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by Koolflyer
Wed 15 Nov, 2017 22:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Le Mans Classic 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Re: Le Mans Classic 2018

Hi Peter

Looks like it's going to be the 'Nurburgring Old Timer' next August for Rocky Dave and myself in our Zeds.....this is one we haven't done yet. :drive

Cheers Pete
KF
by Koolflyer
Mon 13 Nov, 2017 21:26
Forum: Computer help
Topic: Android smart phone
Replies: 2
Views: 162

Re: Android smart phone

Thanks for that Robert, glad it's not my imagination or eyes...ha! Will take a look at Tapa and see how it goes. Would I be right in saying that with Tapatalk the Topics box would be slightly wider, as I do use whilst mobile and out and about? Perhaps not?

Cheers
KF
by Koolflyer
Sat 11 Nov, 2017 22:08
Forum: Computer help
Topic: Android smart phone
Replies: 2
Views: 162

Android smart phone

Hi, I haven't been on the forum much this year. I've got the photo uploading problem sorted now using IMGUR, however perhaps it's my imagination, but the 'Recent Topics' scrolling column doesn't seem very wide compared to the other two columns......my imagination perhaps?? :puzzle: https://i.imgur.c...
by Koolflyer
Thu 09 Nov, 2017 23:23
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Club logo
Replies: 109
Views: 10905

Re: Club logo

Put me and Rocky Dave down for one each...please
by Koolflyer
Thu 09 Nov, 2017 15:42
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Free 3rd party Image Hosting
Replies: 5
Views: 351

Re: Free 3rd party Image Hosting

A job that's been irritating me, and been meaning to sort for ages. Thanks guys, IMGUR does the job nicely, and also doesn't keep opening up other stuff you might have in your gallery like dear old Photobucket did. :thumb:
by Koolflyer
Fri 29 Sep, 2017 22:23
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 2.8 front and rear springs
Replies: 4
Views: 572

Re: 2.8 front and rear springs

I'll pm you
by Koolflyer
Fri 29 Sep, 2017 06:23
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 2.8 front and rear springs
Replies: 4
Views: 572

Re: 2.8 front and rear springs

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by Koolflyer
Mon 25 Sep, 2017 19:55
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 2.8 front and rear springs
Replies: 4
Views: 572

2.8 front and rear springs

See my ebay listing.

Forum members can have them for free, if it helps get you're car back on the road. :drive

BUT THEY MUST BE COLLECTED

KF
by Koolflyer
Tue 05 Sep, 2017 20:13
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: PHOTOBUCKET FIX
Replies: 1
Views: 425

Re: PHOTOBUCKET FIX

Thanks for that Gazza, I used the chrome fix and all seems restored on my PC, but still not on my mobile.....for the moment!
KF
by Koolflyer
Wed 23 Aug, 2017 23:06
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Zroadster BBQ - Silverstone Sept 2/3
Replies: 1
Views: 336

Re: Zroadster BBQ - Silverstone Sept 2/3

I think Rocky Dave and I will be going....subject to work.
by Koolflyer
Thu 06 Apr, 2017 07:56
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Sill removed cleaned and waxoyled
Replies: 26
Views: 3337

Re: Sill removed cleaned and waxoyled

Ooh.....bugger! I assume no fault of the Zed then :(
by Koolflyer
Wed 05 Apr, 2017 21:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Koolflyer's first job of the season
Replies: 3
Views: 683

Re: Koolflyer's first job of the season

Hi Adrian, for the first time in 3:years nothing planned and no Le Mans or Spa either! I do have an idea though :wink:
Hope you're well, cheers
by Koolflyer
Sun 26 Mar, 2017 20:29
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Koolflyer's first job of the season
Replies: 3
Views: 683

Koolflyer's first job of the season

Last year I spent what seemed like an arm and a leg, plus a lot of time, on a nice new soft top, shocks all round, chasing a leak, replacing sump gasket after an annoying oil drip plus various other jobs. So this year it's going to be lighter on my pocket (I hope). First job is now completed, and th...
by Koolflyer
Sat 25 Mar, 2017 19:07
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Club logo
Replies: 109
Views: 10905

Re: Club logo

RockyDave and myself would like one each....5-6 quid good for me, if a bit going towards running .net
It's such a great forum :thumb:
by Koolflyer
Fri 24 Mar, 2017 08:30
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Club logo
Replies: 109
Views: 10905

Re: Club logo

I can only assume that after such a long time of waiting, a run of the zroadster.net stickers are not going to happen. A shame :puzzle:
by Koolflyer
Wed 01 Mar, 2017 07:39
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: angel eyes headlights upgrade for 1997 Z3
Replies: 8
Views: 1776

Re: angel eyes headlights upgrade for 1997 Z3

RockyDave polished his with the 3M kit and as been said they looked new when he'd finished. That's my first job of the season.....just waiting to feel a bit more sunshine on my back. :wink:
by Koolflyer
Thu 23 Feb, 2017 11:27
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: 2017 BMWCC Trackday Event List
Replies: 5
Views: 997

Re: 2017 BMWCC Trackday Event List

Shame. Good for you though, somewhere different to try :drive
by Koolflyer
Tue 21 Feb, 2017 23:42
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: 2017 BMWCC Trackday Event List
Replies: 5
Views: 997

Re: 2017 BMWCC Trackday Event List

No Donny Park this year Brian?
by Koolflyer
Wed 15 Feb, 2017 19:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Water in trunk
Replies: 14
Views: 1849

Re: Water in trunk

As BladeRuner919 said, the third brake light may well be the culprit. I never had much water in the boot but the bulbs and their holders were rusty, however the aerial base and third brake light seals are old and also looked perished so I replaced them. A new third brake light seal is round or oval ...
by Koolflyer
Sat 04 Feb, 2017 09:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Help re steering wheel removal
Replies: 2
Views: 439

Re: Help re steering wheel removal

Easy job to do provided you know which airbag is fitted to your car, I did mine 3 years ago. A very worthwhile upgrade in driver comfort and asthetics plus Jack at Royale does a first class job.
by Koolflyer
Sat 04 Feb, 2017 09:22
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The must have item for open top motoring
Replies: 5
Views: 1274

Re: The must have item for open top motoring

Not forgetting your goggles too chaps! :D
by Koolflyer
Mon 23 Jan, 2017 23:30
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Gloria's new look
Replies: 12
Views: 1037

Re: Gloria's new look

Nice bit of polishing too :thumb:
by Koolflyer
Sun 01 Jan, 2017 09:34
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Z017
Replies: 4
Views: 502

Re: Z017

You too Barry, have a good 2017 in the Zed mate :thumb:
by Koolflyer
Sat 31 Dec, 2016 18:16
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: WANTED M52 oil sump
Replies: 3
Views: 535

Re: WANTED M52 oil sump

I have a seized M54 engine which will be coming out at some stage over the next couple of months. They are the same sump. Hi mrscalex Sorry for not coming back for a while, but been out of the .net loop for a bit due work and time, but thanks for the offer :thumb:. My friend has the M54 engine in h...
by Koolflyer
Sat 31 Dec, 2016 17:25
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Which Outdoor Cover?
Replies: 3
Views: 573

Re: Which Outdoor Cover?

Hi Maljones, I had a cheap full cover but all it did was retain dampness between the car and it, and worst of all, it scratched the paint work on the 'tight' points. I splashed out 3 years a go a bought a Hamiltons 5 layer full cover, but you get what you pay for. Good airflow so no dampness, plus i...
by Koolflyer
Thu 29 Sep, 2016 19:37
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: WANTED M52 oil sump
Replies: 3
Views: 535

WANTED M52 oil sump

Anyone have or know of an M52 oil sump for a 1997 2.8 Z3 for sale?
KF
by Koolflyer
Tue 27 Sep, 2016 22:51
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: BMWCC Track Day List 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 5828

Re: BMWCC Track Day List 2016

Anyone thinking of going along to one of the track days, do it because they are really good fun, plus you might see Brian H doing his stuff.....tks Brian :cheers
by Koolflyer
Mon 26 Sep, 2016 19:04
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: BMWCC Track Day List 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 5828

Re: BMWCC Track Day List 2016

Great day albeit a little damp at Donington Park with Brian H. Thanks for the rides in the new motor, what a beast! I'll be watching with interest Brian how your track days develop...ha! :drive
Good to catch up with you and Pingu.

Cheers
Pete KF
by Koolflyer
Sun 25 Sep, 2016 15:24
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: BMWCC Track Day List 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 5828

Re: BMWCC Track Day List 2016

Perhaps see you then Pingu.....KF
by Koolflyer
Sun 25 Sep, 2016 08:36
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: BMWCC Track Day List 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 5828

Re: BMWCC Track Day List 2016

Mainly for Brian H, but is anyone going over to Donington Park on Monday 26th September (tomorrow) for the BMW Track Day? I met up with Brian and had a brilliant day two years ago, last year I was working but this year Rocky Dave and myself are coming across in our Zeds. Definately worth the trip. C...
by Koolflyer
Wed 14 Sep, 2016 23:24
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Awsome drive
Replies: 7
Views: 844

Re: Awsome drive

Definitely a great ride
by Koolflyer
Thu 08 Sep, 2016 07:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Gas Strut needed for boot lid
Replies: 8
Views: 858

Re: Gas Strut needed for boot lid

Useful post guys. I've been thinking about replacing the tailgate struts on mine too. As you all seem happy with these replacements, I have put an order in as well. Cheers KF :thumb:
by Koolflyer
Thu 01 Sep, 2016 17:52
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Wheel Nuts Upgrade?
Replies: 14
Views: 1414

Re: Wheel Nuts Upgrade?

Demon Tweets supplied me a set of McGard chrome locking bolts plus a set of new shiny bolts which virtually match.
by Koolflyer
Sun 31 Jul, 2016 09:28
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Better handling- where to start?
Replies: 29
Views: 2524

Re: Better handling- where to start?

I too have tried to put my 130k 2.8 back to factory condition, but never going to get it as surefooted as my E91 because it's two generations newer in technology. However, over the last three years I've changed the tyres, control arms, drop links, bushes, top mounts, shocks(which all four were dead)...
by Koolflyer
Sat 16 Jul, 2016 18:05
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Lucky escape
Replies: 10
Views: 1171

Re: Lucky escape

so if you have a passenger
........keep a tenner in the car and tell 'em to get a taxi :D
by Koolflyer
Sat 16 Jul, 2016 15:01
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Lucky escape
Replies: 10
Views: 1171

Re: Lucky escape

The Zed and I have just come back from France, and as soon as you hit the UK roads you are faced with uneven surfaces and potholes. They are so bad on a lot of the roads around Leics and Notts I have written letters of complaint as rather than repair them at an early stage, the local councils seem t...
by Koolflyer
Sun 10 Jul, 2016 21:55
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Le man's classic
Replies: 6
Views: 665

Re: Le man's classic

......yeah we met your old man..he was a bit pissed, but enjoying himself!.....lol
by Koolflyer
Mon 04 Jul, 2016 17:05
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

Hi Rooster, yes you did miss out on a beautiful sunny top down 'wind in the wires' day, however you went with your gut feeling which in the end I'm sure was the right decision given your circumstances. Enjoy your 325 Ci and safe driving too. :thumb:
by Koolflyer
Mon 04 Jul, 2016 10:49
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

My pleasure chaps! Great top down drive and enjoyable sunny day............I knew you guys would like it :thumb:. Also it's nice to see familiar faces again and new one's too......from both sides. :lol:
by Koolflyer
Sat 02 Jul, 2016 21:01
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

peter2b wrote:all washed and polished then it rained
peter2b
Bugger!
by Koolflyer
Sat 02 Jul, 2016 19:32
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

See guys....weather looks ok too
by Koolflyer
Thu 30 Jun, 2016 19:16
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

Ok Mark, tks for letting me know.
by Koolflyer
Thu 30 Jun, 2016 06:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

Koolflyer wrote:Please also note, that when confirming yesterday, apparently they will be closing between 1530-1600 as it's a special reunion day and not normally open on a Sunday. Cafe and normal facilities will however be open. Some folks have a way to travel so hopefully not a problem.
by Koolflyer
Wed 29 Jun, 2016 23:40
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

Dave, which are the Ollerton cars? See you Sunday.
Cheers mate
by Koolflyer
Wed 29 Jun, 2016 13:40
Forum: Performance
Topic: steering wheel
Replies: 21
Views: 2313

Re: steering wheel

I too never liked the feel of the old wheel, however as the other guys have said, Jack has totally transformed it by double thickening it plus other specs to my own preference. It looks and feels just like my 330 M sport......one of the best mods I've had done. Jack's a really helpful guy to do busi...
by Koolflyer
Wed 29 Jun, 2016 11:25
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

Although I hate this damn weather like the rest of us, I've learnt that with these 'hopefully' top down drives you have to stay positive and hope for the best. RockyDave and I will be going on the basis that it's unusual to be raining ALL day. Obviously it's your call at the end of the day. We do ne...
by Koolflyer
Wed 29 Jun, 2016 10:24
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

Hi all, a quick update for you. I have just confirmed our arrival at East Kirkby as it was back in the winter when I first arranged this. As we have, at present, 25 cars the charge will be reduced fro £7.50 to £5 per person. Most of us will be cruising together ETA East Kirkby 1100 and they will be ...
by Koolflyer
Tue 28 Jun, 2016 23:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

No problem corky, another time and thanks for letting me know

KF
by Koolflyer
Tue 28 Jun, 2016 07:44
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Hood Cover.
Replies: 3
Views: 548

Re: Hood Cover.

Hi nang, think what you're looking is called a Tonneau cover. It covers the folded down hood purely to make ir look asthetically pleasing. They come up for sale here quite regularly, so watch this space and check the Stock Exchange part of this site. Cheers KF
by Koolflyer
Mon 27 Jun, 2016 23:07
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016
Replies: 88
Views: 10353

Re: Zed cruise & meet with "Just Jane" Sunday 3rd July 2016

Hopefully see you at Newark otherwise at East Kirkby
Cheers Pete
KF