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by Jet
Wed 18 Apr, 2018 08:11
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Manifold heat shields
Replies: 6
Views: 270

Re: Manifold heat shields

They are not leaking however, the rear heat shield element is holed. The original metal weave laminate style has been replaced with what looks like thick grey cardboard. Just live with a holed heat shield and the associated OCD. OCD is usually triggered by the 'visible', so as the gasket isn't the ...
by Jet
Thu 29 Mar, 2018 11:22
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Silverstone Classic 2018 - Earlybird tickets ending soon
Replies: 5
Views: 607

Re: Silverstone Classic 2018 - Earlybird tickets ending soon

Codes are on Car Club website/forum.
by Jet
Mon 26 Mar, 2018 14:59
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Courroie help my
Replies: 8
Views: 833

Re: Courroie help my

The window will only work if the door is fully "closed".
by Jet
Mon 26 Mar, 2018 14:45
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Red Z1 for sale
Replies: 6
Views: 630

Re: Red Z1 for sale

......and then there are these 2. What's interesting about these M powered cars, does the jump in values mean we are unlikely to see anyone attempting this in future? https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-Z1-4-9-V8-S62-M5-engine-6-speed-transplant-420-BHP-E30-E39-M5-engine-brembo/202266803632?ssPageName=ST...
by Jet
Thu 15 Mar, 2018 13:28
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Courroie help my
Replies: 8
Views: 833

Re: Courroie help my

Make sure the door is unlocked and pull up with both hands.
by Jet
Wed 14 Mar, 2018 14:43
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Courroie help my
Replies: 8
Views: 833

Re: Courroie help my

Strap? Do you mean Door Belt? How to open/close with a broken belt?
by Jet
Thu 08 Mar, 2018 09:41
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 - crack repairs
Replies: 10
Views: 1121

Re: Z1 - crack repairs

The crack is on the sill panel inline with the rear of the door, about 3" long now. I had the same problem, MOT guy jacked car up resting on sill, had mine repaired, they did a very good job. Grind down both sides, rebuilt with layers of flexible material, then painted back and front. Suggest remov...
by Jet
Wed 07 Mar, 2018 15:07
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Available - Z1 / Z3M Framed Illustrations
Replies: 12
Views: 1509

Re: Available - Z1 / Z3M Framed Illustrations

Gazza wrote:
Tue 06 Mar, 2018 21:04
ooooooooooooooh :bawl:
Didn't say if you liked it Mr G?
by Jet
Tue 06 Mar, 2018 20:44
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Silverstone Classic 2018 - Earlybird tickets ending soon
Replies: 5
Views: 607

Re: Silverstone Classic 2018 - Earlybird tickets ending soon

Green Genie wrote:
Mon 05 Mar, 2018 17:29
Booked mine :D anyone meeting up at the Super Sausage cafe on the Saturday?
I remember those days.......unfortunately I have to be there from thursday :(
by Jet
Tue 06 Mar, 2018 14:54
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Available - Z1 / Z3M Framed Illustrations
Replies: 12
Views: 1509

Re: Available - Z1 / Z3M Framed Illustrations

Gazza wrote:
Mon 05 Mar, 2018 19:59
I received one of these as a birthday gift :D
Which birthday, 85th? :D :D
by Jet
Tue 06 Mar, 2018 14:51
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 - crack repairs
Replies: 10
Views: 1121

Re: Z1 - crack repairs

Kossyk repair kit is pretty good, however I would say it depends where it is and how far its progressed. Wings, inspect regularly, once it starts drill a small hole at the base to stop it progressing, then use the repair kit. Then strengthen all 4 mounting holes as a precaution and renew the rubber ...
by Jet
Mon 26 Feb, 2018 13:43
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 29
Views: 3564

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

whats this about rabbits, tried the link but no worky?
by Jet
Mon 26 Feb, 2018 13:43
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 29
Views: 3564

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

oops...
by Jet
Mon 26 Feb, 2018 13:42
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 29
Views: 3564

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

Hi All. Jamal might be "good to go" but my call to the Club office this morning indicated this was not the case! Panic ye not. I was told that if you have already expressed your interest to the Club Office they will contact you when they are ready to take bookings. Pat Mr Slade, It's Monday, nothin...
by Jet
Fri 23 Feb, 2018 16:33
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 29
Views: 3564

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

We are good to go gentlemen. To Recap: 2 day event Friday June 1st - Sunday June 3rd Meet at Maritime Hotel Portland friday Tour Jurassic coast saturday Activities mid afternoon Le Tour continued Dining / Drinks Saturday night Please contact Jasmine at the club office on 01970 267989 / Jasmine@bmwca...
by Jet
Mon 19 Feb, 2018 11:34
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Ticking noise
Replies: 4
Views: 500

Re: Ticking noise

Anyone know what the ticking noise might be? Only seems to start when the engine is really warm, during a journey and when slowing down, on the overrun. Also, when the engine is warm, the horn doesn't work, though I can't tell if this starts to fail at the same time as the ticking begins. I can't s...
by Jet
Fri 16 Feb, 2018 22:36
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: London Classic Car Show 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 388

London Classic Car Show 2018

507, 328, Z8, E30M3, 635csi...it doesn't get much better than this. If your heading that way, pop over to BMWCC stand. https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4661/40306989731_9aaad315f7_h.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4674/39595196834_b4b3997aa7_h.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4672/38497541430_13e...
by Jet
Fri 16 Feb, 2018 22:21
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 29
Views: 3564

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

Green Genie wrote:
Fri 16 Feb, 2018 17:32
Hi Jet

Sorry to chase, guess you've got a lot on but any update on booking details for this yet?
GG,

Good timing, just reserved 20 rooms earlier this week, so will update thread when I get back from LCCS.
by Jet
Mon 12 Feb, 2018 09:56
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: wings
Replies: 4
Views: 542

Re: wings

Pat Slade wrote:
Sun 11 Feb, 2018 09:57
Jet,

Unsure about the relevance or accuracy of your comment on the manifold heat and the left front wing.

Pat
Probably because you didn't read the article on the subject :wink:
by Jet
Fri 09 Feb, 2018 14:20
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: wings
Replies: 4
Views: 542

Re: wings

This car arrived on our 2009 Tour with carbon panels, very smart. http://www.z1-online.de I wonder if painting carbon is different to painting plastic and whether it looks/reflects the same? I understand there is some clever technology between bonnet and left wing to do with heat dissipation from th...
by Jet
Wed 07 Feb, 2018 10:20
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Fuel Hoses
Replies: 5
Views: 884

Re: Fuel Hoses

Wonder if these guys can help:

www.brakepipesets.com
www.automec.co.uk
by Jet
Wed 07 Feb, 2018 10:15
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Cabriodesign.nl
Replies: 17
Views: 1206

Re: Cabriodesign.nl

felix wrote:
Mon 05 Feb, 2018 17:34
have you tried a paste of jeweller's rouge and olive oil?
My first reaction was a smirk, then I realised your serious :D
I know not what it is, but according to my Google companion, it is "finely ground ferric oxide, used as a polish for metal and optical glass".

I'll give it a try. Chz Felix.
by Jet
Tue 06 Feb, 2018 14:12
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Ebay item: Z1 Hard Top
Replies: 7
Views: 799

Re: Ebay item: Z1 Hard Top

...there is more.

The seller knew his car and previous owner. He bought it with fitting kit in situ, so one might deduce the top and car were once upon a time, consciously coupled.

The plot thickens...
by Jet
Mon 05 Feb, 2018 09:08
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Cabriodesign.nl
Replies: 17
Views: 1206

Re: Cabriodesign.nl

Is it Perspex or Glass?

Been meaning to change the shield on mine which is perspex, some very fine scratches I cant get rid of.
by Jet
Mon 05 Feb, 2018 09:01
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Rear Lights
Replies: 17
Views: 2108

Re: Rear Lights

compact wrote:
Sat 03 Feb, 2018 18:37
I have also got NOS front indicators , still boxed inc seal and screws, the front lower small spoiler, still in its wrapper and 4 Z1 wheels centres, still wrapped , also a NOS washer bottle, anyone interested in buying any of them let me know.
Hmmm....how much for indicators?
by Jet
Mon 05 Feb, 2018 08:58
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Ebay item: Z1 Hard Top
Replies: 7
Views: 799

Re: Ebay item: Z1 Hard Top

Club member bought it, who happened to have a kit, but no top.
by Jet
Fri 02 Feb, 2018 12:54
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Rear Lights
Replies: 17
Views: 2108

Re: Rear Lights

About 3x what you paid for them. As you have found, its the kind of part you might buy and store away, hopefully never need.

How much do you want for them?
by Jet
Thu 01 Feb, 2018 16:03
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Rear Lights
Replies: 17
Views: 2108

Re: Rear Lights

Yes still available. Do you still have the car?
by Jet
Thu 01 Feb, 2018 16:02
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: LH Window Motor required
Replies: 17
Views: 2065

Re: LH Window Motor required

lamakdaddy wrote:
Thu 01 Feb, 2018 10:49
I managed to find a used LH window motor. Fingers crossed it solves the issue. With this done the car will be in A1 condition!
Let us know how you get on, always good to know the outcome for future reference.

Good luck.
by Jet
Tue 30 Jan, 2018 09:49
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Rear Lights
Replies: 17
Views: 2108

Re: Rear Lights

compact wrote:
Sun 28 Jan, 2018 14:49
I am not sure if they are the later lights? how can I tell, I can't seem to put pics on the message?
They are all the same, apart from fog light activation, which depends on country of origin.

Use Flickr to upload photos and paste 'img' link.
by Jet
Sat 20 Jan, 2018 15:06
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: LH Window Motor required
Replies: 17
Views: 2065

Re: LH Window Motor required

My german is none existent, but I think one of these? http://www.ebay.de/itm/BMW-Z1-Z1-Stellantrieb-Fahrertur-67161394369-2291237-0390251692/182546118228?hash=item2a8098b654:g:8YIAAOSwSypZAE3b http://www.ebay.de/itm/BMW-Z1-Z1-Flachmotor-rechts-51332290522-2290522/182546118370?hash=item2a8098b6e2:g:d...
by Jet
Thu 18 Jan, 2018 15:04
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Original BMW Z1 windscreen
Replies: 6
Views: 802

Re: Original BMW Z1 windscreen

Nik Rite wrote:
Tue 02 Jan, 2018 11:54
Ive just put it on ebay starting £99.Ending next Tuesday am. Its not new but very serviceable . It would be nice if one of the regular Z guys got it . Nik
Did it sell? One of those items that will be invaluable to someone in the future, be kicking myself if it turns out to be me :head:
by Jet
Wed 03 Jan, 2018 08:40
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: LH Window Motor required
Replies: 17
Views: 2065

Re: LH Window Motor required

Kossyk!!

Long time no speak.

Happy New year!
by Jet
Sun 31 Dec, 2017 06:00
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Ebay item: Z1 Hard Top
Replies: 7
Views: 799

Re: Ebay item: Z1 Hard Top

Speakers and leather were optional extras, someone will get a bargain if it ends at 500, however do check it has essential fitting kit.
by Jet
Fri 29 Dec, 2017 12:52
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: LH Window Motor required
Replies: 17
Views: 2065

Re: LH Window Motor required

Happens to mine now and again, more noticeable when its cold. Its been a while since I did this, but from memory if you are able to control the window, then it sounds like the motor is doing its job. Unless I misunderstood, both electric motors, (door / window), are similar in design, there are no i...
by Jet
Mon 25 Dec, 2017 23:26
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: LH Window Motor required
Replies: 17
Views: 2065

Re: LH Window Motor required

Definitely a motor issue? what other symptoms?
by Jet
Mon 25 Dec, 2017 23:13
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Original BMW Z1 windscreen
Replies: 6
Views: 802

Re: Original BMW Z1 windscreen

Lord Lucan! :wink:

Have you changed your number? Tried calling you several times earlier this year.

How the devil are you?
by Jet
Wed 13 Dec, 2017 13:48
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Interior colours
Replies: 8
Views: 991

Re: Interior colours

Hi Ian, Glad to see your making progress, both are dark gray, the finish will look different of course on leather and Nubuck taking into account fading. I would say stick with original colour unless its personal preference to go to black. Can you take a photo of the dash and new dye in daylight and ...
by Jet
Fri 01 Dec, 2017 15:01
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Available - Z1 / Z3M Framed Illustrations
Replies: 12
Views: 1509

Re: Available - Z1 / Z3M Illustrations

Framed....


Image

Image

Image
by Jet
Thu 30 Nov, 2017 23:16
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Available - Z1 / Z3M Framed Illustrations
Replies: 12
Views: 1509

Available - Z1 / Z3M Framed Illustrations

These Large 50x50cm limited edition framed illustrations are only available from BMW Car Club, with the Z3M Coupe and Z3M Roadster coming soon. Printed on 3mm thick foamex board, they are durable and crease resistant, a quality gift suitable for your home, garage or office. Only £35 and get free pos...
by Jet
Mon 06 Nov, 2017 09:14
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMW Z1 - Strangest modern BMW - Doug DeMuro
Replies: 9
Views: 1338

Re: BMW Z1 - Strangest modern BMW - Doug DeMuro

Keith, You must be really bored!! Pat You know me too well, the car is in it's P.J's and I wasn't looking forward to the long winter nights :( Take no notice GG, Pat probably didn't spot quite as many :D I imagine this is a restoration project, the panel cracks, switch bezel colour, roof cover and ...
by Jet
Thu 02 Nov, 2017 09:38
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMW Z1 - Strangest modern BMW - Doug DeMuro
Replies: 9
Views: 1338

Re: BMW Z1 - Strangest modern BMW - Doug DeMuro

It does raise some queries, the mirror switch bezel is an odd colour.
by Jet
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 09:38
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMW Z1 - Strangest modern BMW - Doug DeMuro
Replies: 9
Views: 1338

BMW Z1 - Strangest modern BMW - Doug DeMuro

Very Interesting Z1 review by youtuber Doug DeMuro.
Pay close attention to the car itself, being US based parts are scarce, which might explain it, but how many 'anomalies' can you spot?
I counted 7.

https://youtu.be/ssbSc0gaI04
by Jet
Sat 28 Oct, 2017 09:20
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 29
Views: 3564

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

Interested....

Genie
Urzz
Jet
Pat
ChrisS
Ivor
Darren
Alfie
George
by Jet
Sat 28 Oct, 2017 09:20
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 29
Views: 3564

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

Interested....

Genie
Urzz
Jet
Pat
ChrisS
Ivor
Darren
Alfie
by Jet
Sat 28 Oct, 2017 09:18
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast
Replies: 29
Views: 3564

Re: BMWCC 2018 Z1 Tour - Jurassic Coast

Alfie wrote:
Tue 24 Oct, 2017 08:57
Nice... 8-)
Me and RED live in West Bay.
Maybe we could tag along for a while as you waft through?
Cheers.
A.
You are most welcome Alfie.
I always make a habit of mixing with the locals and adopting their customs :D

Chz
by Jet
Wed 11 Oct, 2017 15:49
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Z1 For Sale
Replies: 21
Views: 3194

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: 29
Views: 3564

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.