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by aceman
Thu 17 Nov, 2016 13:08
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: S50B32 & S54 Constant Pressure Valve O-Ring & Tool
Replies: 3
Views: 581

Re: S50B32 & S54 Constant Pressure Valve O-Ring & Tool

You know that very much looks like the tool I made to do mine which I subsequently handed on for others to use. I made it out of a Renault sump plug adapter.

Is this your ebay add Gary?
by aceman
Thu 24 Mar, 2016 22:39
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3M Rota Wheels for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 818

Re: Z3M Rota Wheels for sale

PM sent :wink:
by aceman
Mon 15 Feb, 2016 13:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Aceman seat bushes- how good?
Replies: 7
Views: 926

Re: Aceman seat bushes- how good?

Now there's a thought :twisted: Honestly guys other than postage costs that have gone up in that time which I have reflected in price increase on postage, raw material costs have remained the same hence no price increases. I manufacture these myself so the costs are kept low so there probably would ...
by aceman
Sun 07 Feb, 2016 09:54
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!
Replies: 159
Views: 32900

Re: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!

Emailed you back Davey can you get in touch
by aceman
Sat 06 Feb, 2016 21:18
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!
Replies: 159
Views: 32900

Re: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!

Not got an email :?
Scrub that took a while to come through
by aceman
Sat 06 Feb, 2016 20:42
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!
Replies: 159
Views: 32900

Re: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!

Always have them in stock so ready for immediate despatch as soon as orders received.
by aceman
Sat 06 Feb, 2016 18:36
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!
Replies: 159
Views: 32900

Re: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!

Drop me an email my address is on the first page of this thread.
by aceman
Tue 19 Jan, 2016 13:53
Forum: Performance
Topic: Z3 Strut braces
Replies: 37
Views: 10490

Re: Z3 Strut braces

by aceman
Mon 24 Aug, 2015 13:36
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Dash Cams
Replies: 22
Views: 2290

Re: Dash Cams

Mike, This is what you need, it is very small and compact comes with GPS which is built into the base and seperate bases are available so it can be swapped into another vehicle very easily. Yes it does have a screen but is more for aligning the unit and seting it up than viewing footage. You can spe...
by aceman
Wed 18 Mar, 2015 17:17
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Have I bought the part I need for a rocking drivers seat ?
Replies: 18
Views: 876

Re: Have I bought the part I need for a rocking drivers seat

Well spotted Rob I did think to myself they looked a bit strange on the pictures but my German is non existent so didn't spot the reference to them being rubber. I can confirm mine are made of nylon material as Rob points out and I haven't had a single set fail yet over the years I have been doing t...
by aceman
Wed 18 Mar, 2015 13:53
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!
Replies: 159
Views: 32900

Re: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!

Just a little bump and reminder to all new members trying to find a solution to their rocking seats that I always have stocks of these so just give me a PM and I will pass on details how to purchase a set. :D
by aceman
Wed 18 Mar, 2015 13:49
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Have I bought the part I need for a rocking drivers seat ?
Replies: 18
Views: 876

Re: Have I bought the part I need for a rocking drivers seat

Thanks Bill :D

Yep I am still here guys and still making/selling the bushes so if anyone is interested just drop me a PM. There is also a link in my signiture to the page on here with details and links to the videos mentioned above.
by aceman
Sat 24 Jan, 2015 20:36
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Z3M V8 Conversion
Replies: 419
Views: 80205

Re: Z3M V8 Conversion

You mean you get asked to open the bonnet loads :lol:

Looking good Mark, done sod all with mine :(
by aceman
Wed 14 Jan, 2015 13:30
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: My seat moves under acceleration and breaking - new washers?
Replies: 12
Views: 1830

Re: My seat moves under acceleration and breaking - new wash

Dapperboy wrote:Thank you guys for the advice and assistance. Really appreciate you all helping me out.
Hi, Just give me a PM and I will sort you out. :D
by aceman
Sun 21 Dec, 2014 16:33
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: For Sale - Z3 Seat Bushes Christmas Availability
Replies: 0
Views: 395

For Sale - Z3 Seat Bushes Christmas Availability

Hi all, Just to let everyone know who fancies giving their zed a little fettle over the festive period that Seat Bushes will be available over the entire Christmas and New Year period. Any order received will be posted out 1st class at the earliest opportunity post collections allowing of course. Bu...
by aceman
Tue 04 Nov, 2014 13:16
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Making a Disc Skimmer
Replies: 4
Views: 1116

Re: Making a Disc Skimmer

I have had this in mind for the last couple of years but never got around to it, great minds think alike eh! :wink:
by aceman
Thu 25 Sep, 2014 13:10
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Z3M Roadster S50 1999 54000 miles. Should I use it all year?
Replies: 9
Views: 1432

Re: Z3M Roadster S50 1999 54000 miles. Should I use it all y

Your biggest problem will be all the salt getting sprayed up the underside of the body. I may pay to invest in having the underbody steam cleaned and then waxoiled which should protect it. In terms of driving I find that the Z3M can be quite docile when driven correctly but you won't be able to get ...
by aceman
Wed 24 Sep, 2014 22:28
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Picked up the new S54, and a few photos
Replies: 13
Views: 1332

Re: Picked up the new S54, and a few photos

Here is the thread from when it was up for sale earlier this year which generated quite a lot of discussion, even the ebay link still works.

http://www.zroadster.net/forum/viewtopi ... le#p376560
by aceman
Mon 22 Sep, 2014 22:47
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Picked up the new S54, and a few photos
Replies: 13
Views: 1332

Re: Picked up the new S54, and a few photos

Oops I forgot one was discovered earlier this year if my memory is correct still rarer than hens teeth though (well almost). :D
by aceman
Mon 22 Sep, 2014 22:12
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Picked up the new S54, and a few photos
Replies: 13
Views: 1332

Re: Picked up the new S54, and a few photos

Wow I am sure Jontt will be along shortly as you have one of only 3 imola red S54's in the country. :shock: :thumb:
by aceman
Fri 08 Aug, 2014 22:40
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Yorkshire cruise Saturday 9th August 2014
Replies: 106
Views: 9261

Re: Yorkshire cruise Saturday 9th August 2014

Wow incredible. :o

Agree forecast for tomorrow looks good almost as if eye of the storm but I think the worst is to come on Sunday.
by aceman
Fri 08 Aug, 2014 15:07
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Yorkshire cruise Saturday 9th August 2014
Replies: 106
Views: 9261

Re: Yorkshire cruise Saturday 9th August 2014

Take kids out Sunday and pacify them for a few hours. :wink:
by aceman
Fri 08 Aug, 2014 12:57
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Yorkshire cruise Saturday 9th August 2014
Replies: 106
Views: 9261

Re: Yorkshire cruise Saturday 9th August 2014

OK Mark I have got clearance to go on this, sorry about late notice but count me in. :D
by aceman
Thu 24 Jul, 2014 23:04
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!
Replies: 159
Views: 32900

Re: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!

No problem Pete will have plenty with me.
by aceman
Thu 24 Jul, 2014 16:00
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!
Replies: 159
Views: 32900

Re: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!

No problem I will PM you my mobile, I will be there Friday/Saturday and at the Northampton Holliday Inn.
by aceman
Thu 24 Jul, 2014 13:43
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!
Replies: 159
Views: 32900

Re: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!

I am at Silverstone this weekend so will not be able to post any bushes out until Monday however if you are also at Silverstone this weekend I will have some with me which you can purchase saving you postage costs. :wink:
by aceman
Thu 24 Jul, 2014 13:37
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: m rear box"s
Replies: 15
Views: 1744

Re: m rear box"s

Ooh that sounds interesting Corky may have to pop round and inspect. :wink:

Get down and pick those up being offered I got mine from a breakers down in Newark and for that price they are a steal.
by aceman
Tue 22 Jul, 2014 18:32
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: m rear box"s
Replies: 15
Views: 1744

Re: m rear box"s

You gutting them like me :wink:
by aceman
Tue 15 Jul, 2014 12:53
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Z3M Boot tools and accessories
Replies: 31
Views: 3503

Re: Z3M Boot tools and accessories

Wow that is early my vin is LB06201 so maybe mine is the first off the production after the initial preproduction run you speak of.
by aceman
Tue 15 Jul, 2014 10:20
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Z3M Boot tools and accessories
Replies: 31
Views: 3503

Re: Z3M Boot tools and accessories

Interesting mine is a very early one with a build date of Jan '98 so could be one from the initial production runs I guess.
by aceman
Mon 14 Jul, 2014 19:30
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Z3M Boot tools and accessories
Replies: 31
Views: 3503

Re: Z3M Boot tools and accessories

Tilly mine is exactly the same as yours and I was always under the impression I was missing a spanner due to the empty slot on the left but very interesting to hear it was how it was supplied from new.

Strange though how there is a disparity between toolboxes.
by aceman
Sat 28 Jun, 2014 18:40
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Mad Max's - Dakar Z3M Coupe S50 - 28/06 - 2014 Update!
Replies: 24
Views: 4209

Re: Mad Max's - Dakar Z3M Coupe S50 - 28/06 - 2014 Update!

No worries my local BMW dealer is only half a mile down the road.
by aceman
Sat 28 Jun, 2014 18:17
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Mad Max's - Dakar Z3M Coupe S50 - 28/06 - 2014 Update!
Replies: 24
Views: 4209

Re: Mad Max's - Dakar Z3M Coupe S50 - 28/06 - 2014 Update!

No I am clear on that just thought you were talking about the switch temp in the S50 is standard 80 which threw me for a second. Anyway that is now good to know what to order which I will get on with when I get chance. :wink:
by aceman
Sat 28 Jun, 2014 17:01
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Mad Max's - Dakar Z3M Coupe S50 - 28/06 - 2014 Update!
Replies: 24
Views: 4209

Re: Mad Max's - Dakar Z3M Coupe S50 - 28/06 - 2014 Update!

I am just not got round to doing it yet. So are you saying I wouldn't have to change mine on the S50 ?
by aceman
Sat 28 Jun, 2014 16:29
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Mad Max's - Dakar Z3M Coupe S50 - 28/06 - 2014 Update!
Replies: 24
Views: 4209

Re: Mad Max's - Dakar Z3M Coupe S50 - 28/06 - 2014 Update!

Looking good max, what is the part number for the lower temp thermostat switch or is it an ebay special.
by aceman
Sun 22 Jun, 2014 18:53
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: FS: Z3///M Big Brake Kit
Replies: 9
Views: 1104

Re: FS: Z3///M Big Brake Kit

Shared for you over on the coupe forum. :wink:
by aceman
Thu 19 Jun, 2014 21:39
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Help
Replies: 5
Views: 745

Re: Help

Have you tried a new switch they are known to fail.
by aceman
Thu 19 Jun, 2014 21:35
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Help
Replies: 5
Views: 745

Re: Help

You tried doing a search on seatcupra.net for common faults.

Aren't you missing a couple of valves too. :wink:
by aceman
Thu 19 Jun, 2014 13:07
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: bit of play on seats z3.
Replies: 8
Views: 392

Re: bit of play on seats z3.

Takes about and hour to hour and half to do both seats Eddie so if you are paying someone to do it for you should give you an idea of the overall cost to get them done depending on their hourly rate.
by aceman
Wed 18 Jun, 2014 21:13
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Bilstein B6 Z3M Rears
Replies: 4
Views: 376

Re: Bilstein B6 Z3M Rears

PM sent :wink:
by aceman
Mon 16 Jun, 2014 21:15
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Camshaft position sensor and Map thermostat replacement
Replies: 9
Views: 350

Re: Camshaft position sensor and Map thermostat replacement

The thermostat is just as easy to replace if not easier tbh.
by aceman
Mon 16 Jun, 2014 21:05
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: bit of play on seats z3.
Replies: 8
Views: 392

Re: bit of play on seats z3.

Did some one call :D Hi Eddie, If you give me a PM I will let you know how you can get hold of a set of bushes or maybe two if your bro' in law wants some too but you can click on the link in my sig for some more info. It is a relatively easy fix and eradicates the movement in the seat under braking...
by aceman
Thu 12 Jun, 2014 21:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Camshaft position sensor and Map thermostat replacement
Replies: 9
Views: 350

Re: Camshaft position sensor and Map thermostat replacement

Here is a guide I wrote many moons ago for the M52TU engine but essentially the same as the M54. Don't even contemplate pattern cam sensors or you will regret it later. :wink:

http://www.zroadster.net/forum/viewtopi ... 18&t=22183
by aceman
Wed 11 Jun, 2014 18:32
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor
Replies: 12
Views: 1668

Re: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor

Yeh just need to pluck up the courage :wink:

I have found a relatively cheep camshaft timing/locking tool on ebay so may start getting things together to do this.
by aceman
Tue 10 Jun, 2014 22:26
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor
Replies: 12
Views: 1668

Re: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor

Nah I can have yours as you probably won't be able to drive it anyway. :wink: :lol:
by aceman
Tue 10 Jun, 2014 19:55
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor
Replies: 12
Views: 1668

Re: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor

Yeah I have read most of that, you kind of get so far through and think this looks easy then you read a bit more and the doubt sets in and before you know it you have talked yourself out of it. :lol:
by aceman
Tue 10 Jun, 2014 13:07
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor
Replies: 12
Views: 1668

Re: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor

Do they do the kit with all the o'rings and shims to rectify the famous vanos growl which I have.?
by aceman
Mon 09 Jun, 2014 22:15
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor
Replies: 12
Views: 1668

Re: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor

Ha made a rookie mistake there and didn't check the thread date. I came to by clicking on your progress thread, I want to make this tool myself so quite interesting read. Have you ever considered doing the vanos yourself with one of the kits on ebay, they just seem expensive for what they are really.
by aceman
Sun 08 Jun, 2014 21:43
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor
Replies: 12
Views: 1668

Re: Special Tool - Tappet Compressor

How much did the vanos cost if you don't mind me asking.