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by Jet
Wed 11 Oct, 2017 15:49
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 For Sale
Replies: 21
Views: 1948

Re: Z1 For Sale

My German is non existent, are both lenses available via Leebman?
by Jet
Mon 09 Oct, 2017 18:46
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 5
Views: 432

Re: Z1 Tour 2018 - June 1/2/3?

Green Genie wrote:
Thu 05 Oct, 2017 19:15
Those dates good for me, be great to do another tour :drive

Thanks for organising.
Welcome back Genie,

See above.
by Jet
Wed 04 Oct, 2017 18:03
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 5
Views: 432

BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

Gents, The 2018 Z1 Tour from Friday June 1st to Sunday 3rd, please check your diaries and promote to other owners. Friday Meet at Maritime Hotel Portland for drinks and checkin. Saturday Breakfast Tour the Jurassic Coast, Lulworth Cove and Durdle door Beach Off Road Karting and Archery Dining Sunday...
by Jet
Tue 03 Oct, 2017 21:19
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Naked
Replies: 4
Views: 381

Re: Naked

Excellent pics Jet :thumb: Well done to all concerned in recreating that 'naked' image. Jet, is the Massey Ferguson your replacement transport now you've sold the M3? :lol: :D It's either an age thing or going back to my childhood, but it was pretty cool, like Mater from the movie Cars :oops:
by Jet
Tue 03 Oct, 2017 12:14
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Naked
Replies: 4
Views: 381

Naked

Anyone seen that show 100% Hotter? Shamefully I have :oops: Paul Z1 getting a makeover. Cheers Paul, Briggsy, and Mr and Mrs Bindy. https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4493/37440075832_9f94e19757_k.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4443/36761593654_fbc55c1137_k.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4460/37...
by Jet
Tue 29 Aug, 2017 21:07
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: I needed another Z1 fix so.....
Replies: 5
Views: 709

Re: I needed another Z1 fix so.....

You colour blind Gaz? :D

Let's see, there were 3 green, 1 emerald, 4 red, and 1 with a red interior, which makes 5 :wink:
by Jet
Tue 29 Aug, 2017 10:11
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: I needed another Z1 fix so.....
Replies: 5
Views: 709

Re: I needed another Z1 fix so.....

Great story and love the colours in the photos, hardly ever see Magic Violet in the UK. Toprot on the other hand......as common as commoners :D

Don't give up on ownership, they do come up occasionally.
by Jet
Tue 22 Aug, 2017 13:03
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Zroadster BBQ - Silverstone Sept 2/3
Replies: 1
Views: 300

Zroadster BBQ - Silverstone Sept 2/3

Anyone going to Zroadster.Org and Friends event at Silverstone, tickets are 2-4-1 and a parade lap of Silverstone thrown in.

https://zroadster.org/threads/zroadster ... ber.18570/
by Jet
Tue 22 Aug, 2017 12:56
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Poll - Are you a BMWCC Member ?
Replies: 9
Views: 1709

Re: Poll - Are you a BMWCC Member ?

Only just seen this and voted. My introduction to BMWCC was through Zroadster.

Whats the general reason for not joining?
by Jet
Fri 18 Aug, 2017 18:12
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 AC Schnitzer For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 505

Re: Z1 AC Schnitzer For Sale

Interesting. Very bad seats for 36k km ! Pat Think it's done a bit more than that Pat... This is from the second link. To be fair, nubuck/camo seats look awful on most cars if you don't clean them once in a while, regardless of mileage, it doesn't take much for them to look haggard. Other than that...
by Jet
Tue 08 Aug, 2017 22:18
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Alpina V8 4.7l For sale
Replies: 4
Views: 673

Re: Z1 Alpina V8 4.7l For sale

Racing Tortoise wrote:
Mon 07 Aug, 2017 19:16
An automatic V8 Z1?

Why does something make me think that'll be a bit of a pig to drive?
There are so many questions I would like to ask the creator.

TT, glad to see you look in on us now and again.
by Jet
Tue 01 Aug, 2017 12:31
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1s in Straight Six
Replies: 2
Views: 508

Re: Z1s in Straight Six

I see the Lincoln mafia dominating content in this months SS......:thumb:
by Jet
Tue 01 Aug, 2017 12:29
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Cotswold Driveout August 12th? - CANCELLED
Replies: 15
Views: 1272

Re: Cotswold Driveout August 12th?

Gents, Having discussed this with Chris, regrettably came to the conclusion its best to cancel this event due to the clash of schedules from many of our regulars. I would like to propose something entirely new for 2018, a 2-day visit to the Isle of Portland and Durdledoor on the Jurassic coast in Ju...
by Jet
Fri 30 Jun, 2017 15:00
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1s in Straight Six
Replies: 2
Views: 508

Z1s in Straight Six

Tech day write up in Straight Six and an article about McLaren P1 designer Paul Howse who is driving my old dream black Z1 from 1999.

Probably still has the equaliser and subwoofer I fitted behind passenger seat. 😀😀

Paul if your reading, I still have the glovebox lid.
by Jet
Thu 29 Jun, 2017 08:18
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Cotswold Driveout August 12th? - CANCELLED
Replies: 15
Views: 1272

Cotswold Driveout August 12th? - CANCELLED

Gents,

During the tech day, I mentioned a drive-out in the Cotswolds Saturday August 12th, quick check to see who is available, Chris has an interesting route planned. So far there are 4 interested, Genie, ChrisS, Keith, myself.....

Anyone else?

Jet
by Jet
Thu 29 Jun, 2017 08:15
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 For Sale
Replies: 21
Views: 1948

Re: Z1 For Sale

Admiring the panel fitment, which is perfect compared to mine. :head:
by Jet
Wed 28 Jun, 2017 08:20
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 For Sale
Replies: 21
Views: 1948

Z1 For Sale

by Jet
Thu 22 Jun, 2017 10:16
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: A few tech day fotoZ
Replies: 10
Views: 784

Re: A few tech day fotoZ

jjorj wrote:
Wed 21 Jun, 2017 01:06
Yes Jet, many thanks for a great couple of days and your fotoZ are a good reminder.

Cheers, George
Hi George,

Received your email but unable to respond, I keep getting a rejection message.

But I can post items, give me a call as I dont have your number.

JB
by Jet
Mon 19 Jun, 2017 11:43
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: A few tech day fotoZ
Replies: 10
Views: 784

Re: A few tech day fotoZ

New wing? What side? What was wrong with the old one? Not a lot really ... this wing could easily have been repaired. Two of the torx bolt screw holes had just started to crack, only a very small amount and I'd stopped that with Michaels repair strips. But at the bottom of the wing the car must hav...
by Jet
Mon 19 Jun, 2017 11:42
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: A few tech day fotoZ
Replies: 10
Views: 784

Re: A few tech day fotoZ

Gazza wrote:
Fri 16 Jun, 2017 19:06
I really enjoyed my two days with you guys :D
Thanks for coming down, was good to have Gazza the Great attend one of our events.
Nice one :thumb:
by Jet
Thu 15 Jun, 2017 21:01
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: A few tech day fotoZ
Replies: 10
Views: 784

Re: A few tech day fotoZ

Looks like a good time was had by all. Sadly I couldn't make this event :bawl: (clashed with a weeks holday) otherwise I'd have been there, as the last one was very informative. New wing being fitted and sprayed on my own car at the moment, will post details and hopefully recommendations soon. Grea...
by Jet
Thu 15 Jun, 2017 19:10
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: A few tech day fotoZ
Replies: 10
Views: 784

A few tech day fotoZ

http://i65.photobucket.com/albums/h208/jetl3on/091%201_zpsmmncgjuy.jpg http://i65.photobucket.com/albums/h208/jetl3on/090%201_zpsk1gxptcb.jpg http://i65.photobucket.com/albums/h208/jetl3on/An%20Album%20of%20Z1s/BMWCC/045_zpsslr7skc6.jpg http://i65.photobucket.com/albums/h208/jetl3on/087%201_zpsecd7...
by Jet
Tue 06 Jun, 2017 10:28
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Thank to everyone for supporting the event, to Zroadster where most of us met, new faces and old, and to BMW Car Club for sponsoring the member discount.

Very much appreciated.

Jamal
by Jet
Thu 11 May, 2017 21:36
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Rear Lights
Replies: 8
Views: 1047

Re: Rear Lights

Thanks Jet, that is a relief! Can I be impertinent and ask if your humour is also responsible for the March Straight Six cover caption ARE 'FRIENDS' ELECTRIC ? I would expect very few readers would have understood the origin. Further I could find no relevant link to any relevant magazine content wh...
by Jet
Thu 11 May, 2017 21:25
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Cable Clip Part Number?
Replies: 7
Views: 718

Re: Cable Clip Part Number?

picture or location?
by Jet
Tue 02 May, 2017 14:39
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Rear Lights
Replies: 8
Views: 1047

Re: Rear Lights

Pat Slade wrote:Jet.

What are you on?
Have you looked at BMW Classic Parts.de?

Perhaps I am not in tune with your sense of humour!

Pat
Its the latter Pat :wink:
by Jet
Tue 02 May, 2017 09:09
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Update:

Everyone who expressed an interest were added to an email distribution list and should have been receiving emails from me over the past 2 weeks, with booking instructions, hotel information etc, drop me an email if not received.

Not long now, cant wait.
by Jet
Tue 02 May, 2017 09:05
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Gazza wrote:Is this a 2 day 'course' or same thing each day ?
2 days Mr G.
by Jet
Mon 24 Apr, 2017 17:45
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Rear Lights
Replies: 8
Views: 1047

Re: Rear Lights

Nah, its about £100.

I'll give you £200 :wink:
by Jet
Wed 12 Apr, 2017 18:19
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Techno Classica, Essen
Replies: 7
Views: 879

Re: Techno Classica, Essen

Green Genie wrote:
Jet wrote:
That was a very good move GG, does it still have the purple bit in the pattern?
What this bit?

Image

Yes still intacto :D
Aye, thats the one! :D
by Jet
Wed 12 Apr, 2017 18:18
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Techno Classica, Essen
Replies: 7
Views: 879

Re: Techno Classica, Essen

kruisn wrote:Great photos TJS. Very rare car out here in N.Z. I have heard of one but have not seen it. They are very pretty and unique. Thanks for posting. :cheers
Griffin Motorsport converted 6 to RHD for a NZ customer, as lefties weren't allowed back then. (might have been 5)

That still the case?
by Jet
Mon 10 Apr, 2017 22:50
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Techno Classica, Essen
Replies: 7
Views: 879

Re: Techno Classica, Essen

all had baggy seat bottoms Nice pictures Tony, thanks for posting. Sooooo glad I had my seats recovered when the Fun Gelb material was available :D That was a very good move GG, does it still have the purple bit in the pattern? Unusual colour to insert, something to do with the magic violet I imagi...
by Jet
Mon 10 Apr, 2017 22:44
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Bicester Scramble
Replies: 10
Views: 1770

Re: Bicester Scramble

I hope I can get there, but may be a stretch...
by Jet
Thu 06 Apr, 2017 15:20
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Looks for all kinds of parts to fix our Z1 1989
Replies: 12
Views: 1622

Re: Looks for all kinds of parts to fix our Z1 1989

1autobahn1 wrote:bought car with front end damage, have the car very close to being done but we need front bumper and reinforcement.
would love to find someone with some spare parts
PM your number, might have something, needs repainting though.
by Jet
Thu 06 Apr, 2017 15:15
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: London congestion charges
Replies: 11
Views: 1135

Re: London congestion charges

Less than 7% are private cars in central London, so very little will change. Are diesels to blame or is it the scapegoat for the fact the sheer volume of cars in London has increased and traffic has slowed to less than 10mph? Thousands bought diesels on the advice of GOV, apparently they were effici...
by Jet
Tue 14 Mar, 2017 17:14
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Hi Jamal, Hope all you chaps are well. Am I too late to join the party? I enjoyed the 2014 tech day and the June dates may suit me. I wouldn't be able to do the May ones as in France for rally then. Planning on taking the Z1 back to France at Easter but plans can change. Regards, George Red Interio...
by Jet
Tue 14 Mar, 2017 09:23
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

This should land in your inbox gents.

StevieMillar - can I have your email address?

Image
by Jet
Mon 20 Feb, 2017 14:43
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Z3M Exhaust?
Replies: 3
Views: 759

Z3M Exhaust?

Anyone have or know where I can find a knackered Z3M rear original exhaust, left and right, appreciate a PM or email.

Required for measuring.

Thanks

Jet
by Jet
Thu 16 Feb, 2017 13:21
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Hi Chaps and sorry for being late onto this post. It has been a while since my last confession :-) I cannot do May 20th, as we are out of the country. Other than the week immediately following that (not back yet) and the Le Mans 24 dates June 15th to 19th inclusive, I would move heaven and earth to...
by Jet
Thu 16 Feb, 2017 13:18
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Rubber hose at base of dipstick tube
Replies: 4
Views: 624

Re: Rubber hose at base of dipstick tube

I might have to jump in on this Pat, although it has stopped its not likely to get better with age, whats this seller shipping cost?
by Jet
Tue 07 Feb, 2017 16:13
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Thank you Jet LHD has been v easy so far, but I am re-running in the engine after 5 years SORN, so haven't tried to overtake anything yet. The early miles have taken a bit of toll on the doors tho' - leaving them open has led to scratches already. Any top tips on how to avoid this? (keep them v. cl...
by Jet
Mon 30 Jan, 2017 19:07
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Jet has kindly pointed out that if I am to join you on the technical day, I should at least introduce myself first (thank you Jet). Firstly, a pre-Christmas rush of blood is how I came to join the Z1 owners group. I'd fancied them since university, saw one for sale at Munich Legends and managed to ...
by Jet
Mon 30 Jan, 2017 18:32
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Well spotted Pat, this is why I'm leaving the admin to someone else.

It is Saturday 3rd to Sunday 4th..
by Jet
Mon 30 Jan, 2017 10:36
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Costs: For transparency and security, all funding will go via the BMWCC club office, they will ensure everything is paid for and we contribute towards it as per previous arrangement. Venue Hire - Confirmed Costs - TBC Host expenses - TBC Equipment - TBC Sustenance - TBC Rene is looking forward to it...
by Jet
Mon 30 Jan, 2017 10:24
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

TJS wrote:J
I was suggesting if it was possible to time set aside for Insurance inspection sometime during the Tech Weekend. Thanks for confirming the 2/3 June
Cheers

TJS
Knowing your car, I can do it sleep walking, consider it done :)
by Jet
Tue 24 Jan, 2017 17:53
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

TJ Et Al,

Date-wise our host would prefer June 3-4th due to other commitments.
I trust this is convenient for everyone. Agenda to be published at a later date.

JB

Re valuation, no problem, next week would work.
by Jet
Mon 23 Jan, 2017 13:36
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Sam
ChrisS
Jeff
Steviemillar
Felix
Barry V
Keith
Gary k
Pat
Ivor
Paul F
Roger

ChrisH - Mr Corvette, you still interested?
by Jet
Thu 19 Jan, 2017 15:33
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Gearbox Oil
Replies: 20
Views: 4833

Re: Z1 Gearbox Oil

Is there anything better than the Mobil SHC 630 mentioned in the handbook? ChrisS Yes, dont drive with a cold engine and gearbox, always let it sit idling for a few minutes and gently massage the gears as the temperature rises, its usually 1st gear the most problematic, but thats normal, try going ...
by Jet
Fri 13 Jan, 2017 13:02
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 Technical Day 2017?
Replies: 71
Views: 6325

Re: Z1 Technical Day 2017?

Green Genie wrote:
Jet wrote:
Available dates from venue are June 3/4 or May 20/21.
Jamal, I see the original dates have now changed. I'm able to make the revised May date 20/21 but can't make the June 3/4

Is the venue same as last time?
Sorry about that, I'm governed by the venue, same as last time.