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  1. BMW Z4 2003 - Straight through exhaust for swap

    Hi There, I purchased a really nice low mileage BMW Z4 a few months back and the only modification the previous owner had done on the car was to replace the back box witha straight through which sounds great, but it's not for me. It sounds amazing but I live on a quiet residential street and...
  2. BMW Z4 2.0 2007/2008 running costs

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hey guys just a quick one, Are the BMW Z4's an expensive car to run in terms of mechanical failures, things going wrong etc are they known for breaking down? Recently purchased a Z4 but had to send back after head gasket went in the first week, would look at another one if they are generally...
  3. £2k 2004 Z4 3.0 manual for sale

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  4. E85 Z4 parts

    Rybrook Warwick BMW
    Hi, After the following parts for an E85 Roadster Right hand door membrane - 51487016656 Right door lock bowden cable - 51217036784 Clip with washer - 51418224768 Will collect if its easier (Leam based). Simon
  5. z4 e89 23i 2011

    Hi i am new to the forum ,although i have read several articles previously. i have recently bought a 2011 z4 e89 the car has suffered a minor fire at the drivers rear panel around the fuel tank. what i can see is that it will require a rear bumper -which i have sourced, a rear wing - again...
  6. 2005 BMW Z4 Roadster 3.0 - 80k miles

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    Hi All I bought the car a couple of years ago on the Z4-Forum and I had a lot of joy with it but decided I need something with a bit more space. So I've bought an e36 and I'll be after something a bit cheaper to replace the Z4. From buying it in August 2017, the car has since covered just over...
  7. z4 electric steering

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi all I have a 2004 z4 and for the second year running it has failed the mot on the electric steering problem. Has anyone had problems with theirs and what did you do about it. Cheers.
  8. Z4 97' Emissions

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi All, recently brought a z3 that needs to go through mot however its failed twice on emissions any ideas why and how to fix it.
  9. Z4 steering

    Hi all Just join the forum and after some information I have a 2003 z4 dream car had around 6 months only 34000 miles and notice the steering started going sticky and notchy heard you can drill and fit a grease nipple to lubricant love some info on this and also been told to change the run...
  10. 2003 BMW Z4 2.5l Roof Issue

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi All, I am looking for a garage/person local to Newmarket who can help repair my roof issue on my Z4. It has had a new motor put in and can lift the roof down however cannot lift the roof back up - I am looking for someone to repair this for me at a reasonable price. If you are near the...
  11. 2003 BMW Z4 3.0 Roadster In titanium grey

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    Well. I bought this car after a Looooong search to scratch the itch of this fantastic 6 cylinders BMW engine, and to do a few road trips. Bought this specific unit for two reasons: 1st Was the cleanest one I found in UK with the lowest mileage (currently sits in 70k). 2nd Was the rarest unit I...
  12. TG's Stratus Grey E86 Z4 coupe

    It's been a while since I was last on this site, but I thought I might upload some pics of my newest ride: a 2007 BMW Z4 3.0si coupe, Sport spec, in rare Stratus Grey. I've lowered it on BC Racing coilovers, fitted 19in Veemann V-FS33 wheels with Kumho Ecsta PS91 tyres, replaced the discs with...
  13. E85 BMW Z4 2.2 black interior door handle wanted

    BMW Parts for Sale
    Hi lads, Does anyone has or know where I can get my hands on a black interior door handle for my 2004 Z4? I'd like to get a brand new one as the one in the car has peeled paint and it looks scruffy. Amazon and ebay are of no help so far.
  14. Z4 keys not working

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi Newbie here I've recently bought a 2006 Z4 (E85) - when I got it one key remote worked and the other did not. The working key has now stopped remote working - so no doors or boot opening and nothing closing. Both keys have now had batteries replaced and are fully charged showing 3v charge...
  15. Z4 28i engine identical to 20i and 18i?

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Looking at buying a Z4, I specifically wanted the 28i engine as its a great combo of power and efficiency (Upto 40mpg). However after I started looking into these, it appears the engine is identical to the 18i and 20i engines, and the only difference between these engines is that BMW have tuned...
  16. Bmw z4 e85 2.0 29f4 helpppppp

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi all, I know this topic has been brought up excessively in the past but I literally cannot seem to find a complete resolution. I have a 2008 BMW Z4 2.0 E85 (83k miles) and have had the EML light on for some time now. The error code is 29F4. I've tried adding redex, running premium petrol...
  17. Help buying a car please Z4 or Boxster

    Hi, I'm new here. 1st post. I'll get straight into it. I have 2 vehicles. a VW Caravelle campervan and a pgt 307. Both of these are going today and tmrw if all goes to plan. I have never got over selling my Honda S2000 and need another roadster, but am also going to upgrade my van. My wife...
  18. 2004e 85 z4 roof coding

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi everyone recently purchased a 54 plate z4 I was wondering if anybody new if you can code the ecu some how to allow the roof to be opened and closed whilst driving many thanks peter
  19. Introduction M3 E46 - Z4 E85

    Hello bimmer's owners and lovers :thumbsup Here I come on this forum to talk about....hum... BMW, surprising isn't it :) I am lucky enough to own 2 great models => Z4 e85 3.0 03 plate - 123000miles - Lovely car to drive and still going strong even with high mileage! => M3 E46 Coupe Manual 54...
  20. BMW Z4 Alloys

    Rybrook Warwick BMW
    Hi, I was wondering if you could provide a quote for two Style 135 front alloys for a 2003 BMW Z4. Part Number is 36117896470. Thanks, Kyle