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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-07-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By ZEEBOY
If I remember correctly, when I changed my...

If I remember correctly, when I changed my battery a couple years ago, I put one of those little 9 volt current maintainer gizmos in the cigarette lighter while I changed the battery...I had...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 02-06-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By ZEEBOY
Need more detail frankiefutta...in the interim,...

Need more detail frankiefutta...in the interim, find the source wire to power for the alarm and disconnect...recharge battery and see what happens...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 02-05-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 10,331
Posted By ZEEBOY
Jeffs testimony, at age 24, is validation that...

Jeffs testimony, at age 24, is validation that these cars are not just MLC vehicles....hey, I've had this obsession since I was in my teens...now going on 73...I can relate that the desire for...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-23-2016, 03:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 490
Posted By ZEEBOY
Trying to fully understand the problem 1. Is...

Trying to fully understand the problem
1. Is the heat coming out the drivers side vent really hot when temp control is set at full heat?
2. Is the temp gauge on the dash correct, should be right in...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-18-2016, 08:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 829
Posted By ZEEBOY
If noise levels are any concern to you purchase a...

If noise levels are any concern to you purchase a Z3 coupe...I have owned two roadsters and two coupes..I like the looks of the coupe and it is much more quiet...it's an old person thing on the...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 01-12-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 331
Posted By ZEEBOY
Had that episode happen on my Z3 coupe a couple...

Had that episode happen on my Z3 coupe a couple times, although there was no battery indicator fault, ..there was an issue with the drivers side tail light...fixed that and did a reset, never had the...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-08-2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By ZEEBOY
BeEmWu, irrespective of blown resistors in the...

BeEmWu, irrespective of blown resistors in the fan resistor pack and temp door adjustments etc.., of the four Z3's I have owned, with the temp dial set at full heat, when you rotate the dial back...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 01-08-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,949
Posted By ZEEBOY
DMO94556, I purchased the posted rack in...

DMO94556, I purchased the posted rack in December...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-27-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 10,331
Posted By ZEEBOY
Z4 ownership

Wddii, agree on those European cars...Peugeot was the most comfortable car I ever drove...guess you can attain that when you make your own shocks..chuckle..I have owned mgbgt's since 1966, in fact...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-17-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 740
Posted By ZEEBOY
Kudos looking2win...an interesting and innovative...

Kudos looking2win...an interesting and innovative solution to your problem...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 12-13-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 740
Posted By ZEEBOY
My guess is porosity in the nylon gear (a fairly...

My guess is porosity in the nylon gear (a fairly common intermittent issue with nylon/plastic parts) from the supplier..a properly molded nylon gear should more than last the life of the car..
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-11-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 572
Posted By ZEEBOY
Put new tires on a Dodge pickup several years ago...

Put new tires on a Dodge pickup several years ago at a local tire shop...was a hundred miles from home in January and had a flat tire..I could not get the wheel off, AAA could not get the wheel off,...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-08-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,034
Posted By ZEEBOY
I have complained on various threads over the...

I have complained on various threads over the years about how uncomfortable Z3 seats are....I learned something about six months ago that has caused me to revise my opinion. I am a short guy, @...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 12-01-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,794
Posted By ZEEBOY
Footnote: For those of you contemplating...

Footnote: For those of you contemplating replacing the factory radio with something different, here is a hint. When your factory radio is pulled out, but the harness is still connected to the radio...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-30-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,794
Posted By ZEEBOY
Ihackall....you can simply use the adaptor and...

Ihackall....you can simply use the adaptor and plug it in.
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-24-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,794
Posted By ZEEBOY
Aha...the Purist vs. the Modifier dilemma....this...

Aha...the Purist vs. the Modifier dilemma....this always ends in a stalemate....why? Because both schools of thought make great points! :-)
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-23-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,794
Posted By ZEEBOY
Top bird, you make an excellent point..when all...

Top bird, you make an excellent point..when all is well, it is a great system.
My CD43 never failed me, but my changer has been troublesome the last few years. I simply got tired of tearing out all...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-23-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,794
Posted By ZEEBOY
CarterTG, your write up is excellent! I really...

CarterTG, your write up is excellent!
I really like the similar 8700BS as far as appearance and Sirius capability. But, I believe the Pioneer DEH-X8700BS has the same drawback as the BH regarding...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-23-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,794
Posted By ZEEBOY
Radio

Thinking about this for a future install...looks clean...Sirius ready with contols in the head unit...good color matches
Pioneer DEH X8700BS

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Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-23-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 759
Posted By ZEEBOY
Twixboy, another consideration are those small...

Twixboy, another consideration are those small propane radiant heaters, as opposed to the larger forced air ones. Typically, you simply attach the radiant screen to the top of the propane bottle. I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-22-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 896
Posted By ZEEBOY
Geist, I live in SW Ohio. I do keep the Z3...

Geist, I live in SW Ohio. I do keep the Z3 garaged all winter (do it all year actually) but I never have actually "put up" or stored my Z3 in the winter. There are normally 15-20 days December thru...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 11-22-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 759
Posted By ZEEBOY
Develope some method of venting with propane...

Develope some method of venting with propane heat...if you do not you will have headaches or worse...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-22-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,794
Posted By ZEEBOY
The BMW radio antenna adaptor is a simple snap on...

The BMW radio antenna adaptor is a simple snap on install, it is available through eBay, Amazon etc. for @ $5....Crutchfield gives it to you for free
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-17-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,794
Posted By ZEEBOY
I feel the same way about the small buttons Dave,...

I feel the same way about the small buttons Dave, that is the one feature I liked on the CD-43. I have been using the Sony provided remote which has buttons that are considerably larger than the head...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 11-17-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,396
Posted By ZEEBOY
Sorry Vintage, perhaps it is just a matter of...

Sorry Vintage, perhaps it is just a matter of semantics...Z3's will become more desirable as time goes by for sure...
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