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1998 z3

  1. Cars - Private Party
    In San Antonio, TX: Have 98 Z3 2.8L with about 167k miles that I need to sell quickly to avoid insurance and registration renewals. Asking $2000 OBO. Decent running condition, but here's what it needs: new top (rear window torn out), new a/c compressor, new driver seat leather upholstery, two...
  2. E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002)
    I have a 1998 Z3 2.8L that I want to change out to a 3.2L. Any suggestions before I try this? I have a striped spark plug insert in the head and tried a heilacoil, still too lose. Thanks, Hal
  3. E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002)
    I've got a '98 Z3 with the 2.8L engine. The previous owner had replaced the head gasket (he appears to be a "shade tree" mechanic, so I'm not sure how much he knows about BMWs). The engine ran OK, but it had bit of a misfire at low RPMs. MIL light was on. I drove it around for 15 or 20 miles...
  4. E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002)
    I just bought a 1998 z-3 with 1.9 inline 4 cyl. I would like to check power steering fluid level. There is a shroud covering the whole area above the unit. How do I get to it without taking the whole thing apart? Owners manual not very helpful. Thanks,
  5. E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002)
    Hello! I've found the connector access on the passenger side. I've slid the little plastic "hatch" off to reveal what looks like a cap instead of the "female" pin connection. This "cap" is secured by 2 small screws. Should I remove the screws and the "cap" to gain access to the connection...
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