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by Gazza
Mon 09 Jan, 2017 19:20
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: being dazzled
Replies: 15
Views: 1589

Re: being dazzled

In the good ol days we had spotlights mounted on the rear bumper as reversing lights :D

Image
by Gazza
Fri 06 Jan, 2017 20:23
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: To my .org friends!
Replies: 39
Views: 3291

Re: To my .org friends!

Bonzo sent me a pm and I've replied :wink:
by Gazza
Fri 06 Jan, 2017 18:35
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Where has it gone?
Replies: 1
Views: 725

Re: Where has it gone?

I've replied to your PM
by Gazza
Mon 02 Jan, 2017 16:51
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The law when indicating?
Replies: 11
Views: 1338

Re: The law when indicating?

An indicator (or any other light) is merely an indication of intent or awareness of position. I was always taught that you never pull out on anyone who is indicating to turn before you (E.G. left into the road you are leaving) until they have actually turned as they could change their mind. I would...
by Gazza
Sat 24 Dec, 2016 17:31
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year
Replies: 5
Views: 966

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Here's wishing you all a great Christmas and a very Happy New Year :D

From me and the Admin Team :cheers
by Gazza
Mon 19 Dec, 2016 19:07
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Air ride
Replies: 13
Views: 1317

Re: Air ride

Non adjustable then ?
by Gazza
Mon 19 Dec, 2016 18:46
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Air ride
Replies: 13
Views: 1317

Re: Air ride

How much room does the tank/pump take up ?
by Gazza
Mon 19 Dec, 2016 13:13
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Original Build Data
Replies: 27
Views: 14459

Re: Original Build Data

The original links didn't work for me today, I've added an edit to the original post.
by Gazza
Mon 19 Dec, 2016 12:49
Forum: Z4 roadster and Z4 Coupe
Topic: More power from 2.5 si
Replies: 1
Views: 673

Re: More power from 2.5 si

I had my old 2.8 remapped, better drivability and increased BHP.
by Gazza
Mon 19 Dec, 2016 12:44
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: YESSS! no excuse required
Replies: 2
Views: 615

Re: YESSS! no excuse required

Good Man !!

Mine is sorned until next year :bawl:
by Gazza
Mon 19 Dec, 2016 12:39
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Help needed Z3
Replies: 11
Views: 1379

Re: Help needed Z3

Don't shoot me, hindsight is a wonderful thing, Hoses/fittings can be made up at any pressure hose company, typical cost £45 metre

I use them when fitting power rack and pinion steering to classic Mustangs,
by Gazza
Mon 19 Dec, 2016 12:26
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Paint problem
Replies: 8
Views: 1275

Re: Paint problem

This is in NI, give them a call, although you could contact any car repairers near where you live and they will tell you where the trade centre is to get the aerosol made up. http://www.coachfinish.com/contact-form/ It's better if you supply a paint sample {fuel flap) for colour match. Just supplyin...
by Gazza
Fri 16 Dec, 2016 21:47
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My New Z4M Coupe Alpine White
Replies: 24
Views: 2894

Re: My New Z4M Coupe Alpine White

Cheers guys, The car for me is complete now. I'm just planning a UK road trip for the summer hopefully I can take some spectacular photos of the car in and around the uk. If you guys know any roads to drive a car like this let me know ive done mild research and the two which look good are Snake pas...
by Gazza
Fri 09 Dec, 2016 22:11
Forum: New to zroadster.net?
Topic: Northern Ireland newbie
Replies: 9
Views: 1014

Re: Northern Ireland newbie

Welcome to the Forum :wink:
by Gazza
Fri 09 Dec, 2016 20:25
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Poll - Are you a BMWCC Member ?
Replies: 11
Views: 2243

Re: Are you a BMWCC Member ?

USE THE POLL !! :P
by Gazza
Fri 09 Dec, 2016 19:48
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Poll - Are you a BMWCC Member ?
Replies: 11
Views: 2243

Poll - Are you a BMWCC Member ?

Following a discussion with Jet re The BMWCC National event at Gaydon , I was wondering how many of zroadster.net members are members of the BMWCC

Please use the Poll at the top of the thread :)
by Gazza
Thu 08 Dec, 2016 21:59
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: A Surprise From WeBuyAnyCar.com
Replies: 8
Views: 1267

Re: A Surprise From WeBuyAnyCar.com

The 'offer' is a lure, when you get there they pick the car to pieces reducing the price.
by Gazza
Wed 07 Dec, 2016 19:14
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Rear axle
Replies: 3
Views: 602

Re: Rear axle

Use realoem.com add your VIN number to cross reference part numbers,
by Gazza
Wed 07 Dec, 2016 19:12
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Z3 for sale
Replies: 16
Views: 2222

Re: Z3 for sale

Host the pics on Photobucket or similar and then paste the link here.
by Gazza
Sat 03 Dec, 2016 11:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: an offer you can't refuse
Replies: 13
Views: 1719

Re: an offer you can't refuse

Prepare for the long list of things to do :P
by Gazza
Thu 01 Dec, 2016 22:03
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Exhaust cam sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 424

Re: Exhaust cam sensor

My local mechanic has always told me to use OEM sensors, he says aftermarket items quite often don't send the correct signals.
by Gazza
Tue 22 Nov, 2016 21:53
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Cars as investments
Replies: 18
Views: 1903

Re: Cars as investments

mrscalex wrote:Fair enough Gazza. Now the really important thing we need from you. What do we buy today and make £5k on in 6 months time :lol:

Mid nineties Mercedes R129 500SL
by Gazza
Tue 22 Nov, 2016 20:16
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Cars as investments
Replies: 18
Views: 1903

Re: Cars as investments

Bmw Z1 - last year could be bought for 18/20K, this year 30/35K BMW M3 CSL - last year 30/45k, this year 40/55K and rising. Ford Mustang 1966 Coupe - last year 12/15K, this year 16/22K and will be increasing due to lack of good quality availability in the USA forcing prices up and also the bad curre...
by Gazza
Mon 21 Nov, 2016 20:11
Forum: Let's talk
Topic: Cars as investments
Replies: 18
Views: 1903

Re: Cars as investments

You need to look at different cars :wink:
by Gazza
Thu 17 Nov, 2016 20:27
Forum: Site Announcements and Feedback
Topic: Performance Problems
Replies: 6
Views: 1861

Re: Performance Problems

Well done Rob :D
by Gazza
Wed 16 Nov, 2016 20:43
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My New Z4M Coupe Alpine White
Replies: 24
Views: 2894

Re: My New Z4M Coupe Alpine White

They look as good as any 8-)
by Gazza
Wed 16 Nov, 2016 19:18
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Oxford Green?
Replies: 15
Views: 1999

Re: Oxford Green?

BladeRunner919 wrote:
tiggercoco wrote:Gave Sytner a call but its not an S54.
I'm pretty sure it is an S54, as it has DSC. I was under the impression that the S50 cars didn't have this.

Definately an S54, DSC, Grey dials, the salesperson must be new or ignorant. It's an old car for a Main Dealership.
by Gazza
Mon 14 Nov, 2016 23:13
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: Oxford Green?
Replies: 15
Views: 1999

Re: Oxford Green?

The S54 version at Sytner would be Oxford Green II, one of three S54's in that colour.
by Gazza
Mon 14 Nov, 2016 19:21
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My New Z4M Coupe Alpine White
Replies: 24
Views: 2894

Re: My New Z4M Coupe Alpine White

Welcome to the Forum :D

Secondhand sets of Genuine CSL wheels with tyres are about £1600 per set, two sets recently sold on cslregister.com

New sets are about £2400
by Gazza
Thu 10 Nov, 2016 20:14
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Looks for all kinds of parts to fix our Z1 1989
Replies: 12
Views: 1925

Re: Looks for all kinds of parts to fix our Z1 1989

Jet wrote:
Gazza wrote:
pingu wrote:Have you checked RealOEM to compare part numbers with other models.

Shift Boot, for example, may also be fitted to an E30.
Even the shift boot is a different material.
Don't you reply to private messages Sir Gazza?
??????? I would if I had one :wink:
by Gazza
Thu 10 Nov, 2016 20:12
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Breaking 1.9 manual roadster
Replies: 22
Views: 3212

Re: Breaking 1.9 manual roadster

Those are non sport seats.
by Gazza
Thu 10 Nov, 2016 20:10
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 1998 RARE Z3M Roadster * BREAKING * About 500 Remaining
Replies: 86
Views: 10419

Re: 1998 RARE Z3M Roadster * BREAKING * About 500 Remaining

yamsel1 wrote:
Gazza wrote:You need to use photobucket or similar to load pics
Thanks Gazza
Don't quite know how I have done but I have loaded some photo's.

Photobucket will give you four links for each pic, copy the [img] link and paste into your post on this Forum.
by Gazza
Thu 10 Nov, 2016 17:17
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 1998 RARE Z3M Roadster * BREAKING * About 500 Remaining
Replies: 86
Views: 10419

Re: 1998 RARE Z3M Roadster * BREAKING * About 500 Remaining

You need to use photobucket or similar to load pics
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2016 13:49
Forum: Z1 roadster
Topic: Looks for all kinds of parts to fix our Z1 1989
Replies: 12
Views: 1925

Re: Looks for all kinds of parts to fix our Z1 1989

pingu wrote:Have you checked RealOEM to compare part numbers with other models.

Shift Boot, for example, may also be fitted to an E30.
Even the shift boot is a different material.
by Gazza
Tue 08 Nov, 2016 12:02
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 1998 RARE Z3M Roadster * BREAKING * About 500 Remaining
Replies: 86
Views: 10419

Re: 1998 RARE Z3M Roadster * BREAKING * About 500 Remaining

Thread moved to the Stock Exchange, items must be priced. Am I supposed to price everything on the car or just items that I have an enquiry for? Just the items that you advertise on this Forum. We are here to help you and other members get together for a common interest, we don't want a situation w...
by Gazza
Mon 07 Nov, 2016 22:51
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: 1998 RARE Z3M Roadster * BREAKING * About 500 Remaining
Replies: 86
Views: 10419

Re: 1998 RARE Z3M Roadster * BREAKING * About 500 Remaining

Thread moved to the Stock Exchange, items must be priced.
by Gazza
Mon 07 Nov, 2016 22:46
Forum: Stock exchange
Topic: Breaking 1.9 manual roadster
Replies: 22
Views: 3212

Re: Breaking 1.9 manual roadster

Thread moved to the Stock Exchange. As mentioned above, the items need to be priced.
by Gazza
Mon 07 Nov, 2016 22:40
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: top speed
Replies: 12
Views: 1677

Re: top speed

I once tested a Nissan 350Z when they came out.....I reached 153mph indicated on a suitable course :wink: and at that speed the front end became so light I nearly sh*t myself.......wouldn't fancy it in a Z3. The Z3 also gets very light, scary I can tell you :shock: My indicated speed was 150 and I ...
by Gazza
Mon 07 Nov, 2016 22:35
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: 3.0 Z3 (2002) as a Donor car (shocking I hear you say !!)
Replies: 15
Views: 1817

Re: 3.0 Z3 (2002) as a Donor car (shocking I hear you say !!

Just noticed a guy has posted several pics on the Z3 owners page on facbook
by Gazza
Thu 03 Nov, 2016 20:27
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Northern Spain in a Z3M
Replies: 10
Views: 1695

Re: Northern Spain in a Z3M

Thesurveyor wrote:
The second point is a word about the reaction to our car..................very little if I'm honest and I perhaps expected more attention to be paid to an English sports car abroad.

English sports car ???????? :)
by Gazza
Sun 23 Oct, 2016 22:25
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Engine Bay Strut
Replies: 2
Views: 478

Re: Engine Bay Strut

I have a Weichers strut, the car felt tighter straight away.
by Gazza
Sun 23 Oct, 2016 22:22
Forum: M Roadster and M coupé
Topic: 100,000 miles - any advise
Replies: 11
Views: 1308

Re: 100,000 miles - any advise

More fuel so that you can head toward 200.000 :D
by Gazza
Sat 22 Oct, 2016 18:00
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: INPA Help
Replies: 11
Views: 1217

Re: INPA Help

I would think the car needs to be driven to get a new signal.
by Gazza
Sat 22 Oct, 2016 17:58
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Bertiejaffa's ///M
Replies: 63
Views: 12749

Re: Bertiejaffa's ///M

Sickening :( :(

I had a small dent on the same level near the rear of the door, dent man managed to remove it by going down by the side of the window glass.
by Gazza
Sun 16 Oct, 2016 13:35
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: engines fitted to z3's
Replies: 23
Views: 2302

Re: engines fitted to z3's

You could argue that the last few S54 engined cars were a facelift compared to the earlier S50 engined cars Not sure if there are any changes to headlight indicator lenses and other minor tweaks. I was thinking the same after I made the comment, there are slight differences to the S50 model but to ...
by Gazza
Sat 15 Oct, 2016 19:02
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: engines fitted to z3's
Replies: 23
Views: 2302

Re: engines fitted to z3's

No such thing as a facelift Z3M :wink:
by Gazza
Sun 09 Oct, 2016 22:25
Forum: Z4M roadster and Z4m coupé
Topic: Z3 to Z4M
Replies: 8
Views: 1213

Re: Z3 to Z4M

Nice :D
by Gazza
Fri 07 Oct, 2016 19:56
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: BMW ROADSTERS.
Replies: 2
Views: 726

Re: BMW ROADSTERS.

They skipped over the Z3 so quick, obviously they didn't think it worth mentioning, in their opinion 'not very sporty' :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
by Gazza
Tue 04 Oct, 2016 19:34
Forum: Z3 roadster
Topic: Fleabay - Should i be surprised?
Replies: 5
Views: 759

Re: Fleabay - Should i be surprised?

Undiagnosed problems with my roof but thought id buy a dashboard switch to try to see if that helps....Saw one on eBay for £25 being sold by a breakers and sent the guy an offer for £20. Got this response; New message from: ********* If your collecting it then fine, otherwise by the time I get arou...