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Post by Stennyman » Wed Jul 21, 2021 6:48 pm

Hi all. New to the forum and Z4 ownership. Picked up a 2010 2.5 a few weeks ago, as I wanted to see if I could justify a convertible in Central Scotland. So far, absolutely loving it. :D
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Post by 1536Z4 » Wed Jul 21, 2021 7:10 pm

Hello and welcome :thumbsup: Seems to be quite a few members on here from Scotland with lots of meets if that tickles your fancy :)
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Post by PointedMarlin » Wed Jul 21, 2021 7:19 pm

Hello & welcome :thumbsup:

Kudos on a picture with your first post - looks lovely

Enjoy the forum there are plenty of knowledgeable people around & always seem happy to help or point you in the right direction

There are indeed a few Scottish forum members who will be along shortly to welcome you I’m sure

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Post by Mr Tidy » Wed Jul 21, 2021 7:44 pm

Hi and welcome aboard!

The Scottish members organise quite a few meets and drives. If you are interested check the Meets/Events section of the forum.

Your car looks great. :thumbsup:
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Post by Pbondar » Wed Jul 21, 2021 7:53 pm

Welcome as others have said quite a few meets and runs are organised north of the border…there is an active FB set of pages for Z4 owners in Scotland..most people are on both groups but a lot of the Scottish group tend to be active primarily on the Scottish Z4 owners group.

People tend to organise pop up meets at short notice on the FB pages.

Planned meets are cross posted between the two groups..so hopefully you can see all meets either here or on the Z4 Scotland FB pages.

Hopefully you’ll find some meets that float your boat.

Scotland of course is the pre-eminent place to own a Zed..the best roads..less traffic..great scenery..just a bit of rain and a few midges (occasionally) :thumbsup:

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Post by Ole gits rule » Wed Jul 21, 2021 8:29 pm

Hello and welcome to the forum - great choice of car :thumbsup:
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Post by Jembo » Wed Jul 21, 2021 8:36 pm

Welcome… you’ll need a 2nd set of winters/cross climates if not garaged over Xmas, otherwise perfect car for touring 👍
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Post by Argyll Andy » Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:09 pm

Hello and welcome, lovely colour combo :thumbsup:

You’re definitely in an ideal location for a convertible, West/Centre/East just head up the way and you’ve got some fantastic roads to choose from. Of course I’m biased and would say the West coast is best :wink:
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    Post by Big Bad Boris » Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:13 pm

    Argyll Andy wrote: Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:09 pm Hello and welcome, lovely colour combo :thumbsup:

    You’re definitely in an ideal location for a convertible, West/Centre/East just head up the way and you’ve got some fantastic roads to choose from. Of course I’m biased and would say the West coast is best :wink:
    Spot on, the West coast is definitely the best….I love California :rofl:

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    Post by Argyll Andy » Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:25 pm

    Big Bad Boris wrote: Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:13 pm Spot on, the West coast is definitely the best….I love California
    You liking hanging out on muscle beach isn’t something that you need to share with the group :camera:
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      Post by Big Bad Boris » Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:30 pm

      Not been back there since those Japanese whaling ships fired at me whilst I was swimming :D

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      Post by buzyg » Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:36 pm

      Welcome to the forum from the other end of our fine kingdom. Great looking Z4. 8) :thumbsup:
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      Post by Zed Baron » Thu Jul 22, 2021 12:58 am

      Congratulations on bringing the sun to Scotland with your new purchase, enjoy 8)
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      Post by jabber » Thu Jul 22, 2021 7:26 am

      Hi and welcome :thumbsup:
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      Post by enuff_zed » Thu Jul 22, 2021 8:04 am

      Welcome aboard. That's a nice looking example you have there.
      Was it already debadged when you got it?
      Heaters in these cars always seem very good, so provided you have heated seats you should be able to go topless all year round with a decent hat. :wink:
      I'm a fair bit south of you but there's something faintly amusing about driving with the roof down and the frost warning bonging at you. :D
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