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by stevesace
Sat 14 Apr, 2012 07:04
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012
Replies: 53
Views: 12179

Re: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012

I'm going to drop out of this one too, it's raining heavy here now and weather forecast is showing heavy rain yorkshire way untill at least lunch time.. Kinda takes the fun out of of road trip in the convertible :(
by stevesace
Mon 09 Apr, 2012 12:35
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Easter Cruise
Replies: 11
Views: 7151

Re: Easter Cruise

Looks like it was still a good drive.
I done my vanos seals & shims instead but it's a bit noisy on warm up so gonna replace the spline gearing next.. At least the cold idle jolt has gone now tho :)
by stevesace
Mon 09 Apr, 2012 12:26
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012
Replies: 53
Views: 12179

Re: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012

is there anyone else coming from newcastle way? could be worth meeting at durham services & then heading to ferrybridge the same time :drive Hi stevesace I live not far from Durham so meeting at durham services would be great. I thought about 7.45 to 8.00 to meet, what do you think :?: Yep sounds g...
by stevesace
Thu 05 Apr, 2012 12:35
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012
Replies: 53
Views: 12179

Re: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012

is there anyone else coming from newcastle way? could be worth meeting at durham services & then heading to ferrybridge the same time :drive
by stevesace
Thu 05 Apr, 2012 12:30
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Easter Cruise
Replies: 11
Views: 7151

Re: Easter Cruise

hmm weather for sunday is looking like rain, might give this one a mis now :(
was looking forward to a nice sunny day like last year, was great :lol:
by stevesace
Mon 02 Apr, 2012 20:06
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Easter Cruise
Replies: 11
Views: 7151

Re: Easter Cruise

billz wrote:Would be good to meet up again steve. I will add you to a sunday possible list. Where would you want to meet
what time on sunday will you be setting off from millom?
by stevesace
Mon 02 Apr, 2012 17:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Engine rattle
Replies: 14
Views: 858

Re: Engine rattle

my twin vanos has got this rattle as it warms up, i bought a set of seals and spacers for it too just havent got round to fitting them yet.. it supposedly sorts it out completely.
by stevesace
Mon 02 Apr, 2012 17:00
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012
Replies: 53
Views: 12179

Re: Yorkshire Cruise Saturday 14th April 2012

i'll be coming along to this
by stevesace
Mon 02 Apr, 2012 16:51
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Easter Cruise
Replies: 11
Views: 7151

Re: Easter Cruise

would like to have come along to this, but at work on sat :( might be able to make it for sunday tho :drive
by stevesace
Fri 29 Jul, 2011 21:52
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Sunday 28th Aug Welsh Run
Replies: 75
Views: 7245

Hi bill, thinking about this, bit of a mission but might still be up for it :)
by stevesace
Wed 27 Jul, 2011 12:37
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted pas pipe, washer bottle & centre vent
Replies: 1
Views: 165

Wanted pas pipe, washer bottle & centre vent

As per title, if anyone is breaking on really, pas pipe is the high pressure one which bolts in pump and goes to rack, might be the same for other engines but mines a 2.8
by stevesace
Tue 26 Jul, 2011 19:12
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z£ 1997 for sale - spares or repair.
Replies: 3
Views: 515

Did it sell?
by stevesace
Tue 05 Jul, 2011 10:14
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Yorkshire Cruise 16th July 2011
Replies: 63
Views: 5296

Would have come along too, but on holiday then :)
by stevesace
Mon 16 May, 2011 12:16
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: My old problems back
Replies: 9
Views: 981

Sounds like it's either a faulty crank sensor failing when it's hot or the engine control unit relay in the engine bay
by stevesace
Wed 04 May, 2011 17:45
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: tinting z3 rear screen
Replies: 10
Views: 728

That clears that idea up :)
Thanks peeps
by stevesace
Tue 03 May, 2011 20:04
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: clean off
Replies: 10
Views: 905

thanks peeps :)
its a 2.8, might well pop down to newby hall :drive
by stevesace
Mon 02 May, 2011 21:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: instruments still not working - help!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 203

What does the rpm and coolant temp show in test step 7. After unlocking at 19?
by stevesace
Mon 02 May, 2011 12:59
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Scotland 3 day away August Bank Holiday
Replies: 19
Views: 1984

hmm thinking about it, but got a 4 day m-power course on the 4 days before then supposed to be in work on the sat morning so could leave it a bit of a rush
by stevesace
Mon 02 May, 2011 12:56
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New soft top needed - recommendations ?
Replies: 12
Views: 1211

We had our hood replaced by Kelvin Coachtrimmers in Glasgow. Very good job, and it was a BAS hood - all seems problem-free so far. Cost about £500 all in. Initially tried to make an arrangement with Hoods Scotland in Callander but gave up in the end as the guy wouldn't get back to me with a date, h...
by stevesace
Mon 02 May, 2011 12:17
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: clean off
Replies: 10
Views: 905

clean off

gave the zee a clean off and polish yesterday, and finally got rid of the m badge on the boot lid :lol: http://a8.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/222541_10150283314357589_515527588_9583687_768485_n.jpg http://a3.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/223258_10150283316192589_515527588_9583710_277...
by stevesace
Sun 01 May, 2011 22:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: tinting z3 rear screen
Replies: 10
Views: 728

tinting z3 rear screen

has anyone tinted their rear screen? i was going to use some good quality tint film but i've been told the glue can rot the plastic window.. might still give it ago as its got a none gen rear screen in anyway, and would rather put the genuine one back in 8-) not sure whether the folding of it would ...
by stevesace
Sun 01 May, 2011 22:15
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: Hood protection
Replies: 9
Views: 1155

wow that stuff looks really good, just done mine with the bmw impregnating agent stuff from the roof care kit, its good but not quite this good!
by stevesace
Sun 01 May, 2011 20:03
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Another "classic" eBay advert for a Z3
Replies: 19
Views: 1111

Vic-Z3 wrote:Look what else he bought .........
BMW M SPORT M TEC BADGE BOOT REAR

:lol:

Oh oh oh and ........................... :arrow:
HEN NIGHT PLAYBOY BUNNY EARS SET FANCY DRESS BLACK PINK
How much do they go for? Just taken one off my boot lid that some crazy person put on :D
by stevesace
Sun 01 May, 2011 12:08
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Royal Wedding Weekend
Replies: 51
Views: 3769

grange over sands, nice place, food was pretty good too It's going to have to change it's name to Grange-over-grass soon though. :wink: Where'd you eat? Cheers R. Yeah it's starting to look like more of a field :D Not sure what the place was called, just a small bar/restaurant off the main street, ...
by stevesace
Sun 01 May, 2011 11:24
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Royal Wedding Weekend
Replies: 51
Views: 3769

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by stevesace
Sat 30 Apr, 2011 22:24
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Royal Wedding Weekend
Replies: 51
Views: 3769

as said, thanks to bill and maurice for planning a really good route, was good to meet you all, everyone was very welcoming & friendly :)
just sorting through the pics there now, will get them up soon
steve.
by stevesace
Tue 26 Apr, 2011 22:05
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: hi
Replies: 13
Views: 869

yeah, its not quite an //M :(
the fake badges were all over when i got it, thats the only one left to come off on the back, just havent had the heat gun out to do it nice and carefully yet :lol:
by stevesace
Tue 26 Apr, 2011 21:57
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Royal Wedding Weekend
Replies: 155
Views: 9240

i've given them a call and its all sorted for friday night at the grange hotel :)
by stevesace
Mon 25 Apr, 2011 22:05
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Royal Wedding Weekend
Replies: 155
Views: 9240

yeah will do in the morning mate, i went back on it to see what it said was available now and its only showing the single room now, so hopefully it will be fine
by stevesace
Mon 25 Apr, 2011 21:35
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Royal Wedding Weekend
Replies: 155
Views: 9240

only just seen this now bill after looking at the hotel links, anyway, the thornfield house was showing having a room available so i've booked and payed for it - but i'm worried now lol
by stevesace
Mon 25 Apr, 2011 20:56
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: hi
Replies: 13
Views: 869

billz wrote:Steve was good to meet you, you will have to get the pics up with the roll bars fitted. So are you joining us on the cruise this weekend :?:
bill
hi bill, yep was good to meet you too, going to try and come on the cruise, looks like it'll be quite good.
will get some more pics one night :)
by stevesace
Mon 25 Apr, 2011 20:28
Forum: Z4 roadster and Z4 Coupe
Topic: Z4 alarm doesn't seem to like the cold
Replies: 2
Views: 1073

there is a mod for putting foil tape behind the interior microwave sensors in the doors, but in some cases they need replacing. faulty bonnet switches are more common tho, get your alarm trigger memories read first.
by stevesace
Mon 25 Apr, 2011 20:18
Forum: Z4 roadster and Z4 Coupe
Topic: How do I take off Exhaust Manifold from Z4 2.0i
Replies: 4
Views: 2405

they are easy enough to do in place if you have access to an air rachet, plenty room around them, quite common for them to split & crack too.
by stevesace
Mon 25 Apr, 2011 20:06
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: hi
Replies: 13
Views: 869

hi

fairly new on here so thought i'd post a few pics, they are just from last week, but i have the factory roll bars in now that i got bought from bill on here (thanks 8-) ) http://a5.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/221780_10150268352587589_515527588_9424047_4256603_n.jpg http://a6.sphotos.ak.fbcd...
by stevesace
Mon 25 Apr, 2011 19:55
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Spanish Cruise?
Replies: 411
Views: 36243

me & the mrs could quite fancy coming along on this, but i guessing from what i've read in here we'd need to find somewhere nearby to stay. We done a road trip last year down to bordeaux via a night and day in paris on the way - only down side is everywhere near paris is mentally crazy to drive in! ...
by stevesace
Mon 25 Apr, 2011 19:28
Forum: Event/cruise aftermaths
Topic: Royal Wedding Weekend
Replies: 155
Views: 9240

hi guys,
still quite tempted to come along on this, are you all staying at the same place? think there will still be any rooms avail?
steve
by stevesace
Sat 02 Apr, 2011 21:53
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: OEM M Wing Mirrors NOW SOLD
Replies: 3
Views: 449

Let me know if they don't sell please
by stevesace
Mon 28 Mar, 2011 20:58
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: For Sale OEM RollHoops and Wind deflector
Replies: 6
Views: 692

PM sent :)