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Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-08-2015, 05:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By flahertb
1.78 amp draw with the key out.... Guess the next...

1.78 amp draw with the key out.... Guess the next thing is to start pulling fuses!
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-07-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By flahertb
Thanks Fast Bob. Will track those vids down and...

Thanks Fast Bob. Will track those vids down and see what I can find.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 10-07-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By flahertb
Dash lights on without key in

My 02 325Xi started with a new learning opportunity yesterday. When I shut off the car, the brake lights, battery indicator, traction control, e brake lights all come on as well as the DRL's and the...
Forum: X3 E83 (2004 - 2010) 10-05-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 530
Posted By flahertb
I have the same year in a 2.5. We have 180K on...

I have the same year in a 2.5. We have 180K on ours and love it. I few things I would check and ask about. When was the CCV last replaced? What is the oil consumption? We are using a quart about...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-04-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By flahertb
+1 on the ZHP weighted knob

+1 on the ZHP weighted knob
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 08-20-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By flahertb
Sounds like a GM5 problem. Check out this link. ...

Sounds like a GM5 problem. Check out this link. They have troubleshooting and quick repair service


https://www.bmwgm5.com/bmwgm5/GM5_Repair_Service.htm
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-31-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 670
Posted By flahertb
Bummer, support posts are always in the wrong...

Bummer, support posts are always in the wrong spot***128553;
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 05-30-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 670
Posted By flahertb
How deep is your garage? My winter routine is to...

How deep is your garage? My winter routine is to wash, wax, change the oil put some bounce sheets inthe cabin and trunk. I put the car up on casters, cover it and push it so it is across the back...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 05-06-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By flahertb
My 2002 325xi has rust on both rear wheel arches,...

My 2002 325xi has rust on both rear wheel arches, the drivers door and rocker panel and the bottom edge of the trunk lid. I am disappointed with all of the rust, but it is new england and it has not...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-05-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By flahertb
That was my first big trip after we bought our Z....

That was my first big trip after we bought our Z. From there it was onto the Tail of the Dragon. Have fun - I am jealous
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 03-01-2015, 07:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By flahertb
Hey Twixboy, I am up almost in NH. My garage is...

Hey Twixboy, I am up almost in NH. My garage is more of a barn, without a cover i would have quite the layer of dirt in the Spring.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-27-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 893
Posted By flahertb
+1 Ultimate Cup Holders.

+1 Ultimate Cup Holders.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-27-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By flahertb
I uncovered the car for just a few minutes last...

I uncovered the car for just a few minutes last weekend to check and make sure it was wintering through without any problems. Brought a big smile to my face. Can't wait for warm weather. It has...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-23-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,683
Posted By flahertb
The Z4 always has a spot in the garage. My daily...

The Z4 always has a spot in the garage. My daily driver sits out in the driveway year round.
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-04-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 888
Posted By flahertb
I had a similar problem. The lights would come...

I had a similar problem. The lights would come on, there would sometimes be loss of power and then they would go off. My problem turned out to be a faulty brake pedal switch. I replaced the switch...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-22-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,067
Posted By flahertb
I will wave, I like the camaraderie, imagined or...

I will wave, I like the camaraderie, imagined or not.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-07-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 480
Posted By flahertb
Mice Get Revenge

My winter storage routine has worked well every winter. I have not had a problem with critters getting into the car or engine. I have had the car out for a few weeks now and needed to do some work...
Forum: New England Region - MA, ME, NH, RI, and VT 06-07-2013, 06:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 963
Posted By flahertb
Hey Ph0bic, Precision is awesome. Went...

Hey Ph0bic,

Precision is awesome. Went there spoke to Nike. He painted the skirt for a third the price that BWM quoted. Did an awesome job.

The new skirt is back and on the car - matches...
Forum: New England Region - MA, ME, NH, RI, and VT 04-01-2013, 09:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 963
Posted By flahertb
Thanks - that was my first stop - talked with Rob...

Thanks - that was my first stop - talked with Rob in the Body Shop. Would like to get at least one more quote before making the decision.
Forum: New England Region - MA, ME, NH, RI, and VT 03-26-2013, 05:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 963
Posted By flahertb
Nashua, NH Paint shop

I bought new drivers side skirt for my Z4. Looking for a good paint shop in the Nashua, NH area to have it painted. Anyone have any recommendations?

Thanks,

Bill
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 10-05-2012, 07:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,860
Posted By flahertb
I use the Ctek battery charger. I hook it up...

I use the Ctek battery charger. I hook it up directly to the battery and run the wires out of the trunk. I was worried about the trunk lid cutting the wires, but the sealing rubber leaves enough...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-29-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 4
Z4 Roadster (E85) Squeaky Rear Suspension
Views: 2,560
Posted By flahertb
Thanks I've got the exact same symptom. Will be...

Thanks I've got the exact same symptom. Will be checking out the brake cable.
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-29-2012, 06:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,860
Posted By flahertb
Critters as in the 4 legged variety (mice and...

Critters as in the 4 legged variety (mice and chipmunks). I use the same oil that is used in candy making it is pretty strong and lasts all winter and as an added bonus the car smells better than...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 09-28-2012, 05:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,860
Posted By flahertb
I have stored mine in our Garage/Barn for the...

I have stored mine in our Garage/Barn for the past 3 winters using the following:

Oil Change
Battery Tender
Seafoam in the gas tank to stabilize the fuel and a full tank of gas
Small dish of...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 09-02-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,215
Posted By flahertb
Both Window Regulators on the front doors are...

Both Window Regulators on the front doors are acting up
Brown stripe on bottom of outside mirror drivers side
Oil level sensor
Row of LED's out on the radio display
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