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by eyerisk
Sun 04 May, 2014 22:57
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, 1997, 2.8ltr, Aztec Blue
Replies: 0
Views: 256

Z3, 1997, 2.8ltr, Aztec Blue

No offers through zroadster so took the plunge and listed on eBay hopefully smooth saling and I get the right buyer and offer with zero time waster...!!!!

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/171320069811

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Fri 25 Apr, 2014 15:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Snapped Wheel Bolt
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: Snapped Wheel Bolt

Good news, wheel bolt removed.........!!!

They actually managed to snap another one and then remove it so I need a new set........Yey !!

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Fri 25 Apr, 2014 11:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Snapped Wheel Bolt
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: Snapped Wheel Bolt

It's at the garage now, I am hoping they draw the same conclusion but have left it with them to sort. No phone call yet so hoping it has sailed through and no further problems?

Cheers
by eyerisk
Fri 25 Apr, 2014 11:24
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Snapped Wheel Bolt
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Snapped Wheel Bolt

Ok, so the Z3 is hanging in for dear life now……as I try and get the final bits and pieces sorted before Ebay. Retest MOT today new front springs, side light and wing mirror glass all sorted. However, managed to snap wheel bolt when re-tightening bolts at weekend – so the garage man smiled and said a...
by eyerisk
Tue 22 Apr, 2014 19:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Cracked front suspension spring
Replies: 5
Views: 298

Re: Cracked front suspension spring

Brian h I am interested but cannot send you a PM for some reason?
by eyerisk
Mon 21 Apr, 2014 22:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Cracked front suspension spring
Replies: 5
Views: 298

Cracked front suspension spring

Hi, MOT failure for a cracked front spring however the garage think the coil is a lowered version and I am after some assistance to identify the correct part?? Attached pics showing the spring and strut.... Any advice would be appreciated from members? http://i1278.photobucket.com/albums/y504/Eyeris...
by eyerisk
Thu 17 Apr, 2014 14:16
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: For Sale Z3, Axteq Blue, 2.8ltr, 1997
Replies: 1
Views: 287

Re: For Sale Z3, Axteq Blue, 2.8ltr, 1997

Sorry.........missed the important bit.

I paid £3k back in Feb 2013, so open to sensible offers`

Thanks

Ian
by eyerisk
Thu 17 Apr, 2014 13:58
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: For Sale Z3, Axteq Blue, 2.8ltr, 1997
Replies: 1
Views: 287

For Sale Z3, Axteq Blue, 2.8ltr, 1997

Hi, So I have mentioned a couple of times on the site that my Z is going to be sold…… Finally decided she needs a home where she will be looked after properly as between the 18mth old boy and a city centre job she is not getting a regular run. In for MOT today, cracked mirror glass and new front sus...
by eyerisk
Thu 02 Jan, 2014 11:57
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: For Sale 1997 Z3, 2.8ltr Atlantic Blue
Replies: 2
Views: 330

For Sale 1997 Z3, 2.8ltr Atlantic Blue

Hi, Just checking whether there is any interest in the above before I plunge into the world of auto trader to sell my Z. Quite a bit of money spent restoring some genuine BMW parts having removed the cheap aftermarket parts. Including black roll hoops, rear split centre console etc. however the stan...
by eyerisk
Thu 12 Sep, 2013 13:16
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: foot well lighting
Replies: 161
Views: 19846

Re: foot well lighting

Count me in at £8......can you paypal me at ian.brimer@gmail.com and I will sort payment.

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Wed 11 Sep, 2013 12:59
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: foot well lighting
Replies: 161
Views: 19846

Re: foot well lighting

Hi these look great, but cannot see any pricing - am I missing something really obvious - or can someone let me know how much the kits cost please?
by eyerisk
Wed 04 Sep, 2013 13:03
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WANTED: Z3 2.8 manual
Replies: 4
Views: 420

Re: WANTED: Z3 2.8 manual

Southern Boy I am thinking of selling mine, 97, 2.8, Atlantic Blue, 20" Alloys, Hoops (yours), I can send some recent pics if you want........nothing wrong with it, its simply spending most of its days sitting on the drive and not being used that much so considering selling as I would prefer someone...
by eyerisk
Fri 16 Aug, 2013 09:24
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: SEATBELT GUIDE MOD...AVAILABLE
Replies: 97
Views: 12639

Re: SEATBELT GUIDE MOD...MUST SEE !

Wow they look amazing, how much the black set?
by eyerisk
Wed 31 Jul, 2013 12:57
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BESPOKE STUBBY
Replies: 22
Views: 1565

Re: BESPOKE STUBBY

How much........I would be up for one ?
by eyerisk
Thu 18 Jul, 2013 19:52
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: Hello from geordieland
Replies: 10
Views: 1039

Re: Hello from geordieland

Aftermarket hoops sold...
by eyerisk
Tue 16 Jul, 2013 00:20
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: Hello from geordieland
Replies: 10
Views: 1039

Re: Hello from geordieland

Welcome, fellow Geordie (bill quay) enjoy!!!
by eyerisk
Thu 20 Jun, 2013 22:33
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: WANTED - 3rd brake light for Z4 in red
Replies: 3
Views: 561

Re: WANTED - 3rd brake light for Z4 in red

I have one just the glass 1997, if you interested?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Wed 19 Jun, 2013 11:24
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Spare wheel Check
Replies: 23
Views: 748

Re: Spare wheel Check

Wow did not know it had one..........going to inspect tonight and hopefully the tyre is ok.
by eyerisk
Wed 19 Jun, 2013 11:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Carbon Fibre Badges
Replies: 8
Views: 456

Re: Carbon Fibre Badges

I know pictures paint a thousand words......so some pics to better explain my problem. Not really sure I have the answers yet but thanks to Lewy and Nash for their comments The first pic the new badges I am trying to fit http://i1278.photobucket.com/albums/y504/Eyerisk40/null_zpsc42ac0f6.jpg The nex...
by eyerisk
Mon 17 Jun, 2013 14:25
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: New 2.8 owner
Replies: 8
Views: 974

Re: New 2.8 owner

2.8......Altlantic blue though....the original blue !!
by eyerisk
Sun 16 Jun, 2013 21:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Carbon Fibre Badges
Replies: 8
Views: 456

Carbon Fibre Badges

Help.... I ordered a full set of black carbon fibre badges from eBay (Wheel Cap Shop) I replaced the bonnet, very pleased then the problems started..... Boot badge is completely different size and pins, the boot badge supplied is identical to the bonnet? No side gill badges supplied, the ones remove...
by eyerisk
Sun 16 Jun, 2013 21:25
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Breaking Boston Green 1997 1.9 narrow body - Surrey
Replies: 88
Views: 8835

Re: Breaking Boston Green 1997 1.9 narrow body - Surrey

Hi would you sell the plastic turret covers?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Mon 10 Jun, 2013 12:52
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: mirror damage
Replies: 9
Views: 382

Re: mirror damage

Mine still working no probs.......actually thing the drivers side may have the same problem.

About to tackle spraying base this weekend........

Any help you need let me know

cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Tue 21 May, 2013 12:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Wing Mirror - can it be fixed?
Replies: 23
Views: 3814

Re: Wing Mirror - can it be fixed?

I know what you mean, I am taking mine to bits tonight re prep for the spray job so will take a pic and post it in the thread, I am pretty sure it will show the pt number you need.

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Tue 21 May, 2013 12:42
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black Anodised Alloys
Replies: 8
Views: 370

Re: Black Anodised Alloys

What size are they, mine are 20" and I do love them.......although ride quality is non-existent Ha Ha

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Mon 20 May, 2013 13:14
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black Anodised Alloys
Replies: 8
Views: 370

Black Anodised Alloys

Hi, I am looking to get the spoked parts of my wheels black anodised leaving the rim chrome, the alloys rim is quite deep and I have already taken it to one firm who could not perform the process due to the depth of the alloy. I am based up in Newcastle so would need someone pretty local......there ...
by eyerisk
Mon 20 May, 2013 10:27
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Wing Mirror - can it be fixed?
Replies: 23
Views: 3814

Re: Wing Mirror - can it be fixed?

I can confirm wing mirror still holding and had no probs whatsoever.

I still need to spray the base, but it's on my list to do.

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Tue 14 May, 2013 17:40
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Clear rear passenger tail light (facelift)
Replies: 3
Views: 279

Re: Clear rear passenger tail light (facelift)

I am about to swap mine (original) so it will be surplus to requirements.

Do you want to make me an offer?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Fri 10 May, 2013 15:27
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Anyone with a German Ebay Account ?
Replies: 8
Views: 268

Anyone with a German Ebay Account ?

Hi, Looking for some help, does anyone have a German Ebay Account? The following, turret tops (also known as hens teeth, rocky horse *****) have just come up for sale at a ridiculous cheap price (currently) of 2.50 Euro. I am not sure if its LH and RH or just one, however I am keen to secure them bu...
by eyerisk
Tue 07 May, 2013 20:19
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Illuminated BMW Badge
Replies: 7
Views: 416

Illuminated BMW Badge

Hi does anyone have any experience of fitting backlit bonnet badges. Have seen them on EBay and am considering a purchase? Any advice re fitting and connecting?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Mon 06 May, 2013 20:36
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: //M rear hoop's and Harmon Kardon sub.
Replies: 4
Views: 352

Re: //M rear hoop's and Harmon Kardon sub.

Would you consider selling the turret tops individually?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Mon 29 Apr, 2013 12:37
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3 Bits and Pieces
Replies: 8
Views: 597

Re: Z3 Bits and Pieces

Radio and Chrome Bits sold.....

Indicators cover still for sale if anyone interested ?

Hoops and Grills still up for sale (about a day to go).

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Sun 28 Apr, 2013 08:04
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Early Saturday project
Replies: 10
Views: 589

Re: Early Saturday project

I fancy tackling the wrapping of the centre console but have never tried this before. Is there anything in the knowledge base or can anyone point me at a website?

Also the eBay link for the carbon fibre wrap if possible?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Sat 27 Apr, 2013 11:17
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3 Bits and Pieces
Replies: 8
Views: 597

Re: Z3 Bits and Pieces

Xvar is correct, although I copied the description from the other advert. I will wait for the knock on the door from tradescription people??

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Fri 26 Apr, 2013 16:50
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3 Bits and Pieces
Replies: 8
Views: 597

Re: Z3 Bits and Pieces

Ha Ha brilliant, they got crushed when I put the roof down and remembered the missus had left them behind the seats !!

She was not best pleased !!
by eyerisk
Fri 26 Apr, 2013 13:53
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3 Bits and Pieces
Replies: 8
Views: 597

Z3 Bits and Pieces

Hi, Getting rid of some parts which have become surplus due to new purchases ready to fit.....ebay links below (plus pics as per guidelines) 1. Various Chrome Bits http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/171030671934?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649[/b] http://i1278.photobucket.com/albums/y504/...
by eyerisk
Wed 24 Apr, 2013 07:07
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Happy Birthday Robert T
Replies: 23
Views: 1339

Re: Happy Birthday Robert T

Happy belated Robert... I am 40 in Nov can point me at the counselling group and medication please?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Thu 18 Apr, 2013 14:29
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Removing Aftermarket Hoops
Replies: 19
Views: 520

Re: Removing Aftermarket Hoops

In the NE we have a saying 'shy bairns'....

Soooo

Max was very polite....

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Wed 17 Apr, 2013 10:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Removing Aftermarket Hoops
Replies: 19
Views: 520

Re: Removing Aftermarket Hoops

I have already sourced BMW hoops from Steve they are on route to Newcatle as we speak. I weather ok on Sat I am going to have a trial fit so I understand how everything works. However, smoked indicator lenses, new kidney grills and a sticking rear brake show may just take priority......and a good wa...
by eyerisk
Tue 16 Apr, 2013 19:12
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Removing Aftermarket Hoops
Replies: 19
Views: 520

Re: Removing Aftermarket Hoops

A couple of decent whacks with rubber mallet is all is all it took .....Happy Days!!! http://i1278.photobucket.com/albums/y504/Eyerisk40/59508360-F56C-47FF-B843-2BE1F0CAFFC5-8673-00000525EDE2BCF4_zpsfa53faae.jpg http://i1278.photobucket.com/albums/y504/Eyerisk40/E27FF8AF-5A1E-4D94-BA6C-3726272EB1A1-...
by eyerisk
Tue 16 Apr, 2013 13:32
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: BMW Car Show at Beamish Museum 28th April
Replies: 60
Views: 13277

Re: BMW Car Show at Beamish Museum 28th April

That makes 3 of us, I am Bill Quay but parents still live in Whitley....... I have only just fixed the wing mirror although is sporting a sanded base awaiting paint and am currently stock piling various bits waiting for some decent weather to get out and fit them Maybe we could have a corner of our ...
by eyerisk
Tue 16 Apr, 2013 13:20
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Can this replace the M?
Replies: 44
Views: 2275

Re: Can this replace the M?

As a recent owner of a z (not M but 2.8) I feel qualified to add comment. I test drove before picking the Z another few equivalents all similar age and spec as I had no idea what I wanted at the time........including MX5, MR2, MGF and even a Smart Roadster (which was awful)...... The Z by far was no...
by eyerisk
Tue 16 Apr, 2013 09:39
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted Turrets and Side Panels
Replies: 10
Views: 276

Re: Wanted Turrets and Side Panels

OMG.......why are things never straightforward. I might just get the dremmel out and have a go as suggest by another member........finish with a o ring or some tubing. I am pretty much hitting a blank anyway in terms of sourcing parts, breakers seem not interested.....the 5min response sorry we don'...
by eyerisk
Mon 15 Apr, 2013 12:50
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted Turrets and Side Panels
Replies: 10
Views: 276

Wanted Turrets and Side Panels

Hi,

Am in the process of fitting hoops and new cubby box, but am after some Turret Covers and Side Panels to fit hoops?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Mon 15 Apr, 2013 12:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Removing Aftermarket Hoops
Replies: 19
Views: 520

Re: Removing Aftermarket Hoops

Happy to sell, I just need to remove them first......Grrrrr Going to go at them with a mallet tonight, having read everyone's advice I think they are just wedged in..... Not sure on Build Date, I know the car is definitely pre face lift i.e. Oct 97......does this help ? I will check under the bonnet...
by eyerisk
Mon 15 Apr, 2013 12:10
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Removing Aftermarket Hoops
Replies: 19
Views: 520

Re: Removing Aftermarket Hoops

Hi,

Sorry are you suggesting giving them a whack with a rubber mallet? Someone else has suggested this?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Mon 15 Apr, 2013 11:00
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Removing Aftermarket Hoops
Replies: 19
Views: 520

Re: Removing Aftermarket Hoops

Cheers Robert, yes this is my problem..........how were yours fixed in then ?
by eyerisk
Mon 15 Apr, 2013 08:53
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Removing Aftermarket Hoops
Replies: 19
Views: 520

Removing Aftermarket Hoops

Hi, As ever I am after some help from the Z3 forum, which always comes up trumps !! I have purchased from Southern Boy the smaller cubby box and am in the process of obtaining some genuine hoops.....my problem. Removing the aftermarket hoops and existing cubby (is cubby box the correct term). I have...
by eyerisk
Sun 14 Apr, 2013 10:04
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: BMW roll hoops & brackets, Now SOLD,thanks
Replies: 2
Views: 204

Re: BMW roll hoops & brackets for sale, £100

Hi could you post any pics?

Cheers

Ian
by eyerisk
Thu 11 Apr, 2013 19:58
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Wanted leather seats
Replies: 9
Views: 433

Re: Wanted leather seats

The rear lamp look modded are then front lights? Pics ?

Cheers

Ian