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My Z3 Is Wearing Out!

Discussion in 'General Banter' started by TaffZee, Apr 1, 2012.

  1. TaffZee

    TaffZee Zorg Guru (V)
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    Relined my Brakes all round today and replaced Drop Links, Also Changed rollbar Bushes for Powerflex.

    Also found further problems :(

    Worn Bottom Ball Joint (2 complete wishbones ordered)
    Gonna Change Track Rod Ends while I am at it( 2 ordered)
    Broken rear spring (2 ordered)

    Ho Hum the joys of motoring :coolsteer)
     
  2. GazHyde

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    But it does get used very well indeed! :ymdevil:
     
  3. MAURICE THE MARTIAN

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    Best to sort it now ,cant take toooo many chances on those mountain roads :coolsteer) :D
    Nine weeks and five days to go :coolsteer) :coolsteer) :coolsteer)
    :ymalien:
     
  4. peteslag

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    This is all sure fire evidence that your car is being used for it's intended purpose, being driven to witin an inch of it's life :ymdevil: :coolsteer)
     
  5. billz

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    I know how you feel Jim i have just put new discs and pads on the front and just need to do the rears which i will do on Friday just in time for the cruise on Saturday.
    bill
     
  6. TaffZee

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    I forgive her though :D
     
  7. TaffZee

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    Yep cant wait, thats why I am giving her a good overhaul, she deserves it, been driven hard and fast :coolsteer)
     
  8. MAURICE THE MARTIAN

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    Yep cant wait, thats why I am giving her a good overhaul, she deserves it, been driven hard and fast :coolsteer)[/quote]

    I could say something sexist ,but on this occasion i`ll refrain. :D :D :D
    :ymalien:
     
  9. TaffZee

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    Never stopped you before! :ymdevil:
     
  10. TaffZee

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    :(( :(( :(( :((

    Jeez costing me a fortune:

    Front spring broke:

    so ordered the following:

    Front Springs
    Front Shocks
    Rear Shocks

    So all in all its had:

    Complete Track Rods (2)
    Back And Front Brake Reline
    New Powerflex rollbar bushes (2)
    New Drop Links (2)
    New Wishbone Assemblies (2)
    New Rear springs & Shocks
    New Front springs & Shocks

    I have gone for Sachs springs & shocks (Standard)

    Anything else I should be changing while am at it?

    Its Cost me a little over £700 so far :((
     
  11. Aceman

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    You got all the gaskets and nuts and bolts you are supposed to renew at the same time. I am going to be replacing my shocks and springs soon on the ///M and these have just cost me £50 on their own mind you also got the reinforcing plates for the rear top mounts so probably only half that really but still expensive. :(
     

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