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by Midsomer Mikey
Thu 31 Jul, 2014 19:05
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Catalytic Converter Problem dilema?
Replies: 13
Views: 1371

Re: Catalytic Converter Problem dilema?

I bought one off flebay for about £100.oo changed it myself no probs
by Midsomer Mikey
Sun 20 Jul, 2014 17:04
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Lesser Spotted Z3
Replies: 5
Views: 787

Re: Lesser Spotted Z3

Well finally it`s Happened a Silver Z3 on the A 32 near Warnford on my way home exactly a YEAR TO THE DAY :!: of driving this route every Sunday But not only that I got a wave back happy :drive
by Midsomer Mikey
Thu 17 Jul, 2014 06:43
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Where have all the Z3"s gone?
Replies: 31
Views: 2494

Re: Where have all the Z3"s gone?

Same down here :!: Don`t see any either only mx5`s Maybe all the 3 owners are polishing instead of out driving :roll:
by Midsomer Mikey
Wed 02 Jul, 2014 19:28
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: MOT
Replies: 5
Views: 200

Re: MOT

Well I was pleased :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Wed 02 Jul, 2014 16:18
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: MOT
Replies: 5
Views: 200

MOT

The Old Girl passed MOT today after Second go on the emissions test
Not bad for a 15 year old well pleased :D :drive
by Midsomer Mikey
Mon 19 May, 2014 18:49
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Lesser Spotted Z3
Replies: 5
Views: 787

Re: Lesser Spotted Z3

Yes a really great drive :D
by Midsomer Mikey
Sun 18 May, 2014 20:03
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Lesser Spotted Z3
Replies: 5
Views: 787

Lesser Spotted Z3

Nearly every Sunday I have the pleasure of driving the Z3 up the A32 from Gosport to Alton in Hampshire not seen a Z3 once just a couple of Z4`s in almost a year ! Plenty of Mx 5`s
by Midsomer Mikey
Thu 17 Apr, 2014 07:08
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: MCZ 4337
Replies: 2
Views: 208

Re: MCZ 4337

Not been taxed or sorn since April 2013 not insured either
by Midsomer Mikey
Sat 14 Sep, 2013 10:11
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Goodwood Revival
Replies: 2
Views: 331

Re: Goodwood Revival

On the Goodwood web site there is a live link to all the action for those who couldn`t go 8-)
by Midsomer Mikey
Sat 31 Aug, 2013 18:28
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2084
Views: 220636

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

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by Midsomer Mikey
Sat 31 Aug, 2013 17:29
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2084
Views: 220636

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

A big sister :D Z4 3.0si 2006 in phoenix yellow with black & yellow seats :drive It's against the law to write a post like this without any pics :D[/quote I have uploaded pics to photobucket but don`t know how to post them on here the thread on posting is out of date photobucket has changed :oops:
by Midsomer Mikey
Sat 31 Aug, 2013 14:56
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2084
Views: 220636

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

A big sister :D Z4 3.0si 2006 in phoenix yellow with black & yellow seats :drive
by Midsomer Mikey
Fri 23 Aug, 2013 17:23
Forum: Z4 roadster and Z4 Coupe
Topic: Looking at a 2.5 se z4
Replies: 6
Views: 1379

Looking at a 2.5 se z4

Got my eye on a 2.5se 04 plate 87000 miles Z4 what should I look out for in terms of spec & faults :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Wed 17 Jul, 2013 10:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Tramlining - sorted
Replies: 14
Views: 930

Re: Tramlining - sorted

Mine stopped doing it after a new set of front tyres drives great now :D
by Midsomer Mikey
Tue 09 Jul, 2013 08:12
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: Showroom Shine - sample
Replies: 42
Views: 5615

Re: Showroom Shine - sample

Anyone received theirs yet :?:
by Midsomer Mikey
Thu 30 May, 2013 19:45
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: spotted
Replies: 0
Views: 412

spotted

Blue z3 m privet road Gosport about 5-40pm today waved and got a wave back :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Sat 25 May, 2013 17:34
Forum: Z4 roadster and Z4 Coupe
Topic: Little mod today
Replies: 17
Views: 2055

Re: Little mod today

Like them a lot :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Tue 08 Jan, 2013 12:39
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: 6000 th Post
Replies: 4
Views: 469

Re: 6000 th Post

Thats an awful lot of holes to dig when do you put the fence in between them :puzzle:


No well done :D
by Midsomer Mikey
Thu 22 Nov, 2012 12:53
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: New Z3 owner saying hi
Replies: 15
Views: 1179

Re: New Z3 owner saying hi

Welcome great choice look forward to seeing pics :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Tue 02 Oct, 2012 18:47
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Something diffrent !
Replies: 12
Views: 565

Re: Something diffrent !

Like it Were can i get one 8-)
by Midsomer Mikey
Sat 14 Jul, 2012 16:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: ABS Pump / Controller
Replies: 4
Views: 177

Re: ABS Pump / Controller

I had the same problem on my 1.9, Brought a second hand pump off ebay changed it problem gone :)
Make sure that you match the part numbers up to get the right replacement pump mine cost 50ish quid
by Midsomer Mikey
Mon 21 May, 2012 06:41
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: ASC/ABS lights.. Full description
Replies: 13
Views: 603

Re: ASC/ABS lights.. Full description

I had the same problem except i had`nt touched anything.Changed all the abs sensors checked all the fuses still lights glowing.So bit the bullet and searched e-bay and found a second hand one for 50 quidish ,the part no is on the pump.Easy to change but make sure you clean the pipes and old pump up ...
by Midsomer Mikey
Sat 12 May, 2012 16:01
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Fuel mileage allowance
Replies: 22
Views: 2449

Re: Fuel mileage allowance

Many thanks thats clear now
by Midsomer Mikey
Sat 12 May, 2012 12:58
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Fuel mileage allowance
Replies: 22
Views: 2449

Fuel mileage allowance

Please can anyone tell me what the current mileage allowance to & from work is, At the moment i clam 40p a mile but someone has pointed out it has gone up to 45p a mile so bit confused :?
by Midsomer Mikey
Sat 05 May, 2012 08:33
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Most Westerly Place in GB (with piccies)
Replies: 11
Views: 2027

Re: Most Westerly Place in GB (with piccies)

Great pictures thanks for posting them

I think Lands end is the uks most southerly point
by Midsomer Mikey
Fri 04 May, 2012 07:34
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Most Westerly Place in GB (with piccies)
Replies: 11
Views: 2027

Re: Most Westerly Place in GB

Lucky you look forward to the pictures 8-)
by Midsomer Mikey
Sun 01 Apr, 2012 15:10
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: Z1
Replies: 0
Views: 279

Z1

Sun 2pm ish Halfords bognor regis Black Z1 nice :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Mon 12 Mar, 2012 20:55
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Picture of the month
Replies: 5
Views: 1335

Re: Picture of the month

No go then :!:
by Midsomer Mikey
Sun 11 Mar, 2012 17:37
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Picture of the month
Replies: 5
Views: 1335

Picture of the month

Any chance we can have this back again i enjoy looking at the pics & voting
by Midsomer Mikey
Sun 19 Feb, 2012 10:57
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: My wife's new car
Replies: 74
Views: 3811

wifes new car

Porsche cayenne :?:
by Midsomer Mikey
Tue 04 Oct, 2011 16:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Traction control/abs warning lights
Replies: 17
Views: 5317

Abs / Traction control lights

Cleaned sensors then replaced them all for about same price as fault code charges at garage, I had to replace the pump in the end. got one off e-bay for about £50 second hand straight forward swap ,you must match up the pump no`s

Plus i know the age of the sensors now :wink:
by Midsomer Mikey
Wed 21 Sep, 2011 19:02
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: September 2011 Picture of the Month - Winner Announcement
Replies: 13
Views: 1890

september photo comp

Nice picture though Ragtop :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Wed 21 Sep, 2011 16:13
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: September 2011 Picture of the Month - Winner Announcement
Replies: 13
Views: 1890

september photo comp

All good pics but when do we have Dafodils in september :flower:
by Midsomer Mikey
Tue 30 Aug, 2011 18:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: MOT Passed!
Replies: 1
Views: 187

MOT Passed

Always a good feeling :D
by Midsomer Mikey
Mon 29 Aug, 2011 17:04
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: Sterling Grey Z3
Replies: 0
Views: 219

Sterling Grey Z3

Today at B&Q Bognor Regis this afternoon very nice with private plate :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Mon 18 Jul, 2011 07:12
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: annoying rattle
Replies: 16
Views: 1614

annoying rattle

Mine had a rattle at certain low revs traced it to the cat
the honey comb inside was starting to break up ,
cured by a new cat :idea:
by Midsomer Mikey
Tue 12 Jul, 2011 20:05
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Cambering On Uneven Roads
Replies: 19
Views: 1096

Cambering on uneven roads

Welcome to the world of z
I find i have to hang on tight
Tramlining is the phrase described in different ways
non matching tyres / worn shocks /wishbones mine had a bad
bout of it but now it seems better after the ABS pump was changed
:)
by Midsomer Mikey
Tue 21 Jun, 2011 07:32
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Abs pump
Replies: 11
Views: 831

Abs pump

Have at last solved the issue changed the abs unit all sorted :)
Bought one off ebay at good price ,straight swap over
even drives better i think that the old unit was stuck on
:D
by Midsomer Mikey
Fri 10 Jun, 2011 07:08
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Urgent: Car won't start!!!!!!?????
Replies: 7
Views: 372

Urgent car wont start

Flat battery :?:
by Midsomer Mikey
Thu 14 Apr, 2011 17:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Battery. Positive connecter problem?
Replies: 7
Views: 331

Battery connection problem

The black plastic is not there for body protection but to stop a short
circuit, if you fail to disconnect the negative first and you touch the
positive to the body bang :shake: , Not had a problem with terminals on mine :)

DAM BACKSPACE BUTTON :head:
by Midsomer Mikey
Thu 14 Apr, 2011 17:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Battery. Positive connecter problem?
Replies: 7
Views: 331

Battery connection problem

The black plastic is not there for body protection but to stop a short
circuit, if you fail to disconnect the negative first and you touch the
positive to the body bang :shake: , Not had a problem with terminals on mine :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Sun 20 Mar, 2011 08:15
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Abs pump
Replies: 11
Views: 831

Abs pump

Right had the fault codes read using a u480 memo scanner came up with p0100 Maf A circuit malfunction p0130 o2 sensor circuit malfunction(bank 1 sensor 1) p0135o2 sensor heater circuit malfunction (bank 1 sensor 1 ) No faults on the abs/acs yet dash lights still on :!: With regards to the faults abo...
by Midsomer Mikey
Fri 18 Mar, 2011 17:30
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rough running error codes (Solved)
Replies: 4
Views: 895

Running rough error codes

Maybe stale fuel if you have not run it since september :!:
by Midsomer Mikey
Wed 16 Mar, 2011 23:05
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Usernames. Explain yourself!
Replies: 125
Views: 9279

usersnames .explain yourself

well mikey is so used as a user name so as i am a member of the somerset and dorset railway heritage trust at midsomer norton in somerset i thought of midsomer mikey :)DOUBLE POST DAM BACK BUTTON !
by Midsomer Mikey
Wed 16 Mar, 2011 20:56
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Usernames. Explain yourself!
Replies: 125
Views: 9279

usersnames .explain yourself

well mikey is so used as a user name so as i am a member of the somerset and dorset railway heritage trust at midsomer norton in somerset i thought of midsomer mikey :)
by Midsomer Mikey
Mon 07 Mar, 2011 21:28
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: rear window became unzipped
Replies: 6
Views: 809

rear window became unzipped

Looking at my window zip its whats known as a no5 continious coil zip
but I don`t know who`s zip most used is ykk.
by Midsomer Mikey
Mon 07 Mar, 2011 16:25
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Abs pump
Replies: 11
Views: 831

Abs pump

Thankyou for all your input :) , Hopefully I will be getting to borrow a
code reader soon will post up any findings :!:
by Midsomer Mikey
Mon 07 Mar, 2011 08:44
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Abs pump
Replies: 0
Views: 194

Abs pump

Can anyone help I have had the abs /acs lights on for months not worried about it as brakes work fine. I have change the front sensors as the old ones i had to drill out they would`t budge, I manage to get the rear ones out and cleaned them ,the lights still on after a week.Should i now be thinking ...
by Midsomer Mikey
Mon 07 Mar, 2011 08:32
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Abs pump
Replies: 11
Views: 831

Abs pump

Can anyone help I have had the abs /acs lights on for months not worried about it as brakes work fine. I have change the front sensors as the old ones i had to drill out they would`t budge, I manage to get the rear ones out and cleaned them ,the lights still on after a week.Should i now be thinking ...