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by unclemart
Sun 11 Mar, 2012 01:25
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Hi Everyone - just joined - here's my Zed
Replies: 13
Views: 1186

Re: Hi Everyone - just joined - here's my Zed

TitanTim wrote:
Gazza wrote:Put your glasses on Tom........it's Toony :lol:
:oops: :oops: 8-)

Apologies Toony :lol:

Tim.
Who's Tom :D
by unclemart
Sat 03 Mar, 2012 10:05
Forum: Site Announcements and Feedback
Topic: Welcome to the new ZRoadster site
Replies: 29
Views: 7662

Re: Welcome to the new ZRoadster site

Great job well done all involved 8-)
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by unclemart
Sat 18 Feb, 2012 18:04
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: My wife's new car
Replies: 74
Views: 3794

Mercedes Coupe
by unclemart
Thu 02 Feb, 2012 22:06
Forum: Site Announcements and Feedback
Topic: zroadster.net - new ownership
Replies: 32
Views: 3795

Thanks Tim ZRoadster is a wonderful forum and we all make use of the wealth of knowledge which has built up here you should be proud..

Good luck to the new management team .... steady as she goes....Image
by unclemart
Sun 31 Jul, 2011 09:18
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: BMW Concept car
Replies: 4
Views: 438

BMW Concept car

I wonder if it will get into the showrooms http://estb.msn.com/i/D3/6DF3FE1B6B4262A6D2EEAC28C129A.jpg http://estb.msn.com/i/4C/62B1B3AAA3E765A4B559055EB274.jpg http://estb.msn.com/i/F8/F84893F0E97E984F761ED2838F11E.jpg http://estb.msn.com/i/97/E38119C45464894E3CDDD3EA5B2A1.jpg http://estb.msn.com/i/...
by unclemart
Sun 24 Jul, 2011 10:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z3 Lovers - I you had one wish.......
Replies: 46
Views: 1511

An extra gear at the top to make motorway cruising a bit more economical
by unclemart
Fri 08 Apr, 2011 21:07
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: What was your's
Replies: 61
Views: 3223

1975 - moped Gilera RS50 reg. NRD23M(fizzy beater :D ) 1976 - 1st car Singer Chamois reg.EYW706C it was the posh imp with a walnut dash. What colour was the Chamois, because it might be the same one.. mine was white. Z3 Mine was dark green with a white stripe - I also had a Singer Chamois Sport HKX...
by unclemart
Fri 08 Apr, 2011 20:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Time for a change
Replies: 18
Views: 717

really lovely looking Z well done.... 8-)


I'm not jealous at all :roll:
by unclemart
Thu 07 Apr, 2011 00:05
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: What was your's
Replies: 61
Views: 3223

1975 - moped Gilera RS50 reg. NRD23M(fizzy beater :D ) 1976 - 1st car Singer Chamois reg.EYW706C it was the posh imp with a walnut dash. 1976 Mk1 ford cortina 1500 super in mint green (rotten as a pear) 1976 Ford Anglia 105e reg. 9946DP Battleship grey and fetching red plastic seats complete with a ...
by unclemart
Sat 02 Apr, 2011 19:12
Forum: Site Announcements and Feedback
Topic: Sorry for the break in service
Replies: 19
Views: 3072

Anything to do with LiZamoon attacks I wonder...
http://www.techwatch.co.uk/2011/04/01/l ... -websites/

Good job in getting it back though Tim :cheers
by unclemart
Wed 23 Mar, 2011 21:44
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Whats needed to fit heated M seats?
Replies: 32
Views: 954

Nice Job - they look real nice 8-)
by unclemart
Wed 23 Mar, 2011 10:37
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Whats needed to fit heated M seats?
Replies: 32
Views: 954

exactly :D
I think we are saying the same thing - sorry if I was confusing it :wink:
by unclemart
Wed 23 Mar, 2011 09:43
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Whats needed to fit heated M seats?
Replies: 32
Views: 954

you cant adjust seats with battery removed so need to remove bolts first then dissconect battery

I have done this twice first time all was ok but the second time the airbag light came on :?
by unclemart
Wed 23 Mar, 2011 09:18
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Whats needed to fit heated M seats?
Replies: 32
Views: 954

1)adjust seats to the forward position and remove the two rear retaining bolts 2)adjust back to the rearward position and remove the front bolts. 3) Disconeect battery 4)now disconect the plug connectors for seat electrics and seat belt tensioners ect. ditto in reverse while reffiting. As already sa...
by unclemart
Sun 13 Mar, 2011 21:37
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Usernames. Explain yourself!
Replies: 125
Views: 9224

2litrezed - lacked imagination at the time but what will I do when I upgrade to a 2.8 or a 3.0 :?
by unclemart
Wed 09 Mar, 2011 21:23
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: :)
Replies: 13
Views: 1000

French Wind.....you should take Rennié for that :wink:
by unclemart
Wed 09 Mar, 2011 17:03
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: maybe some advice needed
Replies: 5
Views: 460

Depends how it was advertised. What was in the advert with regard to roadworthiness fit for use ect. If you sell a vehicle in a dangrous condition claiming it is safe for use then a small claims court will be in order (or at least the threat of one) Also if it was paid for with a credit card the buy...
by unclemart
Tue 08 Mar, 2011 22:38
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My Zed and the girls
Replies: 11
Views: 1399

Titan wrote:OK
So what happened in Pic #3 ?
Like many on here - "just looking for a few more horses" :wink:
by unclemart
Sat 05 Mar, 2011 20:44
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Z3M V8 Conversion
Replies: 419
Views: 80198

Awsome project Mark great write up the sort of stuff us mere mortals dream about thanks for sharing :bow :bow

You also get my vote for best quote :D :cheers
Deano1712 wrote: Nought to 500hp in 2 inches lol.
by unclemart
Fri 04 Mar, 2011 17:49
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Offset question
Replies: 6
Views: 371

My 18's are et 50 as you can see in the pic below the clearance is fine but 10~15m spacers would improve the look 8-)
by unclemart
Thu 03 Mar, 2011 21:36
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Scumbag....
Replies: 16
Views: 1136

Re: Scumbag....

w4tkins wrote: I have a spare set you are welcome to,

w4tkins :thumb:
Fantastic thankyou you have PM :D
by unclemart
Thu 03 Mar, 2011 00:18
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Scumbag....
Replies: 16
Views: 1136

Sorry to hear of this. CCTV may be way forward for helping with future repeat attempt(s). Already done :D - working in the security industry comes in handy sometimes - Im afraid its a growing thing in this country no one respects anything nobody cares, the police and the law does not offer any dett...
by unclemart
Wed 02 Mar, 2011 14:09
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: 1800cc or 2.0L?
Replies: 6
Views: 407

If you have a picture of the ad :rtm: - generally the 1.9l will have a single oval shaped exhaust while the 2.0l will have twin tail pipes
by unclemart
Wed 02 Mar, 2011 12:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: 1800cc or 2.0L?
Replies: 6
Views: 407

The 2.0l is a 6 cylinder - so quite easy to tell from the 1.8/1.9 4 cylinder model - I would have a close look at the paperwork though if the seller isnt sure what he's got sounds a little dodgy if the paperwork conflicts.
by unclemart
Wed 02 Mar, 2011 12:55
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Scumbag....
Replies: 16
Views: 1136

Scumbag....

Just had a call from SWMBO Some theiving little towrag has just nicked the BMW badges of the gills. :head: :evil: :head: :evil: This has happend while our Z is parked outside home - which means when I replace them they will probably get nicked again. BTW any one know the size of these badges I think...
by unclemart
Fri 25 Feb, 2011 09:29
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Egyptian Armour
Replies: 9
Views: 717

classic 1979 'Tri-bottle Rag helmet - I reckon this offers the most effective impact protection shown here... but only if he puts the tops back on the bottles :D

I need to order up some PPE ....

Brilliant!! :roflmao: :roflmao: :roflmao:
by unclemart
Wed 23 Feb, 2011 21:29
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: what is the average age of z3 driver?
Replies: 46
Views: 1799

I did start a thread ages ago I still have it on exel somwhere - Suprisingly Silver seems to be the popular colour :wink: linky - http://www.zroadster.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=19881&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0 Updated 30th April 2009 Titanium Silver 17 Arctic Silver 11 Topaz Blue 9 Montreal Bl...
by unclemart
Tue 22 Feb, 2011 21:26
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New z3 owner :)
Replies: 12
Views: 659

oops duplicate :oops:
by unclemart
Tue 22 Feb, 2011 21:21
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New z3 owner :)
Replies: 12
Views: 659

Oh Deer I hit the next button too :D

Welcome Chris btw yes more pics after its been washed :wink:

Anyone else having problems with this site very slow for me tonight?
by unclemart
Mon 21 Feb, 2011 19:57
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: new member
Replies: 26
Views: 2009

Welcome oap another titanium Z joins the ranks 8-)
We do need to see some pics though as we are a nosey bunch on here
by unclemart
Sat 19 Feb, 2011 21:56
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Gear stick knob removal
Replies: 9
Views: 455

Re: Gear stick knob removal

Mouldy wrote:Fold your roof back and facing forward put one foot in each foot well. Grasp your old knob with both hands and give it a sharp tug straight upwards and it should come off. Good lick!!!


I dont see how licking will help .... honestly ignore the licking part :wink:
by unclemart
Sat 19 Feb, 2011 00:48
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Check your reactions.(MTM no sheep were harmed in this test)
Replies: 9
Views: 559

Woooo Rocketing Rabbit with ave 0.1864 seconds

I have just come off the xbox playing black ops though so I am a bit jumpy atm no chance of sleeping yet :wink:
by unclemart
Tue 15 Feb, 2011 17:33
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Car ad pictures
Replies: 27
Views: 1090

Blimey Dave - how long did you stare at that pic before you noticed the wallpaper :D
by unclemart
Mon 14 Feb, 2011 00:04
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: I have water under my carpets! How to dry out?
Replies: 12
Views: 1167

Handy tip no.1 - Make your own moisture trap :D Silica gel the type found in packaging for electrical goods is great for absorbing moisture. Collect it up and place a tray of the stuff on each seat, espeacially this time of year when there is plenty of condensation (and occasional leaks :| ) You wil...
by unclemart
Sat 05 Feb, 2011 21:03
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: How wrong can an ad be
Replies: 5
Views: 970

:D Technical data says its a 5 seat sallon as well :nono
by unclemart
Mon 31 Jan, 2011 17:24
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Bonnet wanted still ...... and lightweight tent!!??
Replies: 16
Views: 803

Dammit I was just gonna post that link and try to redeem myself :D

Good spot though :wink:
by unclemart
Sun 30 Jan, 2011 17:38
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Bonnet wanted still ...... and lightweight tent!!??
Replies: 16
Views: 803

:dunce: doh! :oops:

I'll just go hide somewhere now :wink:
by unclemart
Sun 30 Jan, 2011 16:17
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Bonnet wanted still ...... and lightweight tent!!??
Replies: 16
Views: 803

johnjo wrote:From a coupe not Z3
Errrrmmm Real oem list same part number for roadster or coupe
its the rear thats diffrent :wink:

Part Number Hood - 41618398652
by unclemart
Sun 30 Jan, 2011 00:49
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Bonnet wanted still ...... and lightweight tent!!??
Replies: 16
Views: 803

Just saw this Coupe Bonnet on ebay http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/BMW-M3-COUPE-3201CC-BONNET-IN-GREEN-1998-SPARES_W0QQitemZ320647692469QQcategoryZ10374QQcmdZViewItemQQ_trksidZp5197.m263QQ_trkparmsZalgo%3DSIC%26itu%3DUCI%252BIA%252BUA%252BFICS%252BUFI%252BDDSIC%26otn%3D15%26pmod%3D120677936728%26po%3DLVI%26ps...
by unclemart
Fri 28 Jan, 2011 13:43
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Nice looking Dakar 2.2 sport from dealer £5k
Replies: 15
Views: 1244

Titan wrote:
Hard Top wrote:They all have a Chain
I've heard it's just a Rumour .......

Nah its just Second hand news
by unclemart
Thu 27 Jan, 2011 21:04
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Nice looking Dakar 2.2 sport from dealer £5k
Replies: 15
Views: 1244

Nice looking Z Gotta love Dakar 8-)

BUT......

the ad says "Cam belt recently changed." ???
by unclemart
Wed 26 Jan, 2011 14:28
Forum: Z4 roadster and Z4 Coupe
Topic: New to the fold
Replies: 9
Views: 1429

I'm liking that a lot :drive
very nice - welcome btw :D
by unclemart
Wed 26 Jan, 2011 14:17
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: Newbie with benefits :-)
Replies: 19
Views: 1131

Hi neighbour :wave - welcome to the forum

Good looking Zed btw will keep an eye out for you 8-)
by unclemart
Wed 26 Jan, 2011 09:54
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Not the Zed but the 1er this time :0)
Replies: 30
Views: 987

I think it really suits the coupe - not sure about on a 4 door car though :?

The choice and enjoyment if yours of course :wink:
by unclemart
Tue 25 Jan, 2011 15:45
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: A reminder for us all :-(
Replies: 3
Views: 541

scary thought :(
I wonder how fast you have to be going before the collision to rip the car in two ?
by unclemart
Sun 23 Jan, 2011 23:49
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Modifications
Replies: 17
Views: 2252

Blimey my Zed was only 4 when this thread started :wink:
But I agree a nice set of alloys will get noticed first.

Brakes are missing from the list though...
performance wise its the one mod that will get you round a track consistantly quicker. 8-)
by unclemart
Sun 23 Jan, 2011 16:05
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: OK, now I want one of these! (loads of pics!)
Replies: 18
Views: 1707

Maserati for me please :D

Been looking and dreaming in that showroom window since the 70's 8-)
by unclemart
Thu 20 Jan, 2011 19:53
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: 15" alloys on a 2.2 sport
Replies: 5
Views: 418

There ya go http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/BMW-Z3-15-INCH-Alloy-Wheels-Goodyear-tyres-x-4-/260722067848?pt=UK_CarParts_Acc_Wheels_tyres_Rims_Car_Wheels_ET&hash=item3cb43f0988 Should fit all non ///M fine providing you have the right profile tyres and the rolling diameter is the same, I put the 16's back on o...
by unclemart
Thu 20 Jan, 2011 09:55
Forum: Performance
Topic: Supercharged Z3 ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1304

Have a look at this link - from marknorton one of our guru's :bow

http://www.zroadster.net/forum/viewtopi ... percharger
by unclemart
Sun 16 Jan, 2011 21:17
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Anyone in the Isle of Man?
Replies: 13
Views: 530

no probs :D we sort of hijacked the thread now - sorry Courageous
Happy new year to you.... :)