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by kp
Mon 25 Mar, 2013 10:19
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel
Replies: 10
Views: 390

Re: Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel

Pierrick wrote:Thanks
Sorry do know how to do the link on my phone but think there is a link at the top of here that someone has gave me
by kp
Sun 24 Mar, 2013 17:43
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel
Replies: 10
Views: 390

Re: Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel

kp wrote:
Pierrick wrote:I'm interested by a few bits on this car... where did you get the e-mail???

Don' worry, I only want bits for the inside. :wink:
The email is midlandbm@hotmail .com it's on eBay put in BMW z3 breaking
Also try part shark loads of z3 breaking on this site
by kp
Sun 24 Mar, 2013 17:41
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel
Replies: 10
Views: 390

Re: Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel

Pierrick wrote:I'm interested by a few bits on this car... where did you get the e-mail???

Don' worry, I only want bits for the inside. :wink:
The email is midlandbm@hotmail .com it's on eBay put in BMW z3 breaking
by kp
Sun 24 Mar, 2013 13:57
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel
Replies: 10
Views: 390

Re: Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-E36-Z3-ZM-Roadster-3200cc-5-Speed-Manual-Green-Now-Breaking-/310605570303?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&fits=Car+Make%3ABMW%7CCars+Type%3AM+3.2&hash=item485188e0ff I noticed this on ebay. The car is silver , not green and it's not an M Roadster. If you follow th...
by kp
Sat 23 Mar, 2013 10:29
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel
Replies: 10
Views: 390

Wanted z3 drivers side front quarter panel

Has anyone got an artic silver drivers side front quarter panel for a 1997 roadster I would like one in silver to save me spraying it as mine is going rusty ... Thanks
by kp
Sat 15 Dec, 2012 14:50
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Can't seem to reset service lights
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Re: Can't seem to reset service lights

Yahoo thanks finally did it. :)
by kp
Sat 15 Dec, 2012 13:18
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Can't seem to reset service lights
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Can't seem to reset service lights

Hi there am I doing something wrong have earthed one end of the wire to Suspension mount with a nut and put other end in number 7 then turn the ignition to the second setting then the lights just stay the same ... Sorry for being a pain today
by kp
Sat 15 Dec, 2012 11:38
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Service light reset is this correct
Replies: 8
Views: 451

Re: Service light reset is this correct

Thanks guys have tried this I made sure it was in number 7 and doubled checked and made a good earth but then turn ignition on to the second one till lights appeared left it for about 20 seconds but it didn't reset it for some reason
by kp
Sat 15 Dec, 2012 08:24
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Service light reset is this correct
Replies: 8
Views: 451

Service light reset is this correct

Hi there could someone tell me if this is the correct way to reset device lights do the put one end of the wire in number 7 and the other end in 1 or 1 end in number 7 and connect the other end to an earth,does this apply to all zed 3 ...thanks :?:
by kp
Fri 14 Dec, 2012 14:02
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: On going cold start problem
Replies: 2
Views: 170

Re: On going cold start problem

Thanks very much I have the same engine ... I have taken your advise and just finished an oil change hopefully it might be ok in the morning
by kp
Fri 14 Dec, 2012 10:11
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: On going cold start problem
Replies: 2
Views: 170

On going cold start problem

Hi there help needed Cold start problem over the last few winters . The car has been in a few times for diagnostics but they can't find nothing wrong with it.If you leave it over night it in the winter when is cold it doesn't like starting in the morning I have changed a few things on the car like b...
by kp
Fri 06 Apr, 2012 11:48
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012
Replies: 53
Views: 12104

Re: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012

We're visiting friends who live in whitby, that weekend just wanted to know your route so I could look out for you all .
by kp
Thu 05 Apr, 2012 15:14
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012
Replies: 53
Views: 12104

Re: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012F

Will you be stopping at casle howard this year ??
by kp
Thu 29 Mar, 2012 19:03
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Panel air filters
Replies: 5
Views: 312

Re: Panel air filters

Thanks guys for the information
by kp
Wed 28 Mar, 2012 10:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Panel air filters
Replies: 5
Views: 312

Panel air filters

Can anyone tell me is it worth paying for performance air filter,or is it best to stick to standard ones ,or im thinking about induction kit .i have 1.9 m44 engine .....thanks :?
by kp
Mon 19 Mar, 2012 20:13
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Front quarter panel fitting
Replies: 3
Views: 143

Re: Front quarter panel fitting

Thanks guys I will have a go at taking it of I might hit lucky and get one from a scrap yard and save me sanding and de- rusting .
by kp
Mon 19 Mar, 2012 19:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Front quarter panel fitting
Replies: 3
Views: 143

Front quarter panel fitting

Please could anybody tell me is the quarter panel under the side gills are just bolt on as I have some rust coming up around indicator ......
by kp
Tue 06 Mar, 2012 19:15
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Cold start problem solved
Replies: 2
Views: 238

Cold start problem solved

Cold start problem solved after TWO cold winters ... I started the expensive way around ... Anyway I changed battery,Ht leads, starter motor ,alternator,plugs ..... Took it to get diagnostic done on it and nothing came up .I came on here and I read it could be the camshaft sensor anyway so I bought ...
by kp
Wed 29 Feb, 2012 17:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rear wing
Replies: 8
Views: 392

Does anyone know if the back wings are hard to get of hi have the z3 roadster :rtm:
by kp
Tue 28 Feb, 2012 20:08
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rear wing
Replies: 8
Views: 392

Bolted on that's good news my rust is coming up on the arches but the z3 is a p reg so it's getting on ..... Thanks guys
by kp
Tue 28 Feb, 2012 12:29
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rear wing
Replies: 8
Views: 392

Rear wing

Could anyone tell me if the rear wings are bolted on or welded on as I'm starting to get some rust now.... Thanks :head:
by kp
Tue 28 Feb, 2012 12:27
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wing Mirrors Required
Replies: 9
Views: 557

Hi there you could try breakeryard.com or 1st choice spares they go through 200 breakeryards I've had a few bits from these .
by kp
Sat 25 Feb, 2012 17:27
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BMW Z3 Coil Pack for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 288

BMW Z3 Coil Pack for sale

I bought this coil pack for my car but did not need to use it, the coil pack works fine as i did try and test it.

The part is off a Z3 1.9, 1997, 140BHP.
I dont know how to link it ebay but here is the item number
270912555650

I have put it on for buy it now for £30

Thanks Kev
by kp
Tue 07 Feb, 2012 18:27
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: on going cold start problem
Replies: 2
Views: 205

Ok many thanks i shall give it a go
by kp
Tue 07 Feb, 2012 17:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: on going cold start problem
Replies: 2
Views: 205

on going cold start problem

Hi, Just to say that i havent yet solved the problem with my cold start iv'e been having, i have changed coil pack, battery, starting motor, alternator, ht leads, spark plugs, and it has been on dianostics but still couldnt find problem In the morning the car turns over but takes quiet a while to fi...
by kp
Wed 14 Dec, 2011 18:03
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: cold start problem [please help]
Replies: 3
Views: 396

thanks

car does turn over think i might settle for a coil pack . thanks for your help
by kp
Tue 13 Dec, 2011 17:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: cold start problem [please help]
Replies: 3
Views: 396

cold start problem [please help]

z3 didnt want to start this morning,i checked battery it was fine and nothing draining it .Have changed alternator.starter motor ,spark plugs.ht leads,oil.all last year but still having the same problems in the cold.

:head: :head:
by kp
Sat 11 Dec, 2010 13:47
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: fuel filter
Replies: 5
Views: 361

fuel filter

many thanks for the information on fitting fuel filter ,ill make sure my petrol tank isnt full when i have a go .
by kp
Thu 09 Dec, 2010 18:27
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: fuel filter
Replies: 5
Views: 361

fuel filter

hi there can anyone tell me is it easy to change fuel filter on myz3 ,and if so where is it situated . Many thanks kev :rtm:
by kp
Thu 11 Nov, 2010 18:08
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: cold start
Replies: 8
Views: 528

cold start

The car isnt due for a service till march. I checked alternater today and its knacked i believe it should read 13 to 14 0v but mine reads 0.05 i dont think thats good . thanks to every one for helping
by kp
Wed 10 Nov, 2010 21:35
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: cold start
Replies: 8
Views: 528

cold start

thanks for the information i will get the alternater checked out ,yep also am keeping the battery nice and warm with some foam...ohwell another cold start tomoz
by kp
Wed 10 Nov, 2010 18:42
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: cold start
Replies: 8
Views: 528

starting problems

Im having problems in the morning starting my z3, it sounds like the battery is flat, but it isnt as i tested it before i started the car, and there is nothing draining the battery at night I had this problem last year in the winter, but in the summer months it starts fine, i travel a 30 mile trip e...
by kp
Wed 10 Nov, 2010 07:55
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: cold start
Replies: 8
Views: 528

cold start

I HAVE STARTED HAVING PROBLEMS GETTING MY Z3 STARTING IN THE MORNING THISS HAPPEND LAST YEAR TOO THE CAR WAS GREAT IN THE SUMMER BUT ONCE THE COLD WEATHER STARTS I START TO HAVE PROBLEMS IN THE MORNING I HAVE A NEW BATTERY AND CHECKED THE BATTERY AND THE STARTING MOTOR THIS MORNING AND BOTH ARE FINE...
by kp
Thu 22 Jul, 2010 20:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: alarm keeps going off
Replies: 9
Views: 6777

cheers

Thanks for all the advice given, i will eliminate one by one and hopefully get it sorted
by kp
Wed 21 Jul, 2010 20:51
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: alarm keeps going off
Replies: 9
Views: 6777

thanks

Thanks for quick reply's will have a look at it over the weekend.
by kp
Wed 21 Jul, 2010 19:53
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: alarm keeps going off
Replies: 9
Views: 6777

alarm keeps going off

Hi There, Wonder if anyone has any suggestions for me to try, when i lock my car up using the remote it can be left for some time then the alarm will go off, The last few days i have had to lock it with the key. Thanks :head:
by kp
Sun 27 Jun, 2010 21:51
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: spain
Replies: 1
Views: 310

spain

While on holiday in southern france, my wife and i drove down to the Costa Brava in spain to a place called roses, on the way we spotted 4 BMW Z3's driving in convoy, all had spanish plates so they too must have a forum out there. 8-)
by kp
Sun 11 Apr, 2010 08:02
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: York Cruise 10th April '10 - post photos here
Replies: 71
Views: 5220

Cruise Through Castle Howard

Hi Everyone, I Was At Castle Howard Yesterday In My Silver Z3, Saw All The Zeds Going By, Thanks To All Of U Who Flashed And Waved, Really Wanted To Join You All, But We Had Friends Visiting For The Day.

Will Be Definatley Joining In On The Next One.

Kev 8-) 8-)
by kp
Sat 06 Mar, 2010 14:28
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: problem starting z3 in morning
Replies: 5
Views: 346

thanks

thanks mike will have a go at that
by kp
Sat 06 Mar, 2010 10:49
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: problem starting z3 in morning
Replies: 5
Views: 346

thanks

will have a look today
by kp
Sat 06 Mar, 2010 08:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: problem starting z3 in morning
Replies: 5
Views: 346

problem starting z3 in morning

Has anyone got any theory's as to why my z3 has trouble starting in the morning. I have taken out the bulb in the boot and car, also bought another battery but it still seems to be the same. It does seem something is draining over night, when i get the car started it seems to charge by the time i ge...
by kp
Wed 13 Jan, 2010 19:24
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: heating
Replies: 11
Views: 849

thanks

hi guys thanks for the feed back
by kp
Tue 12 Jan, 2010 18:38
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: heating
Replies: 11
Views: 849

heating

Does anyone know if the following is common with the zed 3, my heater blows cold when im stationary, when im driving the heater blows warm and is fine, this hapPens even when the car is running at the normal temperature half way.

I have had a new thermostat on the zed just over a year.

:head:
by kp
Sun 11 Oct, 2009 13:13
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: side window twisted
Replies: 2
Views: 243

thanks

cheers for infomation will have a go today. :drive
by kp
Sun 11 Oct, 2009 09:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: side window twisted
Replies: 2
Views: 243

side window twisted

hi guys is this a common fault with bmws as this happened to my last bmw 3 seris ,is it the same set up.and tell me if its easy to fix ,do the side panels come of easy on z3 please help thanks guys. :head:
by kp
Sat 20 Jun, 2009 18:42
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Harewood'09 - Concours of the North - June 21st
Replies: 66
Views: 6569

I Will Be Leaving From York, But I Will Be Parked Up At A Layby Just Before Harewood House, And I Will Join You All In The Convoy From There. Looking Forward To Seeing All The Zd's 8-) 8-)
by kp
Mon 08 Jun, 2009 21:05
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Harewood'09 - Concours of the North - June 21st
Replies: 66
Views: 6569

it sounds like it will be a good day, i will be attending as i only live in york.

looking forward to seeing lots of other zeds.
by kp
Sat 30 May, 2009 12:18
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: anybody else had this.
Replies: 17
Views: 1060

anybody else had this.

went out for a day to scarborgh with my wife last .we put the hood down for the fist time .we hevent had the car that long .someone shouted out WAN==R is this abuse i have to put up with by having the hood down :(
by kp
Sun 03 May, 2009 19:55
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: wanted chrome side vents
Replies: 1
Views: 317

wanted chrome side vents

wanted chrome side vents, please contact me with price
by kp
Sun 03 May, 2009 19:15
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: york
Replies: 0
Views: 263

york

saw a blue z3 parked up at burger king car park at clifton moor on saturday 2nd, time was around 3ish