Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > Z Series > E89 Z4 (2009 - current)

E89 Z4 (2009 - current)

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-15-2012, 06:34 AM
bluedraggon bluedraggon is offline
Registered User
Location: michigan
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 4
Mein Auto: 09 z4 35i
high clutch

hello all
i just got a 09 cop z4 35i and the clutch feels like it is grabbing at the top of the throw. also i get a funny smell when shifting into seccond when the rpm are over 5k.
the car has 30k on it and is under the factorey warentee still .
is my clutch gone?
Reply With Quote
Advertisement
  #2  
Old 08-21-2012, 06:39 PM
RufusKing RufusKing is offline
Officially Welcomed to the 'Fest
Location: Florida
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 286
Send a message via MSN to RufusKing
Mein Auto: Z4 3.0i Roadster
Quote:
Originally Posted by bluedraggon View Post
hello all
i just got a 09 cop z4 35i and the clutch feels like it is grabbing at the top of the throw. also i get a funny smell when shifting into seccond when the rpm are over 5k.
the car has 30k on it and is under the factorey warentee still .
is my clutch gone?
Yes your clutch is worn out. That smell is the slipping when you dump the clutch. The factory warranty should cover it.
__________________
This one is called OPey

2009 BMW Z4 sDrive 3.0i


I call her weezey

2006 BMW Z4 3.0i Roadster - Sold and I miss her.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-21-2012, 06:43 PM
mclaren's Avatar
mclaren mclaren is offline
Chairman of the Bored
Location: Central Florida
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Posts: 3,086
Mein Auto: 2013 650i Coupe
They may say the clutch has been abused and not cover it.
__________________

2012 328i Coupe
2013 650i Coupe ( retired for Porsche 911 )
Porsche got the 911 right ( after they tried everything else lol )
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Forum Navigation
Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > Z Series > E89 Z4 (2009 - current)
Today's Posts Search
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:17 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms