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by Topperz
Mon 28 Mar, 2016 22:09
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BBS z4 style108 split rims+ tyre's
Replies: 1
Views: 332

BBS z4 style108 split rims+ tyre's

Set of genuine bmw bbs z4 alloys,staggered fitment Will fit the z3 Matching falken none run flat tyre's with a couple of thousand miles left,all fully legal Polished outer rims need redoing,but an easy job,no nasty kirbing Change of plan forces sale Unable to add pics due to file size......pm me for...
by Topperz
Sun 18 Jan, 2015 19:07
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: AC Scnitzer rear bumper splitter 1.9 1.8 pre facelift
Replies: 4
Views: 714

Re: AC Scnitzer rear bumper splitter 1.9 1.8 pre facelift

Listing ends Monday....needs to do better
by Topperz
Sat 17 Jan, 2015 23:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Choice, Z3 3.0 or Z4 3.0
Replies: 31
Views: 2842

Re: Choice, Z3 3.0 or Z4 3.0

3 it's a magic number
by Topperz
Sat 17 Jan, 2015 14:37
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: AC Scnitzer rear bumper splitter 1.9 1.8 pre facelift
Replies: 4
Views: 714

Re: AC Scnitzer rear bumper splitter 1.9 1.8 pre facelift

Hi Yes I did see that on on fleabay , I am seriously thinking of ending the listing I have on eBay and fitting it regardless......the listings not doing to well I did back the zed out the other day just to see how they looked and to be honest.....not bad and I think once painted they would look ok a...
by Topperz
Wed 14 Jan, 2015 11:00
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: SOLD AC Schnitzer rear bumper spoiler pre/post (not M)
Replies: 2
Views: 439

Re: FS: AC Schnitzer rear bumper spoiler pre/post (not M)

Hi James

Have you got a pic of where it meets the rear of the wheel arch at the bottom

Also part numbers if pos

Topperz
by Topperz
Tue 13 Jan, 2015 09:03
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: AC Scnitzer rear bumper splitter 1.9 1.8 pre facelift
Replies: 4
Views: 714

Re: AC Scnitzer rear bumper splitter 1.9 1.8 pre facelift

Now on eBay at 99p with no reserve
by Topperz
Mon 12 Jan, 2015 10:22
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: ZM and 3.0 sport
Replies: 23
Views: 3233

Re: ZM and 3.0 sport

Errr wasn't the lotus engine the rebadged, unreliable rover k series.....nice Regardless of what size,the bmw 6 cylinder is renowned for reliability,smoothness and a stunning retro sound track Just my 10p worth....I've only got a 2.0 as they didn't make mine in any other variant,so the rarity factor...
by Topperz
Sat 10 Jan, 2015 16:21
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Some help with battery drain.
Replies: 13
Views: 1891

Re: Some help with battery drain.

Hi I've left mine many times with the alarm on for 4 weeks+ and it's started instantly on return Battery was new about 3 years ago My wife went to work once in her car..it was fine.....she came out at night and the car was dead..... RAC came out,checked battery and it was completely knackered...new ...
by Topperz
Wed 07 Jan, 2015 22:21
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: AC Scnitzer rear bumper splitter 1.9 1.8 pre facelift
Replies: 4
Views: 714

AC Scnitzer rear bumper splitter 1.9 1.8 pre facelift

Full rear bumper splitter for the 1.8 1.9 zed Part number 51713721R/L Two parts,new in original black primer Purchased for my 2.0 facelift but will not fit correctly Offer welcome before it goes on eBay pm me Cash on collection PayPal or bacs,will post at cost Derby,midlands area Pic available on re...
by Topperz
Wed 07 Jan, 2015 00:26
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Sold
Replies: 2
Views: 685

Re: Buz tops soft top cover for z3

Now sold,many thanks
by Topperz
Fri 02 Jan, 2015 19:26
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Sold
Replies: 2
Views: 685

Sold

Buz tops cover Easy to fit and protects in all weathers Excellent condition,used half a dozen times during the summer....had a full cover for winter Zebedee is tucked up in the garage with a nice fitted cover on now,so it's surplus to requirements £45.00 posted PayPal or bacs available Can text phot...
by Topperz
Fri 02 Jan, 2015 19:02
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: newbie from stoke on trent
Replies: 19
Views: 2142

Re: newbie from stoke on trent

Ay up n welcom me duck from south Derbyshire

2.0l here and it's the 6 cylinder sound track that makes ya grin

I wanted an individual so it narrowed the options down when I was looking

That moira on eBay is an individual if I am correct

Topperz
by Topperz
Thu 01 Jan, 2015 22:27
Forum: Performance
Topic: Best tyres for my Z3 2.0
Replies: 22
Views: 3384

Re: Best tyres for my Z3 2.0

Bridgstone potenza all round on zebedee,I had the same tyres on my E91 2.0d msport but they were run flats

Never gave me any problems and responded well when warmed up and pushed hard

My 10p

Topperz
by Topperz
Thu 01 Jan, 2015 17:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: BMW z3 stoneguards opinion
Replies: 11
Views: 1246

Re: BMW z3 stoneguards opinion

I use the black magnetic ones.....I think they were from Titan

Just take them off every time you clean the car,wash the guards and dry off,never had a problem
by Topperz
Thu 01 Jan, 2015 17:02
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Hafords Oil
Replies: 37
Views: 5140

Re: Hafords Oil

Hi I only cover around a 1000 miles a year Not checked my bottles but the guy in store had a look on his interweb and stated there was very little difference between the one on offer and the bmw oil they sell which was not on offer The comma spec sheets are available on their website Anyone used the...
by Topperz
Wed 31 Dec, 2014 12:19
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Any 118d sport owners
Replies: 7
Views: 1563

Re: Any 118d sport owners

Hi I have a 2012 X1 2.0d Xdrive msport As far as I am aware the x1 uses the same floor pan as the e90/e91 3 series I have had no issues and all is good,even the trim in the interior is on par with my e91 2.0d msport I had previously I have a neighbour who has a 116d and he loves it and a mate who ha...
by Topperz
Wed 31 Dec, 2014 09:43
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Hafords Oil
Replies: 37
Views: 5140

Re: Hafords Oil

I have changed oil before but that was around 40years ago....when men were men n women were glad of it :D Must have done my first oil change around the same time - all the engineers I know at that time recommended Duckhams 20W-50 which was green coloured! :D My late father was a GTX fan so I follow...
by Topperz
Tue 30 Dec, 2014 17:43
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Hafords Oil
Replies: 37
Views: 5140

Re: Hafords Oil

Hi K&N also do an oil filter PS-7007 details below 2000 BMW Z3 2.0L L6 F/I - to 9/00 Oil Filter K&N Pro Series For Synthetic and Conventional Oils PS-7007 I have the k&N air filter fitted but it's the direct replacement that fits in the original air box 2000 BMW Z3 2.0L L6 F/I - All Air Filter Desig...
by Topperz
Tue 30 Dec, 2014 13:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Hafords Oil
Replies: 37
Views: 5140

Re: Hafords Oil

Yes the pink container 5w30 fully synthetic http://www.halfords.com/motoring/engine-oils-fluids/engine-oil/halfords-5w30-fully-synthetic-motor-oil-4l-vauxhall-opel-saab Don't forget to change the filter as well and dispose of the old oil at your local council recycling centre. Colb Many thanks,that...
by Topperz
Tue 30 Dec, 2014 11:40
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Hafords Oil
Replies: 37
Views: 5140

Re: Hafords Oil

Just reserved 8 litres of the 5w30 in the pink bottle

Is that the correct one for my 2.0 z ?

New to this oil change lark having always had company cars
by Topperz
Wed 24 Dec, 2014 00:07
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Oops!
Replies: 11
Views: 1806

Re: Oops!

Them pesky black zeds with Arizona sun nappa leather do attract attention :?
by Topperz
Thu 18 Dec, 2014 21:11
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Insuring your Zed
Replies: 15
Views: 2168

Re: Insuring your Zed

Been with Adrian flux since I bought zebedee,on classic insurance £169.00 fully comp

They did offer me an agreed value policy at renewal this year in October
by Topperz
Sun 14 Dec, 2014 21:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z3 cobra kit
Replies: 20
Views: 6726

Re: Z3 cobra kit

Nice

Bet she looks even better with the top off and she could deffo leave her shoes on :head:

I am obviously referring to the soft top and hand brake shoes :oops:
by Topperz
Sun 14 Dec, 2014 11:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: To start or not to start?
Replies: 22
Views: 2987

Re: To start or not to start?

Zebedee is now in the man cave....aka garage First time the garage has seen a car in 15 years,and after 3weeks of clearing it out,he was put away nice n dry yesterday I'm new to this laying up over the winter,is there a to do list anywhere on the forum? or if someone could compile one for those that...
by Topperz
Sat 06 Dec, 2014 13:00
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Ctek conditioner,charger req WTB
Replies: 2
Views: 579

Ctek conditioner,charger req WTB

Anybody have one for sale

Pm me please with price,location etc

Many thx
by Topperz
Sun 30 Nov, 2014 19:33
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: EXCELLENT PRICE !
Replies: 2
Views: 741

Re: EXCELLENT PRICE !

Bowler wrote:Looks like it could do with one of your seatbelt fixes Barry?
Had 4 comments from other people re Barry's seat belt fix.....all good and work even better
by Topperz
Sat 29 Nov, 2014 22:05
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Weird Wax Names
Replies: 2
Views: 886

Re: Weird Wax Names

I must already have some of that??!! :?:

When Mrs T gets up on Sunday morning she shouts out of the bedroom window

Arrrrrreeeee yooooou fukken waxing that car again :dunce:
by Topperz
Sat 29 Nov, 2014 21:50
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: New Z3 owner from Glasgow
Replies: 25
Views: 3220

Re: New Z3 owner from Glasgow

Hi and welcome Best exterior colour bmw ever made.....I'm biased tho... The colour just pops when the sun hits it Mine has Arizona sun and black nappa.....it's the way to if you are changing the interior.....oh and you get the z3m roadster seats which are all heated....... Been out in mine today.......
by Topperz
Fri 28 Nov, 2014 09:25
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Wanted: Plastic stud
Replies: 4
Views: 729

Re: Wanted: Plastic stud

My wife's got a plastic stud

£15.00 from ann summers :head:

Sorry mate had to be said
by Topperz
Thu 27 Nov, 2014 12:43
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: How much space do I need
Replies: 12
Views: 1250

Re: How much space do I need

The dimensions I need to comfortably get the car in and open the door please...sorry if I was unclear
by Topperz
Thu 27 Nov, 2014 12:18
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: How much space do I need
Replies: 12
Views: 1250

How much space do I need

I'm going to clear the garage out so that zebedee can be warm n dry over the winter

I'm just conscious that my garage is narrow and once in won't be able to open the door to exit the car

I have had a Saab 900 turbo in,that just fitted,but the doors were much smaller

Any help on would be good
by Topperz
Tue 25 Nov, 2014 09:33
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Cheap red leather seats and doorcards
Replies: 11
Views: 1439

Re: Cheap red leather seats and doorcards

lebigmec wrote:At a guess, I would say black. That's what I see most often. (I've heard they're supposed to be bigger..) or am I thinking of something else..? :roll:
Mines black and yellow.....should I see a doctor?. :shock:
by Topperz
Sun 23 Nov, 2014 23:26
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WANTED - Front Splitter's
Replies: 43
Views: 3937

Re: WANTED - Front Splitter's

ACS just fitted on my 2.0 year 2000 I do have the box with the part number.....if you need it...fitted a treat Part number would be great and pics. Can I ask how much? Ps does yours have the deeper 6cyl bumper (not sure if the 2.0 is 4 or 6cyl). Yes it's the deeper spoiler and the 6cylinder facelif...
by Topperz
Sun 23 Nov, 2014 21:38
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WANTED - Front Splitter's
Replies: 43
Views: 3937

Re: WANTED - Front Splitter's

ACS just fitted on my 2.0 year 2000 I do have the box with the part number.....if you need it...fitted a treat
by Topperz
Sun 23 Nov, 2014 21:32
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: knobs
Replies: 18
Views: 2331

Re: knobs

Genuine msport short shift knob.....makes a difference too
by Topperz
Wed 12 Nov, 2014 09:04
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: New Tax Disc
Replies: 19
Views: 4118

Re: New Tax Disc

I have all mine for zebedee ,the previous owner saved them in a folder so I have continued the tradition

Zebs very first one might look cool from 2000
by Topperz
Sat 08 Nov, 2014 21:50
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: engine problems
Replies: 10
Views: 1639

Re: engine problems

My wife has that problem when I try and turn her off

She's expensive

If I remember correct year ago it used to be called pre-ignition

Sure someone will be along shortly to chip in
by Topperz
Fri 07 Nov, 2014 12:30
Forum: Performance
Topic: ACS splitters fitting
Replies: 10
Views: 1840

Re: ACS splitters fitting

Wolverine_1999 wrote:So you were the one that outbid me on the bay :D I will stick to the Rieger front however.

Pics of them fitted would be great!
Yes it was me :oops:

Struggling with pics still....I do have some tho
by Topperz
Wed 01 Oct, 2014 13:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: WANTED - Strut Brace
Replies: 7
Views: 1039

Re: WANTED - Strut Brace

Pete

Mine works great :drive :drive
by Topperz
Mon 29 Sep, 2014 20:38
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: BMWCCGB Donnington 2014
Replies: 33
Views: 6358

Re: BMWCCGB Donnington 2014

Totally echo petes comments on the day Very well organised,all people were very sociable,and a highly recommended day out....roll on next year A few Z3m coupes,great selection of e30 & e36 M3,a cracking csl in full race trim :shock: even a X5m had a run round......my X1 Msport is looking very afraid...
by Topperz
Sun 28 Sep, 2014 23:33
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New cover
Replies: 7
Views: 813

Re: New cover

I use the bmw breathable cover for the z3 I have made it more secure from winds etc as it did blow of once on the front section The clips grab tighter the more force that is applied and are very light,the front clips are placed at 8 o'clock on the cover buy the front wheels and 4oclock at the rear,r...
by Topperz
Sun 28 Sep, 2014 20:15
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Lotherton Hall Sept 28th
Replies: 142
Views: 18544

Re: Lotherton Hall Sept 28th

Just watched the news

Police report a slow moving convoy of bmw Z3 cars returning from a day out at lotherton hall

Apparently the power to weight ratios had be altered due to eating to much cake :lol:
by Topperz
Sun 28 Sep, 2014 12:48
Forum: Performance
Topic: ACS splitters fitting
Replies: 10
Views: 1840

Re: ACS splitters fitting

Now fitted many thanks for those who have chipped in with advice...all good In the end I went down the cosmos black route for finish Double sided tape and some nice stainless self tappers with the washers provided I have pics but won't let me load via the ipad as it says the file is tooooo big Paul
by Topperz
Sat 27 Sep, 2014 00:45
Forum: Performance
Topic: ACS splitters fitting
Replies: 10
Views: 1840

Re: ACS splitters fitting

If you let the silicon cure first you will be trying to squash with bolts later and also silicon is a very powerful adhesive, if you ever need to remove them you may break them before the silicon lets go. The point of doubled sided tape is that although both sides adhere to their halves of the join...
by Topperz
Sat 27 Sep, 2014 00:02
Forum: Performance
Topic: ACS splitters fitting
Replies: 10
Views: 1840

Re: ACS splitters fitting

Hi The fitting kit comes with bolts and locking nuts,the two holes at each end are extended self tappers to replace the original screws in the bottom of the bumper My thoughts are pop a couple of spots of the bonding silicon on each splitter,let that cure so they are held in place,then drill and bol...
by Topperz
Fri 26 Sep, 2014 21:23
Forum: Performance
Topic: ACS splitters fitting
Replies: 10
Views: 1840

Re: ACS splitters fitting

Good point re removal if required and subtle is what I really want as I do want to keep it as standard looking as possible The fitting instructions state that they are pre- primed ready for painting so shouldn't take a lot to get them sprayed up Ps looks like I've sorted Monday for donington Brian P...
by Topperz
Fri 26 Sep, 2014 14:21
Forum: Performance
Topic: ACS splitters fitting
Replies: 10
Views: 1840

ACS splitters fitting

Hi all Just had my acs splitter/flippers arrive Offered them up and the fit perfect So now .....do I paint them cosmos black to match the bumper/ spoiler Had a price for carbon wrap on just the exposed parts which are visible...£150 ish Or do I leave them as they are,the finish is perfect as they ar...
by Topperz
Fri 26 Sep, 2014 01:14
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2084
Views: 220739

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

Set of ACS front splitters/flippers that were listed on the bay Still in transit and fingers crossed they fit my z ok Will do a test fit when they get here then decide wether to get them painted of carbon fibre wrapped I'm thinking carbon Matt black might look good on cosmos black.....any thoughts w...
by Topperz
Thu 25 Sep, 2014 21:53
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 1.9 Z3 M44 Sorn or Sell?
Replies: 8
Views: 1046

Re: 1.9 Z3 M44 Sorn or Sell?

I would keep it....my opinion Mines only done 1500 miles in two years,weekends and sunny days out The fun totally out ways the cost and the space it takes up I find you can have had a real s**t day,,,but a drive out in zebedee puts the smile back so quickly it's all worth it The worst thing about ow...
by Topperz
Thu 25 Sep, 2014 21:37
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: BMWCCGB Donnington 2014
Replies: 33
Views: 6358

Re: BMWCCGB Croft 2014

Great news Brian

Just got to free Monday up....weather looks good

Any info on times,entry costs etc

Paul