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Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-20-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 463
Posted By jalanparker37
Hey Masoe, I think you are probably spot on....

Hey Masoe, I think you are probably spot on. After a few comments that I was being thrown off by the front driver's side looking low, and consulting with a friend, we checked the driver's side air...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-19-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 463
Posted By jalanparker37
Maybe I'm overthinking this?.....and the rear...

Maybe I'm overthinking this?.....and the rear driver's side bag is just not getting air? Causing the front to look lower than the passenger side as well.

But I didn't hear any sounds of an air...
Forum: X5 E70 (2007 - 2013) 07-19-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 463
Posted By jalanparker37
E70 Leveling issue - left won't raise - replaced springs and compressor already

Hey all, looking for some guidance. I replaced the air springs in the rear because they were dropping and I heard an air leak noise. Turns out the leak was not the air bags, so I bought a new...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 04-22-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 274
Posted By jalanparker37
Powered Seat not working; any way to manually adjust?

The knob for the powered forward/back seat adjustment on the driver's seat is not working. The up/down one works. And both work on the passenger side. I checked the 30amp fuse - it was ok, and I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-08-2011, 12:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,092
Posted By jalanparker37
Thanks. I called Trademotion and they simply...

Thanks. I called Trademotion and they simply won't/can't ship that part.

The insurance quote was $400 for the part. I ordered it from the local dealer for $460 which included tax. And it will get...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-08-2011, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,092
Posted By jalanparker37
Thanks for the tip RevRecksem. The first link is...

Thanks for the tip RevRecksem. The first link is removed and the second is for a 97. I have an 00 and I am pretty sure the styling changed in 99.

I looked up the part on realoem. I don't know if I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-06-2011, 11:52 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,060
Posted By jalanparker37
Sound deadening appears to be something quite...

Sound deadening appears to be something quite mimickable. Don't buy dynamat, buy whatever is cheapest! Check Amazon, I might have bought Auralex?

I did not think that the door grills popped off....
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-04-2011, 10:16 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,060
Posted By jalanparker37
No problem. Actually, if I can figure out how to...

No problem. Actually, if I can figure out how to private message I'll send you my phone and email so I can help you out easier.

If you're really serious about upgrading the sound, I do think it is...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-04-2011, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,092
Posted By jalanparker37
Victim of Hit and Run! Need help with replacement part Z3

Hey guys,

My beautiful Z3 got hit in the rear driver side above the tire last night in a hit and run. I am going to make an insurance claim since I have a low deductible, but I want to find out if...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-04-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,060
Posted By jalanparker37
Hi Epicurean, Many months ago I upgraded the...

Hi Epicurean,

Many months ago I upgraded the speakers, amp, and built/installed a sub enclosure. I took out the rears and don't miss them as I've got tons of clean power to power the fronts and...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 07-24-2011, 08:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 874
Posted By jalanparker37
I bought a 2000 Z3 2.3 with 95,000 miles a year...

I bought a 2000 Z3 2.3 with 95,000 miles a year ago for $8,100 from a dealer. It is steel grey and the paint/exterior was flawless. A seat belt plastic guide was broken (which was a much easier fix...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-13-2011, 11:29 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,060
Posted By jalanparker37
Thank you KevinR. I am replacing the amp too - it...

Thank you KevinR. I am replacing the amp too - it should arrive today.

My concern is that I think the tweeters and midrange ran from the same channel on the stock amp (and enter a crossover...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-13-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,060
Posted By jalanparker37
So....this morning I did some testing with my...

So....this morning I did some testing with my multimeter and a 9V battery.

Here's what I found:

The midrange wires in the trunk only pop the stock midrange speaker and not the stock tweeter....
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 06-12-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,060
Posted By jalanparker37
Hi All, So...it's been a few weeks since I...

Hi All,

So...it's been a few weeks since I installed the Integral Audio 8" sub enclosure (after the BSW Stage 1 and sound deadening). My honest assessment is that the improved sound is probably...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-17-2011, 06:47 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,060
Posted By jalanparker37
Ah, Florida. Can't wait to move there at the end...

Ah, Florida. Can't wait to move there at the end of summer - yeah, beginning of summer would be better but the job won't comply with that. In anticipation I bought my Z3 :)

Because of these...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-16-2011, 09:54 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,060
Posted By jalanparker37
Thanks Mpire. I suppose I could give that a try....

Thanks Mpire. I suppose I could give that a try. I sort of noticed that too, that I couldn't really observe the sounds from those speakers while driving. So does that mean that the tweeter/midrange...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-16-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 14,060
Posted By jalanparker37
Z3 Amplifier upgrade question

Hey all, this weekend I upgraded most of the speakers in my 2000 z3 2.3 and later this week the Integral Audio 8" sub kit will be arriving. I have a Rockford Fosgate P200-2 amplifier given to me for...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 05-16-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 791
Posted By jalanparker37
I bought a DICE silverline. It definitely does...

I bought a DICE silverline. It definitely does the trick. You control it through the standard head unit (cd player) controls. DICE has two models. The more advanced one can also do bluetooth. I kind...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-22-2010, 08:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,241
Posted By jalanparker37
Yeah, I ordered the part for $22 and tried super...

Yeah, I ordered the part for $22 and tried super glue. The glue held for two days, but the guide was broken in pretty bad shape so others might have more luck than I did.

Actually just yesterday I...
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-14-2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,241
Posted By jalanparker37
Thank you!!

Thank you!!
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-14-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,241
Posted By jalanparker37
Z3: Seatbelt holder replacement?

The seatbelt shoulder strap holder on the driver side is broken. Not a big deal, but is this a replaceable part?

Any help is much appreciated. Thanks!
Forum: E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002) 09-14-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,912
Posted By jalanparker37
Z3: Can anyone fetch a radio reset code?

Just bought a 2000 Z3 2.3, SN: X2176743. Called the local dealership, they would not give me the code. They said I had to take it in, which is enough of a hassle, but they also said that I needed to...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-04-2010, 10:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 10,037
Posted By jalanparker37
The car battery, right? Not the battery in the...

The car battery, right? Not the battery in the key fob, as I understand that has nothing to do with the rfid chip that starts the car.

I will go out and take a picture momentarily. The dashboard...
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-04-2010, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 10,037
Posted By jalanparker37
Need to reset key fob or replace battery?

Hi, my fiance's 2006 BMW 325i won't start when I we push the start button. I'm really not sure what to do, and I'd hate to have it towed to the dealership if I don't have to.

Some lights on the...
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