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by Boysie
Sat 04 Jan, 2014 20:36
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: F/S - Karcher K Series Under-body Lance
Replies: 5
Views: 803

Re: F/S - Karcher K Series Under-body Lance

Is the K series the standard fittings
if so i'll have it
I need to check in the morning
I bought a new Karcher on wheel and a reel
tried using old fitting which I have several and the small
yellow insert came out after reattaching them ??
by Boysie
Sat 04 Jan, 2014 15:06
Forum: Performance
Topic: Simota Induction Kit S50 Z3m Roadster
Replies: 3
Views: 562

Simota Induction Kit S50 Z3m Roadster

I have read several threads on here regarding the Simota + and - benefits I read Jontt's thread about the Simota, amazingly that was 5 years back and he had trouble getting one then, so he got in touch with evolve to sort one, not sure is that still an option/route, Jontt had a S50 then. If anybody ...
by Boysie
Sat 04 Jan, 2014 13:14
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Unused, boxed AC Schnitzer rear bumper spoiler
Replies: 7
Views: 887

Re: Unused, boxed AC Schnitzer rear bumper spoiler

A bargain for somebody
I still like the idea of front flippers
by Boysie
Fri 03 Jan, 2014 14:53
Forum: Boyz Toyz
Topic: Barnfinds
Replies: 0
Views: 904

Barnfinds

Ive been following this site for some time now
I thought I would share it
More so for Gary in mind

http://www.barnfinds.com/
by Boysie
Wed 01 Jan, 2014 12:11
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Can I connect an iPod to standard stereo?
Replies: 9
Views: 447

Re: Can I connect an iPod to standard stereo?

I bought one over a year ago
I could not get it to work
Maybe I was doing something wrong
is there an Aux button I need to press ?
I have the standard radio tape player in the car
by Boysie
Tue 31 Dec, 2013 17:20
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Back at last
Replies: 14
Views: 1217

Re: Back at last

I have used gliptone colours, well the refurbished did on my seat bolster I did asked could it be sprayed as he did on the bolster, he said yes But on asking not long ago he said no ? I did look at purchasing a small air spray, as you commented preparation is paramount albeit just a wipe over with t...
by Boysie
Tue 31 Dec, 2013 14:16
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Ctek charger deal
Replies: 9
Views: 1807

Ctek charger deal

Over Christmas not sure what day maybe boxing day I got an email from Amazon about deals on the day They were doing a deal on the Ctek Charger half price I thought yeh and then thought I have three I went into the garage the next day for a spin out in the car, must add top off and the bloody charger...
by Boysie
Tue 31 Dec, 2013 13:09
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Back at last
Replies: 14
Views: 1217

Re: Back at last

Hi BB, Yeah totally agree on the tonneau! Was the tonneau already tan or did you have it coloured I want to get mine sprayed Imola red, but not having a lot of success I spoke to a leather refurbisher who said cant do it as it is exposed to the elements I said I don't use it in the rain :head: I'm ...
by Boysie
Tue 31 Dec, 2013 12:58
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Is there life after a Z3?
Replies: 63
Views: 5246

Re: Is there life after a Z3?

As somebody has already said wow
What a surprise Barry
You will be missed and be a big lose to the Forum
I'm sure what route you go down with your new project/car
you will put your incredible commitment into it
by Boysie
Mon 30 Dec, 2013 21:10
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Class and Tacky
Replies: 27
Views: 2250

Class and Tacky

My dad had Morris Marina TC from new, from a independent dealer, it was his company car, he died and my brother bought the car, he had some work done and discovered it had a lotus engine in it, not sure if my dad knew about this, he was a sly one lol and had a good job, it did fly I remember that No...
by Boysie
Mon 30 Dec, 2013 09:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Bertini GT25 - new Z3 body change kitcar
Replies: 191
Views: 30349

Re: Bertini Falco - new Z3 body change kitcar

1 question though: as you are clearly a pro at this, have you ever considered creating a mould for a Z3 hardtop? Something like a weisman speedster look ? I'm sure there are several people here who'd rip your arm off for 1...... Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk I have tried Googling this, but no pi...
by Boysie
Sun 29 Dec, 2013 16:30
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Class and Tacky
Replies: 27
Views: 2250

Re: Class and Tacky

I bet she said don't show that picture :head: she doesn't know :lol: Tell your wife she looks lovely :wink: I tell her everyday :) if that was a twin cam or Mexico escort they are worth in excess of £25k today don't remember what model it was, it was later fitted with a roll bar, good job too as he...
by Boysie
Sun 29 Dec, 2013 11:44
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?
Replies: 2084
Views: 220467

Re: What did you buy your Z3 this week ?

lebigmec wrote:A car capsule... Looks huge in the garage! :shock:
A Carcoon ?
Any info on it please
by Boysie
Sun 29 Dec, 2013 11:36
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z3 bits and pieces
Replies: 18
Views: 1570

Re: Z3 bits and pieces

I need to replace one of the trays under my car somebody has cut a section away? albeit only small a small bit I did wonder was it the mice/rats to gain access When I said to my mechanic about getting a new one, he gave me a weird look, he thought I was crackers. If I had his lift the car would be a...
by Boysie
Sun 29 Dec, 2013 11:18
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Class and Tacky
Replies: 27
Views: 2250

Re: Class and Tacky

I bet she said don't show that picture :head: Looking at the cars in the background bring back memories Oh my I am showing my age now lol Tell your wife she looks lovely :wink: Insurance is relative I had a Austin mini cooper the insurance was £32 I was 19ish 43 years ago that was over a months mone...
by Boysie
Sun 29 Dec, 2013 11:13
Forum: Site Announcements and Feedback
Topic: RSS Feed of Zroadster.net
Replies: 15
Views: 3510

Re: RSS Feed of Zroadster.net

Is this not the same as having the latest Threads button
as other forums have ?
by Boysie
Thu 26 Dec, 2013 09:31
Forum: Site Announcements and Feedback
Topic: RSS Feed of Zroadster.net
Replies: 15
Views: 3510

Re: RSS Feed of Zroadster.net

I am like several people on here thinking what is RSS Feed What Is RSS? RSS Explained What is RSS? RSS (Rich Site Summary) is a format for delivering regularly changing web content. Many news-related sites, weblogs and other online publishers syndicate their content as an RSS Feed to whoever wants i...
by Boysie
Mon 23 Dec, 2013 13:38
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: E36 Centre Arm Rest
Replies: 17
Views: 1219

Re: E36 Centre Arm Rest

Although I have this one in my Zed with the drink holder and armrest

Image

Prior to this I was told the 5 series armrest was the way to go
by Boysie
Mon 23 Dec, 2013 08:43
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z3 tonneau?
Replies: 4
Views: 265

Re: Z3 tonneau?

It amazes me the crap info on Ebay
No wonder it didn't sell
by Boysie
Sat 21 Dec, 2013 14:58
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: New Z3 addicted from Florence, Italy
Replies: 14
Views: 1361

Re: New Z3 addicted from Florence, Italy

Hi Lorenzo
Welcome to the Forum
by Boysie
Fri 20 Dec, 2013 13:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Now Pay Attention 007 ......
Replies: 33
Views: 3524

Re: Now Pay Attention 007 ......

Stormy_be wrote:On the field of bond cars, nothing beats the old Aston.
Regards, Koen
my neighbour had an old aston
It was like a tank so heavy, you thought it was never going to stop
The chase scenes must have been speeded up in the film,
there is no way you could corner at speed in the mountains
by Boysie
Fri 20 Dec, 2013 10:10
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Now Pay Attention 007 ......
Replies: 33
Views: 3524

Re: Now Pay Attention 007 ......

http://i814.photobucket.com/albums/zz61/buz007/Matte%20Surround/DSC03369.jpg Ive also just purchased a white lotus esprit (which needs alot of work)! This is my friends Lotus esprit, he's a car nut He has spent a few bob on it He didn't need to do it, its immaculate he just likes spending his money...
by Boysie
Wed 18 Dec, 2013 14:52
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: Z3 1 Bambi 0
Replies: 6
Views: 1129

Re: Z3 1 Bambi 0

seasick steve wrote:Would have loved to have kept it, but the farmer had other plans!
Probably had a Xmas stag do planned :D
by Boysie
Wed 18 Dec, 2013 14:48
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: FS Leather trim panels center console black RHD
Replies: 2
Views: 383

Re: FS Leather trim panels center console black RHD

Scratching my head where they went :oops:
by Boysie
Wed 18 Dec, 2013 14:46
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: New here
Replies: 4
Views: 611

Re: New here

Hi
Welcome to the Forum
by Boysie
Tue 17 Dec, 2013 13:59
Forum: Performance
Topic: DID YOU KNOW....diff noise revelation!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 2090

Re: DID YOU KNOW....diff noise revelation!!!

Taken from Wikipedia

A giubo (/ˈdʒuːboʊ/ JEW-boh; etymology: Giunti Boschi), also known as a flex disc,[1]
and sometimes misspelled as guibo
by Boysie
Tue 17 Dec, 2013 10:40
Forum: Performance
Topic: DID YOU KNOW....diff noise revelation!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 2090

Re: DID YOU KNOW....diff noise revelation!!!

Joycey wrote:Very intresting, My Zed has suffered this noise all the years i have owned it. I have a new Guibo to fit but still havent got round to fitting it.
Showing my ignorance
I just goggled Guibo thinking whats that :dunce:
by Boysie
Tue 17 Dec, 2013 10:30
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Halfords tool sets for carrying out Z3 overhaul
Replies: 28
Views: 3640

Re: Halfords tool sets for carrying out Z3 overhaul

...There are a few get out of jail tricks as well, a 12 point socket can adequately drive certain larger torx nuts... Allen keys / hexagon bits can also be used on internal Torx. and last top tip... flat blade screwdrivers can be used to open pots of paint :lol: . I know this was said in jest, but ...
by Boysie
Mon 16 Dec, 2013 18:42
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!
Replies: 159
Views: 33024

Re: Z3, Z3M & Z3 Coupe Seat bushes for SALE !!!

That's handy they do my car, when it's in for its service, I'll ask them cost it to do them


Sent from Boysie via Tapatalk
by Boysie
Sun 15 Dec, 2013 10:59
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Santa came early !
Replies: 23
Views: 1198

Re: Santa came early !

Took the car out for a drive this morning and it's not annoying at all ! At low RPM you get this noticeable growl but put your foot into the carpet and wow ! it sounds incredible real deep tone and pure music !! Don't think I will be playing the stereo much !! I have always liked the TVR sound, is ...
by Boysie
Sun 15 Dec, 2013 09:37
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Santa came early !
Replies: 23
Views: 1198

Re: Santa came early !

If that youtube sample was anything to go by
It sounds fantastic, music to your ears
by Boysie
Sat 14 Dec, 2013 12:08
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Merry Xmas.
Replies: 22
Views: 1515

Re: Merry Xmas.

A good thread to start Barry
A Very Merry Christmas to you
and to all fellow members on here
by Boysie
Tue 10 Dec, 2013 19:58
Forum: Performance
Topic: Fifth Gear
Replies: 4
Views: 929

Fifth Gear

Just watched Fifth gear Very interesting, they were checking if you can regain the cars Horsepower to original spec The car was old but in good condition, say 15-20years, an early quick VW Vr6 ? Original spec stated 190hp Tested now 177hp on rolling road, they put it on the road after every stage Ad...
by Boysie
Mon 09 Dec, 2013 12:59
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Halfords tool sets for carrying out Z3 overhaul
Replies: 28
Views: 3640

Re: Halfords tool sets for carrying out Z3 overhaul

For most of us, I think the advantage of the sets is a box to keep everything in - that way you shouldn't lose any bits and everything is to hand when you're doing a job. Halfords Professional range is pretty good kit - I have two sets of combination spanners (one metric, one AF) out of this range ...
by Boysie
Mon 09 Dec, 2013 12:54
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Boot battery holder?
Replies: 24
Views: 1565

Re: Boot battery holder?

Pretty standard on most cars so I would think a visit to a local breaker would do the trick Its a specific bracket not any part will do Having your battery moving about can be very dangerous there are a few people breaking car on here ask one of them Ive got a Saxo and a transit van sat outside, bo...
by Boysie
Mon 09 Dec, 2013 12:41
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Boot battery holder?
Replies: 24
Views: 1565

Re: Boot battery holder?

stupot50 wrote:Pretty standard on most cars so I would think a visit to a local breaker would do the trick
Its a specific bracket not any part will do
Having your battery moving about can be very dangerous
there are a few people breaking car on here ask one of them
by Boysie
Sun 08 Dec, 2013 12:52
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Selling: AC Schnitzer door mirrors (LHD only)
Replies: 12
Views: 927

Re: Selling: AC Schnitzer door mirrors (LHD only)

Its strange you tend to think you are the only
country to have Zed forum, especially with the same layout
by Boysie
Fri 06 Dec, 2013 13:46
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Selling: AC Schnitzer door mirrors (LHD only)
Replies: 12
Views: 927

Re: Selling: AC Schnitzer door mirrors (LHD only)

OXO wrote:
Boysie wrote:I cant see the bases for them ?
They fit directly onto the door using the existing holes and rubber gasket.
A lot neater I think than OEM ones
by Boysie
Fri 06 Dec, 2013 11:18
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Selling: AC Schnitzer door mirrors (LHD only)
Replies: 12
Views: 927

Re: Selling: AC Schnitzer door mirrors (LHD only)

They are very nice looking mirrors
Shame they are LHD they would
have been snapped out of your hands on here
Albeit there are a lot of lefties about maybe on other forums 'Coupe'
who buys Andy's LHD Coupe would jump at them being his car is hell red

I cant see the bases for them ?
by Boysie
Thu 05 Dec, 2013 11:56
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Selling: AC Schnitzer door mirrors (LHD only)
Replies: 12
Views: 927

Re: Selling: AC Schnitzer door mirrors (LHD only)

I was surprised there was such a thing
It was only after chatting to Andy spurs-fan-with-coupe who car is LHD
I was still scratching head
by Boysie
Thu 05 Dec, 2013 10:37
Forum: Performance
Topic: When the waterpump gets nasty!
Replies: 7
Views: 694

Re: When the waterpump gets nasty!

Fozzfox72 wrote:Found remnants of a brick in around the radiator and behind the front skirt this morning in the daylight. Maybe this was the crunching noise and reason why something went bang underneath!oh
Now stunt jump driving over walls
Whatever next lol

Hopefully fixable at minimal cost
by Boysie
Wed 04 Dec, 2013 10:04
Forum: Performance
Topic: When the waterpump gets nasty!
Replies: 7
Views: 694

Re: When the waterpump gets nasty!

To do that sort of Damage
Would have taken a Steve McQueen Chase
by Boysie
Tue 03 Dec, 2013 10:56
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Posting photos on zroadster.net
Replies: 23
Views: 243705

Re: Posting photos on zroadster.net

I tried that on my iPhone without success, no tapatalk hosted ?
I'll stick with the computer
by Boysie
Tue 03 Dec, 2013 10:37
Forum: Check your diary
Topic: Posting photos on zroadster.net
Replies: 23
Views: 243705

Re: Posting photos on zroadster.net

just upload from the computer, not sure about tapatalk
Robert mentions tapatalk in an earlier thread
and you come to this stage
http://i45.photobucket.com/albums/f56/d ... K_0006.jpg
and paste into your thread
it is easy I can do it
by Boysie
Sun 01 Dec, 2013 13:22
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Jonttt Imola II Red S54 Z3m Roadster Journal
Replies: 661
Views: 168027

Re: Jonttt Imola II Red S54 Z3m Roadster Journal

Jon often smashes his piggy bank to buy more accessories for his toys
He gets through lots of piggy banks throughout the year lol
Like me Jon you must be pain to buy for at birthday and Xmas, if you want something you just buy it! lol
by Boysie
Sat 30 Nov, 2013 15:05
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: newbie, hi :)
Replies: 7
Views: 786

Re: newbie, hi :)

HI
Welcome to the Forum of fun
by Boysie
Sat 30 Nov, 2013 15:03
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Hello and spare key
Replies: 6
Views: 260

Re: Hello and spare key

Hi and Welcome to the forum
The key to success is having a Zed :D
by Boysie
Fri 29 Nov, 2013 16:53
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: DVLA ban orgasms and huge knobs
Replies: 3
Views: 956

Re: DVLA ban orgasms and huge knobs

I've seen PKT 3 on a car
There must be loads slipped through over the years
The FU 2 plate owned once by Fiona Richmond
There's a UPU 2 plate as well
by Boysie
Wed 27 Nov, 2013 16:02
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Thermostat changing
Replies: 15
Views: 801

Re: Thermostat changing

Somewhat old fashion
But a very handy tool I use at work in various sizes