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by Bill-
Thu 14 Jul, 2011 11:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: URGENT - holiday breakdown cover for Europe
Replies: 7
Views: 416

Green Flag. Rng them Up I just got the full Bifta For £59.58 I'm going in August, same a s you for nearly 3 weeks & as far as i know there is no milage limit, also my car is over 10 years old They are in Glasgow I booked mine last weekend & they were very helpful. I actually know a person who broke...
by Bill-
Wed 13 Jul, 2011 14:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: URGENT - holiday breakdown cover for Europe
Replies: 7
Views: 416

yes it is isnt it they know my car is over 10 years old but still gave me cover at the above price :shock:

Hope it was a help tho :thumbs up:
by Bill-
Wed 13 Jul, 2011 12:33
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: URGENT - holiday breakdown cover for Europe
Replies: 7
Views: 416

Green Flag. Rng them Up I just got the full Bifta For £59.58 I'm going in August, same a s you for nearly 3 weeks & as far as i know there is no milage limit, also my car is over 10 years old They are in Glasgow I booked mine last weekend & they were very helpful. I actually know a person who broke ...
by Bill-
Tue 12 Jul, 2011 21:46
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Low Mileage Z3 1999 2.8 for sale
Replies: 20
Views: 1517

but all the same Mod strike me from this thread please
by Bill-
Tue 12 Jul, 2011 21:43
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Low Mileage Z3 1999 2.8 for sale
Replies: 20
Views: 1517

Neal P wrote:Bill I think your comment is unwarrented and should be removed, if you have nothing to offer this site other than stupid suggestions and insults why are you using it ? :evil:
I have not told a Lie & I am not Insulting anybody
by Bill-
Tue 12 Jul, 2011 21:42
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Low Mileage Z3 1999 2.8 for sale
Replies: 20
Views: 1517

oh ok chaps. looks like you dont mind a rust bucket :D You really should find out more about the car before commenting. Mirror bases are made in aluminium, so will not rust. From another thread FYI Z's are built in America not Germany. Look at my post I said Rot. and they do ok. I'm not telling a m...
by Bill-
Tue 12 Jul, 2011 21:41
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Low Mileage Z3 1999 2.8 for sale
Replies: 20
Views: 1517

sorry... Thats Oxidize Bucket then is it
by Bill-
Tue 12 Jul, 2011 19:12
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Tell us a joke...
Replies: 147
Views: 16518

Bloke walks into a pub and asks for a pint of anything except Stein lager. Barman asks, "What's wrong with Steinlager?" Bloke replies, "I had 12 pints of it last night and when I came too I was f*cking skint." Barman says, "But 12 pints of anything costs about the same." Bloke replies, "Skint's my d...
by Bill-
Tue 12 Jul, 2011 18:55
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Tell us a joke...
Replies: 147
Views: 16518

A man says to his wife 'tell me something that will make me happy and
sad at the same time'.

His wife replies... 'You've got a bigger knob than your brother'
by Bill-
Tue 12 Jul, 2011 17:57
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Central Locking Question
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Same here :)
by Bill-
Mon 11 Jul, 2011 18:45
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Who is the oldest Zedder.........
Replies: 74
Views: 3595

I was born on the same day as John McEnroe
16.2.1959 I'm 52 but look 35 :D
by Bill-
Mon 11 Jul, 2011 18:37
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: discs and pads - front
Replies: 6
Views: 562

About time I ATE my words methinks :oops:
by Bill-
Mon 11 Jul, 2011 11:48
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Z3 faults
Replies: 17
Views: 2003

My gearbox isnt notchy.
It sounds to me as if the clutch isn't disengaging properly.
by Bill-
Sun 10 Jul, 2011 20:53
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: discs and pads - front
Replies: 6
Views: 562

Try BMW :D
by Bill-
Sun 10 Jul, 2011 15:55
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Aerial removal on Z3 roadster - Advice please.
Replies: 5
Views: 330

put a tea towel round it for some grip & twist to the left or... there is a lip where the ariel joins the base about 10 mm up, try to get some oil in there & leave it until tomorrow
by Bill-
Sun 10 Jul, 2011 15:47
Forum: Spotted!
Topic: L4M GO Lambo Diablo on M25 Friday - massive!
Replies: 4
Views: 643

What a fantastic lookin bit of kit, the engine bay looks orgasmic.

I saw a recent Lambo yesterday with a single central exhaust. Fantastic sounding car.
by Bill-
Sun 10 Jul, 2011 15:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: first road trip pics
Replies: 4
Views: 320

Lovely Pics Si
by Bill-
Sun 10 Jul, 2011 15:38
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Aerial removal on Z3 roadster - Advice please.
Replies: 5
Views: 330

The aerial its self should screw off, leaving a base about 10 mm high :D
by Bill-
Sun 10 Jul, 2011 10:28
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Knackred gear lever?
Replies: 7
Views: 526

my one is loose too are there any threads for a fix please (sorry to be a brain sucking leech, I hope in time to be able to contribute significantly & help some others
by Bill-
Sat 09 Jul, 2011 11:04
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: water pouring in
Replies: 9
Views: 470

where you on Holiday Si?
by Bill-
Sat 09 Jul, 2011 10:24
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: New Tyre Gel
Replies: 21
Views: 718

there is a product called slime for bikes & it works very well. I've had punctures :)
by Bill-
Fri 08 Jul, 2011 09:17
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rubber filler cap surround holding water
Replies: 5
Views: 318

Top man robert :)
by Bill-
Fri 08 Jul, 2011 09:16
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Alarm question - probably a silly one
Replies: 24
Views: 1633

Robert hello,
sorry to jump in but i think its relevant.
I have an alarm but, when its set off only the indicators flash. how do i get the alarm to go off properly i think its something to do with key button pushing in a special sequence
thanks in advance
Bill
by Bill-
Fri 08 Jul, 2011 08:49
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Alarm question - probably a silly one
Replies: 24
Views: 1633

my led light is between the seats just behind my left elbow
by Bill-
Fri 08 Jul, 2011 08:47
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rubber filler cap surround holding water
Replies: 5
Views: 318

I would have thought that if there is no drain hole then the fix would be to stop the water getting in in the first place. What's the rubber seal like on the filler flap?
by Bill-
Thu 07 Jul, 2011 17:26
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: drivers side heated mirror staying hot
Replies: 14
Views: 466

sorry to be a pain chaps,

Does the mirror just pop off. it gets really hot & i;m going to be driving in 45 degree heat in a couple of weeks. I think I'll try to disconnect it. I can always reconnect it at a later date.
by Bill-
Thu 07 Jul, 2011 17:19
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Engine temps in hot weather
Replies: 37
Views: 1497

Bon Bon 2.8 does not have a sender unit. It is viscous. Bill What is the embarassed for? I am offering sound advice imo. I am puzzled and do not wish to hijack this thread. Just want to help a member with a problem. I've enjoyed reading your thread about the fan john, Very informative. Dont worry a...
by Bill-
Thu 07 Jul, 2011 06:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Getting My First Z Friday 1st
Replies: 30
Views: 953

Going to Winchelsea in a minute to view Spike milligans grave & have brekkie in Hastings :D
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 19:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: drivers side heated mirror staying hot
Replies: 14
Views: 466

phew thanks Ardchyle
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 18:32
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Getting My First Z Friday 1st
Replies: 30
Views: 953

yes sorry :oops:
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 18:28
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: drivers side heated mirror staying hot
Replies: 14
Views: 466

Thanks for the info everyone, it gets really hot, the heating element on the other mirror (passenger side) doesn't seem to work. Is it easy to get the glass off? I may disconnect the heating element before something nasty happens :shock:
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 12:54
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: drivers side heated mirror staying hot
Replies: 14
Views: 466

Mine not M mirrors
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 12:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Just got a shock today....
Replies: 12
Views: 931

Re: Just got a shock today....

....and had to sit down. This is when the shock occurred. The cost from my local BMW dealer is £640! Jake I paid £750.00 for a part exhaust which failed on my VW Touran.. I think all cars are a bleedin fortune to repair these days, Thankfully we have BMW's which are beautifully made & reliable :lol:
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 12:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: drivers side heated mirror staying hot
Replies: 14
Views: 466

thanks si
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 11:56
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: drivers side heated mirror staying hot
Replies: 14
Views: 466

wish I could post pics. I have squary :shock: round mirrors they are about the best wing mirrors i've had.. great views and hot too :)
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 10:56
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: New to the Z3
Replies: 26
Views: 1342

Hello Ming I also Bought a 2.2 last Friday and I live very near to a chinese resturant called Ming hows that :D
I'm loving my Z its a great little car. :D :D :D
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 10:52
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: drivers side heated mirror staying hot
Replies: 14
Views: 466

Blimey Thanks mate, I wonder if I have M mirrors
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 10:28
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: drivers side heated mirror staying hot
Replies: 14
Views: 466

drivers side heated mirror staying hot

doesnt seem to be turning off felt it yesterday & it was HOT after driving for about half an hour
is this normal :cry:
by Bill-
Wed 06 Jul, 2011 09:55
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Off to France, What spares ?
Replies: 11
Views: 834

I Love driving Abroad, usually go at least twice a year on Bike or in car, last year did a bit of Germany (Bike) & Southern Spain (car) I've got good breakdown cover for my Spanish trip next month, £60.00 from Green flag. I'll take a plug kit (used on my bikes, work very well) & a small electric pum...
by Bill-
Tue 05 Jul, 2011 18:27
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Who has the highest and lowest mileage!
Replies: 56
Views: 2542

54,650 miles Y plate 2001 inc 550 miles in 5 days of ownership :D
by Bill-
Tue 05 Jul, 2011 18:22
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Got the Z Yippee
Replies: 19
Views: 743

Sorry, beer post last night :shock:. I'll have another try with photo bucket when i have the time. I may fly off the handle again tho :)

570 miles since Friday btw
by Bill-
Mon 04 Jul, 2011 22:15
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Got the Z Yippee
Replies: 19
Views: 743

I'm sorry boys but that is one sad website it reminds me of dialup modems FFS & I'm not touchin:bad it wanted all my details.. no way Jose here is my email suck-mycock8@sky.com its better I give you my email then I can send a person pics whilst learning Photofuckinbucket P.S Identify yrself on me e...
by Bill-
Mon 04 Jul, 2011 20:58
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Got the Z Yippee
Replies: 19
Views: 743

I'm sorry boys but that is one sad website it reminds me of dialup modems FFS & I'm not touchin:bad it wanted all my details.. no way Jose here is my email thompson-william8@sky.com its better I give you my email then I can send a person pics whilst learning Photofuckinbucket P.S Identify yrself on ...
by Bill-
Mon 04 Jul, 2011 20:41
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Got the Z Yippee
Replies: 19
Views: 743

Thanks Macca :) lets see now
by Bill-
Mon 04 Jul, 2011 20:03
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Got the Z Yippee
Replies: 19
Views: 743

I need a step by step guide :oops:
by Bill-
Mon 04 Jul, 2011 10:17
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Garage clearout....look what I found ....
Replies: 3
Views: 529

The car, its too hot for a bike :D
by Bill-
Mon 04 Jul, 2011 10:14
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Got the Z Yippee
Replies: 19
Views: 743

added a couple of other bits

can anybody tell me the max size of pictures thanks
by Bill-
Mon 04 Jul, 2011 10:06
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Got the Z Yippee
Replies: 19
Views: 743

Got the Z Yippee

I've done 440 miles since Friday & it's addictive. I have a tan :D :D :D Day off today so its the beach for me :D :D I'm evaluating wether to take the car to southern Spain this year. Did it in a people carrier with 2 people last year which was brilliant, loads of space & 32 mpg with the pedal to th...
by Bill-
Sun 03 Jul, 2011 19:19
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Low Mileage Z3 1999 2.8 for sale
Replies: 20
Views: 1517

oh ok chaps. looks like you dont mind a rust bucket :D