediver
May have some air in hydraulic system. It's...

May have some air in hydraulic system. It's designed to purge the air from the system by it self according to the threads/experts. Give it time to self purge first...


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-24-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Clearancediver
"here's a picture of it next to the c25 114. ...

"here's a picture of it next to the c25 114. looks just like the dealer one i pulled and tossed earlier this week."

Same experience.... The c25 114 used to replace my c25 114/1 filter was...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-20-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 149
Posted By Clearancediver
Up side..... Sent from BimmerApp mobile...

Up side.....


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-13-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By Clearancediver
You can find the proper amp part number here... ...

You can find the proper amp part number here... www.realoem.com

Put your last 7 digits of your VIN where it asks for it...

If your system is a non DSP base the amps aren't too terribly...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 07-08-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 288
Posted By Clearancediver
Likely the o ring in the hose connection to the...

Likely the o ring in the hose connection to the expansion tank is leaking. You should either replace that hose or remove/lubricate/replace as a minimum.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-19-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By Clearancediver
www.realoem.com Sent from BimmerApp...

www.realoem.com


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-11-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 266
Posted By Clearancediver
Reset light and see if it comes back on....before...

Reset light and see if it comes back on....before spending more money.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-11-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 205
Posted By Clearancediver
Have you checked your car battery voltage? The...

Have you checked your car battery voltage? The battery might be in need of replacement or perhaps alternator regulator failed and driving on strictly battery has driven battery voltage down to where...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-10-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,131
Posted By Clearancediver
Read a post where the OP made a frame as you are...

Read a post where the OP made a frame as you are suggesting to do. He tested the opening/closing of the top before re-installing on the frame.


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-10-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 379
Posted By Clearancediver
Honestly don't know ... Have a beer and relax.......

Honestly don't know ... Have a beer and relax....

Then.....

Keys still start car so it's just remote functions that are pouched at the moment. I would read all the procedures again and then...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-10-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 379
Posted By Clearancediver
Read link procedures again.... Try method 3.... ...

Read link procedures again.... Try method 3....


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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-09-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 379
Posted By Clearancediver
The last steps of the procedure here.....in step...

The last steps of the procedure here.....in step 5.... Are you still holding down the lock button when you release the unlock button for the second key? With both keys being re keyed/initialized in...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-09-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 346
Posted By Clearancediver
Two things I would do....Check the wire loom to...

Two things I would do....Check the wire loom to the amp for frayed wires... open up the amp to see if any of the amp components are showing scorch marks.

What I wouldn't do is install a new amp...
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