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Old 09-24-2012, 05:28 AM
resunoiz resunoiz is offline
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Originally Posted by jpoe6 View Post
Looking at buying a 1998 z3 with 28k miles. Its always been garage kept and looks brand new. Problem is it has been sitting for almost 2 years. I was looking for some advice as to what to look for and what I can expect to repair? I was planning on draining oil and replacing all filters. How hard is it to drain the fuel from a z3? any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
draining fuel is useful if it won't start

in other case, put some "fresh" on on it, then use it till the end.
Then fill the entire fuel tank with fresh fuel, and add an additive (don't know what's the best to use, I used it a lot of years ago the last time) to clear all the "stuffs" in the fuel lines.

THEN change engine filter, all the dirts would have gone on it

think oil and fluid change (that you correctly wrote you're planning to do ) is the most important thing to do
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