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by Gazza
Mon 14 Nov, 2005 10:06
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Factory Fit Alarm Annoyance
Replies: 4
Views: 458

Hi Alex, the small key won't disable the alarm, only the noise.

Yes they are my wheels on ebay, i've just taken close up pics and will send to your email.

Regards
Gary
by Gazza
Sun 13 Nov, 2005 13:14
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black grille surrounds
Replies: 17
Views: 1064

Just to let you know R80TER i've just ordered the black surrounds from Ben at Chromeline, thanks for the contact.

Gary.
by Gazza
Sun 13 Nov, 2005 13:05
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Factory Fit Alarm Annoyance
Replies: 4
Views: 458

Hi Alex, check the link below from myself and open the pics, this will show you where to turn off the alarm sounder.

Gary



viewtopic.php?p=54092&sid=2bce43a8f36ac ... 7669#54092
by Gazza
Fri 11 Nov, 2005 16:40
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: not another alarm question?...............yes sorry
Replies: 36
Views: 2336

Hi Bimbeema, your alarm sounder has been turned off, did you get a small key like the one in the picture?if so then on the other the picture circled in red, undo this clip and insert the key and turn to the on position.

Gary.
by Gazza
Fri 11 Nov, 2005 15:37
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: not another alarm question?...............yes sorry
Replies: 36
Views: 2336

Thanks Dave for all your help, as you say i will let the dealer sort it out and sleep with one eye open until then.

Gary.
by Gazza
Fri 11 Nov, 2005 15:21
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: not another alarm question?...............yes sorry
Replies: 36
Views: 2336

Did as you suggested, LED flashed for 2 secs, turned to radio position & back to 0, armed again but sensors still not working.
by Gazza
Fri 11 Nov, 2005 14:53
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: not another alarm question?...............yes sorry
Replies: 36
Views: 2336

Hi Dave, yes exactly as you describe - sensors not working.
by Gazza
Fri 11 Nov, 2005 14:17
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: not another alarm question?...............yes sorry
Replies: 36
Views: 2336

Forgot to mention that after sitting in the car and arming the alarm - i can start the car and drive away albeit with the alarm sounding for only about 20 seconds, is there not an immobiliser???????
by Gazza
Fri 11 Nov, 2005 14:13
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: not another alarm question?...............yes sorry
Replies: 36
Views: 2336

I have the 3G EWS alarm with the red & grey buttons on the fob, and my internal sensors dont work at all !! roof up or down. How can the alarm be tested? can't open a door if they are locked when alarm enabled.
I've even sat in the car and armed the alarm and moved around and nothing happens

Gary.
by Gazza
Thu 10 Nov, 2005 20:30
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Asymmetry in M-tech steering wheels?
Replies: 17
Views: 1117

I have a M steering wheel fitted to my 2.8, and i get the feeling that the left side is further away, (maybe its me that's twisted).After reading the original posting by Komis i took some measurements from dash to wheel and all appears to be inorder, but it still looks & feels further away. Regards ...
by Gazza
Thu 10 Nov, 2005 20:30
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Asymmetry in M-tech steering wheels?
Replies: 17
Views: 1117

I have a M steering wheel fitted to my 2.8, and i get the feeling that the left side is further away, (maybe its me that's twisted).After reading the original posting by Komis i took some measurements from dash to wheel and all appears to be inorder, but it still looks & feels further away. Regards ...
by Gazza
Wed 09 Nov, 2005 09:19
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black grille surrounds
Replies: 17
Views: 1064

Thanks mate.
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2005 18:00
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black grille surrounds
Replies: 17
Views: 1064

Come On Guys I've Just Learned What Imo & Btw Means, What Is Phpbb?
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2005 12:47
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black grille surrounds
Replies: 17
Views: 1064

Heh R80TER, i've just noticed that we are twins, both joined 04/10/2005

Gazza
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2005 12:44
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black grille surrounds
Replies: 17
Views: 1064

Heh R80TER, i've just noticed that we are twins, both joined 04/10/2005

Gazza
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2005 11:07
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black grille surrounds
Replies: 17
Views: 1064

Sorry R80TER, just saw your clicky.
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2005 11:04
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black grille surrounds
Replies: 17
Views: 1064

Sorry R80TER, just saw your clicky.
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2005 11:03
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black grille surrounds
Replies: 17
Views: 1064

Thanks R80TER, they are going on a black car and hopefully clear indicator lenses, looks wicked. Have you a contact number for Chromeline?
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2005 10:57
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: alloy wheels
Replies: 4
Views: 742

My pleasure
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2005 09:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Black grille surrounds
Replies: 17
Views: 1064

Black grille surrounds

Hi all, does anyone know where i can get black grille surrounds for the Z3?
by Gazza
Sat 05 Nov, 2005 16:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z3 Width
Replies: 10
Views: 969

Follow these instructions very carefully -
1) put the book down
2) gather all sharp objects together and lock them away
3) call a friend



Just a giggle, very slow day.
by Gazza
Sat 05 Nov, 2005 13:05
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rattley ride
Replies: 1
Views: 284

I forgot to mention that the M wheels will be for sale soon, so if anyone is interested let me know.I dont have an idea of price so how about sensible offers 225/45/zr17 front 50% wear, 255/40/zr17 rear new, slight rub on sidewall to one tyre.
by Gazza
Sat 05 Nov, 2005 12:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rattley ride
Replies: 1
Views: 284

Rattley ride

Hi guys,i've posted on this subject before and after replacing rear shocks and mounts a couple of times, i think the problem has finally been solved - reinforcing plates used inside the car on the rear shock mounts. Thought i would take this opportunity to post a couple of pics of my Z, one before p...
by Gazza
Mon 31 Oct, 2005 10:21
Forum: Performance
Topic: Tyre repair
Replies: 12
Views: 1448

Hi ZZZEMMCO,your reply gave me a good laugh this morning, again a posting appears 3 times - spookey
by Gazza
Sun 30 Oct, 2005 11:49
Forum: Performance
Topic: Tyre repair
Replies: 12
Views: 1448

Ultraseal

Hi all, i've just used Ultraseal to repair a slow puncture, ordered online for £39.25 inc vat andfree delivery from

www.tyresonline.net
by Gazza
Sun 30 Oct, 2005 11:49
Forum: Performance
Topic: Tyre repair
Replies: 12
Views: 1448

Ultraseal

Hi all, i've just used Ultraseal to repair a slow puncture, ordered online for £39.25 inc vat andfree delivery from

www.tyresonline.net
by Gazza
Sun 30 Oct, 2005 11:48
Forum: Performance
Topic: Tyre repair
Replies: 12
Views: 1448

Ultraseal

Hi all, i've just used Ultraseal to repair a slow puncture, ordered online for £39.25 inc vat andfree delivery from

www.tyresonline.net
by Gazza
Sat 29 Oct, 2005 18:31
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: Leyton/Leytonstone
Replies: 3
Views: 887

Keep your eyes open Kelart, you may see a geezer in a black/black 2.8 with M coupe wheels reg No. GAZ24 51 - he's been seen in that area on thursdays.
by Gazza
Mon 24 Oct, 2005 15:45
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: alarm question
Replies: 0
Views: 272

alarm question

My internal sensors dont work, could they been disabled? I used to have a saab which you could disarm the sensors if the top was down, has the stock bmw alarm the same function.I have read the manual that came with the car and that says they should arm with the alarm.The reason i ask is that i have ...
by Gazza
Mon 24 Oct, 2005 15:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: front indicators
Replies: 2
Views: 348

front indicators

hi guys, where can i get white front indicators from, and also an idea of price and ease of diy fitting on my '98 2.8
by Gazza
Fri 21 Oct, 2005 15:12
Forum: The Beauty Parlour
Topic: If you need a new rear screen fitting.......
Replies: 6
Views: 1134

rear window

Have you got the address and phone details of the soft top firm in crystal palace that replaced your rear window?
Thanks
Gary
by Gazza
Wed 19 Oct, 2005 16:07
Forum: Boyz Toyz
Topic: MP3 player to head unit link
Replies: 10
Views: 1891

by Gazza
Wed 19 Oct, 2005 16:07
Forum: Boyz Toyz
Topic: MP3 player to head unit link
Replies: 10
Views: 1891

by Gazza
Wed 19 Oct, 2005 15:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: M3 wheels on a Z3
Replies: 15
Views: 2034

Hi Sledgehammer, what are the rim sizes and what size tyres are fitted to front and rear?
by Gazza
Mon 10 Oct, 2005 17:09
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: ride very 'rattly'
Replies: 6
Views: 557

Hi Woody, just had rear shocks replaced at £94.00 pair +top mounts at £24.00 pair + labour at £50.00
by Gazza
Mon 10 Oct, 2005 14:50
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: REAR SHOCK MOUNTS - need help!!
Replies: 8
Views: 470

Yes, everything looks as it should, new mounts have just arrived so i will fit the new mounts, cross my fingers and try to avoid any holes in the road,
once again thanks for your advise.
Regards - Gary.
by Gazza
Mon 10 Oct, 2005 13:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: REAR SHOCK MOUNTS - need help!!
Replies: 8
Views: 470

Hi Ludo, i don't understand which parts you mean? are they on the drawing?
Regards - Gary.
by Gazza
Mon 10 Oct, 2005 13:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: REAR SHOCK MOUNTINGS - need help!!!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 456

Thanks, this thread continues on the Z3 roadster forum.

Regards - Gary.
by Gazza
Mon 10 Oct, 2005 13:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: REAR SHOCK MOUNTS - need help!!
Replies: 8
Views: 470

Thanks guys, i will check the bump stops to see if they are still in place.

As for part 17, this washer is in place on top of the mount, but i can't see one under the mount as the layout,

Regards - Gary
by Gazza
Sun 09 Oct, 2005 15:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: REAR SHOCK MOUNTS - need help!!
Replies: 8
Views: 470

REAR SHOCK MOUNTS - need help!!

Hi guys, i'm having a problem with the rear shock mounts on my '98 2.8. 2 weeks ago one of the rubber mounts became displaced after i drove over a pothole and the top of the shock absorber was poking through the interior trim behind the passenger seat , a new mounting was fitted, and then last night...
by Gazza
Sun 09 Oct, 2005 15:28
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: REAR SHOCK MOUNTINGS - need help!!!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 456

REAR SHOCK MOUNTINGS - need help!!!!!!

Hi guys, i'm having a problem with the rear shock mounts on my '98 2.8. 2 weeks ago one of the rubber mounts became displaced after i drove over a pothole and the top of the shock absorber was poking through the interior trim behind the passenger seat , a new mounting was fitted, and then last night...
by Gazza
Wed 05 Oct, 2005 17:50
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: A great big sh1t-eating grin!
Replies: 7
Views: 454

I use mine everyday for work, heat on,seats on,must find those earmuffs.
by Gazza
Wed 05 Oct, 2005 17:43
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Popup
Replies: 30
Views: 1284

I've just logged back on at 17.42pm and no pop up. :D
by Gazza
Wed 05 Oct, 2005 13:43
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: The World of BMW Service (recommended dealers)
Replies: 72
Views: 35995

inspection 1

I have just bought my z3 '98 2.8 and just had inspection 1 service for £359 inc vat at Syntner City in East London, they reported brakes all round and front discs will need replacement by the next service so should they do them now they asked? how much i asked? only £607 they said, i collapsed. Oil ...
by Gazza
Wed 05 Oct, 2005 12:49
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Popup
Replies: 30
Views: 1284

I just got the registry cleaner pop up, i've only visited this forum twice being a newbie and never had this pop up before these visits.
by Gazza
Wed 05 Oct, 2005 12:40
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New Rear Window Fitted
Replies: 19
Views: 1459

Why did my request appear three times? :?:
by Gazza
Wed 05 Oct, 2005 12:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New Rear Window Fitted
Replies: 19
Views: 1459

Why did my request appear three times? :?:
by Gazza
Tue 04 Oct, 2005 22:24
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New Rear Window Fitted
Replies: 19
Views: 1459

rear window

Has anyone got the invoice for the replacement of the rear window?and could i have a copy?.I was quoted £110+vat for the window and £464 labour from Syntner City in London.
by Gazza
Tue 04 Oct, 2005 22:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New Rear Window Fitted
Replies: 19
Views: 1459

rear window

Has anyone got the invoice for the replacement of the rear window?and could i have a copy?.I was quoted £110+vat for the window and £464 labour from Syntner City in London.
by Gazza
Tue 04 Oct, 2005 22:23
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New Rear Window Fitted
Replies: 19
Views: 1459

rear window

Has anyone got the invoice for the replacement of the rear window?and could i have a copy?.I was quoted £110+vat for the window and £464 labour from Syntner City in London.