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by johnz3
Sun 04 Oct, 2015 11:16
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: door handles
Replies: 8
Views: 641

Re: door handles

I think it about getting them off to be able to spray
by johnz3
Sat 03 Oct, 2015 14:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: door handles
Replies: 8
Views: 641

Re: door handles

Did mine this way on my Z3 Estoril Blue 3.0i sport. Paint was mixed at Halfords. Roughed up with wet and dry, primed, painted and then lacquered. Came up a treat.
by johnz3
Tue 29 Sep, 2015 16:53
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2084
Views: 218317

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

Hi Mike.

I am glad the car has gone to a forum member and Z enthusiast. Good luck with posting pictures.......................

John
by johnz3
Sat 26 Sep, 2015 17:24
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

Re: BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale

Thanks. Hopefully be on the forum again in the new year.
by johnz3
Sat 26 Sep, 2015 16:01
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

Re: BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale

Car just sold to forum member who I think will announce himself shortly.

Will be looking for a Z4 or dare I say a Boxster S next Spring.

Thanks for all the advice over the past years.
by johnz3
Sun 20 Sep, 2015 11:30
Forum: Computer help
Topic: PM stuck in outbox
Replies: 2
Views: 2559

Re: PM stuck in outbox

Brilliant. Thanks.
by johnz3
Sun 20 Sep, 2015 10:42
Forum: Computer help
Topic: Deleting PMs
Replies: 6
Views: 624

Re: Deleting PMs

Tried a few times. Just stuck in outbox. Turned the tablet on and off a few times as well.
by johnz3
Sun 20 Sep, 2015 10:12
Forum: Computer help
Topic: PM stuck in outbox
Replies: 2
Views: 2559

PM stuck in outbox

HI, Had a PM stuck in outbook all morning. Got plenty of % left in inbox and sent box. Any ideas please.
by johnz3
Sun 20 Sep, 2015 10:09
Forum: Computer help
Topic: Deleting PMs
Replies: 6
Views: 624

Re: Email stuck in outlook box

Hi. Had an email stuck in outbook all morning. Got plenty of % left in inbox and sent box. Any ideas please.
by johnz3
Sun 20 Sep, 2015 08:12
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

Re: BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale

Not yet. Forum members first. Thoughts on that are 'no cost' and that they can view my posts and take view on the car. That should give potential buyers a degree of confidence.
by johnz3
Sun 20 Sep, 2015 08:03
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

Re: BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale

Thanks. That is my view. Could put up for £6,500 but would only end up coming down to £6,000 anyway.
by johnz3
Sat 19 Sep, 2015 20:28
Forum: Computer help
Topic: Deleting PMs
Replies: 6
Views: 624

Re: Deleting PMs

Brilliant. Just done. Still got a message in the outbox but will hopefully go off now. Thanks again.
by johnz3
Sat 19 Sep, 2015 19:56
Forum: Computer help
Topic: Deleting PMs
Replies: 6
Views: 624

Deleting PMs

I am trying to send a pm and it is stuck in my outbox. I see that I am 98% full in my inbox and 100% full in my outbox. Looking to delete old pms but cannot see how. Any advice please. Thanks
by johnz3
Sat 19 Sep, 2015 16:06
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1009

BMW 3.0i Z3 for sale

Have now decided to sell my BMW Z3 3.0I Sport. Thought about it earlier in the year but have now decided to sell. Email me if you wish for more details and pictures and if you leave a number I will call you. So its a BMW Z3 3.0i Sport. It is 2002 car in Estoril Blue. Has 67,000 on the clock. MOT til...
by johnz3
Sun 06 Sep, 2015 11:31
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Replacing spark plugs
Replies: 8
Views: 974

Re: Replacing spark plugs

Thanks Brian
by johnz3
Sun 06 Sep, 2015 09:17
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Replacing spark plugs
Replies: 8
Views: 974

Re: Replacing spark plugs

Going to do that myself in a couple of weeks time so would appreciate peoples advice. Thanks
by johnz3
Sat 29 Aug, 2015 19:56
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: gear knob lights
Replies: 11
Views: 1097

Re: gear knob lights

The one in my 2003 3.0i sport lights up.
by johnz3
Fri 28 Aug, 2015 07:42
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Thompy's Z3 1.8 '97
Replies: 20
Views: 3521

Re: Thompy's Z3 1.8 '97

Car looks stunning. I would not worry too much about the M police. I took my mats to a carpet shop and they took a copy of the mat and I choose from an off cut what I wanted. They then cut out the pattern and edged the mats in what ever colour I wanted. You could choose something M related. When I s...
by johnz3
Sun 23 Aug, 2015 09:44
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: 3.0i BMW Z3 Spark plugs
Replies: 7
Views: 996

Re: 3.0i BMW Z3 Spark plugs

Great. Thanks everyone.
by johnz3
Sat 22 Aug, 2015 19:08
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: 3.0i BMW Z3 Spark plugs
Replies: 7
Views: 996

Re: 3.0i BMW Z3 Spark plugs

Thanks. I will have a look.
by johnz3
Sat 22 Aug, 2015 11:01
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: 3.0i BMW Z3 Spark plugs
Replies: 7
Views: 996

3.0i BMW Z3 Spark plugs

I want to change my spark plugs. Is there a view on what the best plugs are please. Also do they come already 'gapped' Thanks.
by johnz3
Wed 12 Aug, 2015 20:49
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Just bought a Z3 2.8, very low miles
Replies: 5
Views: 1440

Re: Just bought a Z3 2.8, very low miles

Looks great. Welcome to the forum.
by johnz3
Sun 02 Aug, 2015 06:20
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My TR4 replacement. Just Love it..!
Replies: 5
Views: 1564

Re: My TR4 replacement. Just Love it..!

Very nice looking car. 3.0i sport or 2.2?. No ariel?
by johnz3
Tue 28 Jul, 2015 20:29
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: Z3 3.0 in Onger High Street
Replies: 6
Views: 681

Re: Z3 3.0 in Onger High Street

Cheers
by johnz3
Tue 28 Jul, 2015 05:36
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: Z3 3.0 in Onger High Street
Replies: 6
Views: 681

Re: Z3 3.0 in Onger High Street

Sorry, should have said. Silver.

As you come through the high street from Epping way the car was parked on the left. Just saw the rear of it.
by johnz3
Mon 27 Jul, 2015 17:15
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: Z3 3.0 in Onger High Street
Replies: 6
Views: 681

Z3 3.0 in Onger High Street

Looked in lovely condition. Spooted about 4.15pm.
by johnz3
Sat 27 Jun, 2015 17:44
Forum: Performance
Topic: Redex
Replies: 11
Views: 1813

Re: Redex

Yes that was the programme. Am going to try the treatment in the week.
by johnz3
Fri 26 Jun, 2015 07:54
Forum: Performance
Topic: Redex
Replies: 11
Views: 1813

Re: Redex

Cheers. Worth a £5 so will give it a try.
by johnz3
Fri 26 Jun, 2015 06:53
Forum: Performance
Topic: Redex
Replies: 11
Views: 1813

Redex

Just watched a Fifth Gear programme where they went through some increased performance enhancements. One of those was the use of Redex. Not worried about power improvements, more the cleaning of the fuel system. Anyone used it and can recommend it please. Also what happens to the 'muck' after the sy...
by johnz3
Fri 12 Jun, 2015 15:45
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Bye Bye Z3
Replies: 3
Views: 907

Re: Bye Bye Z3

Hi Taffzee.

Did you garage your z3 and if so does your z4 still fit. Thinking maybe a bit of a silly question cos you could have a double garage, but you get where I am coming from cos I have a single garage. Thanks.
by johnz3
Sat 30 May, 2015 18:44
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Window Blanket
Replies: 0
Views: 437

Window Blanket

Anyone got one for sale please?
by johnz3
Mon 25 May, 2015 20:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: gear stick
Replies: 2
Views: 432

Re: gear stick

Others will advise for sure but think it might only be the 'sport' models that have the illuminated gear stick.
by johnz3
Sun 24 May, 2015 08:43
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: BMW Z3 3.0 RE-SALE PRICES
Replies: 3
Views: 763

Re: BMW Z3 3.0 RE-SALE PRICES

I had a quick look last night having brought mine for £4250 (advertised for (£5000) in Feb 2014. Seems that an up to date price is more in the region of £6000 so perhaps a positive move upwards.
by johnz3
Sat 23 May, 2015 09:02
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: BMW QUIZ
Replies: 4
Views: 967

Re: BMW QUIZ

Thanks. Will certainly help me.............
by johnz3
Fri 22 May, 2015 20:07
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Z3M Roadster S54 for sale?
Replies: 47
Views: 4901

Re: Z3M Roadster S54 for sale?

Ok. Thanks.
by johnz3
Fri 22 May, 2015 19:43
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Z3M Roadster S54 for sale?
Replies: 47
Views: 4901

Re: Z3M Roadster S54 for sale?

That is the OP's car

What does OP refer to please
by johnz3
Wed 13 May, 2015 19:05
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Bertiejaffa's ///M
Replies: 63
Views: 11438

Re: Bertiejaffa's ///M

Like it
by johnz3
Sat 09 May, 2015 21:19
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Door Kick Plates (aluminium with zroadster) on them
Replies: 3
Views: 559

Door Kick Plates (aluminium with zroadster) on them

When cleaning around the inner door areas I caught the cloth under the edge of the above and it pulled up the first couple of inches leaving a crease in the aluminium. If I can remove I am sure I can remove the cresase. Thought I had read about removing them but cannot find. Anyone removed one pleas...
by johnz3
Sat 02 May, 2015 23:09
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Cruise to Duxford spring meet 03/05/2015
Replies: 40
Views: 4269

Re: Cruise to Duxford spring meet 03/05/2015

Just got home Spain 10 mins ago. I will be there.
by johnz3
Mon 20 Apr, 2015 21:11
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rear speaker removal passenger side
Replies: 4
Views: 375

Re: Rear speaker removal passenger side

Cheers for that. Bit more difficult than I had thought. Wonder why it is so difficult to remove one.
by johnz3
Sun 19 Apr, 2015 09:47
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rear speaker removal passenger side
Replies: 4
Views: 375

Rear speaker removal passenger side

I seem to recall seeing that to access the above the roll hoop needs to be removed. Anyone done this and can provide a guide. Thanks.
by johnz3
Sat 18 Apr, 2015 15:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2084
Views: 218317

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

VIC Check?
by johnz3
Fri 17 Apr, 2015 20:26
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Exhaust Question
Replies: 33
Views: 3545

Re: Exhaust Question

Thanks. Learning all the time ......
by johnz3
Fri 17 Apr, 2015 19:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Exhaust Question
Replies: 33
Views: 3545

Re: Exhaust Question

In Zed-dan's picture is that the vacuum solenoid as opposed to the valve?
by johnz3
Fri 17 Apr, 2015 17:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Exhaust Question
Replies: 33
Views: 3545

Re: Exhaust Question

Ok. Thanks.
by johnz3
Fri 17 Apr, 2015 16:36
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Exhaust Question
Replies: 33
Views: 3545

Re: Exhaust Question

Thanks for that. Had a quik feel under last weekend and could feel what is shown in the picture. Will have a proper look tomorrow. Would you know if all 3.0i Zs should have what is shown in the picture. Thanks.
by johnz3
Wed 15 Apr, 2015 17:41
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Staggard Wheels
Replies: 4
Views: 608

Re: Staggard Wheels

Thanks Brian. Will have a look tomorrow.
by johnz3
Tue 14 Apr, 2015 21:00
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Staggard Wheels
Replies: 4
Views: 608

Re: Staggard Wheels

Ok. Thanks
by johnz3
Tue 14 Apr, 2015 20:37
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Staggard Wheels
Replies: 4
Views: 608

Staggard Wheels

Hi, Could someone please expain the concept of 'staggard wheels'. I see that there are staggard wheels for sale and not sure why you would want staggard wheels. Thanks.
by johnz3
Mon 13 Apr, 2015 21:17
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2084
Views: 218317

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

Gear stick cap and two MSport embroidered patches to go over the non Z markings on the seat belt shoulder thingees.Beware if you buy a gear stick cap and find out if the three LED light will shine through. With mine they did not so disconnected them. No great problem with them not shining through bu...