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Specific discussion about the E89 2009 Z4 (sDrive35is, sDrive35i, sDrive30i, sDrive23i)
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Post by Gwest44 » Sun Apr 25, 2021 4:11 pm

Got the E89 back from Sytner this week after they replaced the roof panel under warranty as per my previous post.
I decided to list it on ebay in favour of the Z3 I also own but having been out in it today I am now having second thought's - decisions decisions :headbang:
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Post by Ole gits rule » Sun Apr 25, 2021 4:22 pm

You only live once, keep them both is my advice :D
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Post by buzyg » Sun Apr 25, 2021 6:59 pm

Do you wan't comfort or a sports car. :wink:
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Post by True-Blue » Sun Apr 25, 2021 7:06 pm

buzyg wrote: Sun Apr 25, 2021 6:59 pm Do you wan't comfort or a sports car. :wink:
I’m really confused by this question... is a Z3 comfortable? :?
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Previous Z4’s : E89 20i in VO, E85 3.0Si Silver sold at 29.5k miles, E85 Silver 3.0Si se, E85 3.0i, E86 3.0 Si, E85 2.5si

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Post by Zed Baron » Sun Apr 25, 2021 7:26 pm

Caught the E89 bug? :ant: ... thought it was only going to be a short term thing anyway
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Post by buzyg » Sun Apr 25, 2021 8:00 pm

True-Blue wrote: Sun Apr 25, 2021 7:06 pm
buzyg wrote: Sun Apr 25, 2021 6:59 pm Do you wan't comfort or a sports car. :wink:
I’m really confused by this question... is a Z3 comfortable? :?
More a case of the E89 is not a sports car. :fuelfire: :wink:

It's more a GT compared to a Z3.
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Post by Nanu » Sun Apr 25, 2021 8:08 pm

Which ever you choose I would not be parking it under that tree unless you want it covered in sap / blossom or worse?
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Post by True-Blue » Sun Apr 25, 2021 9:22 pm

buzyg wrote: Sun Apr 25, 2021 8:00 pm
True-Blue wrote: Sun Apr 25, 2021 7:06 pm
buzyg wrote: Sun Apr 25, 2021 6:59 pm Do you wan't comfort or a sports car. :wink:
I’m really confused by this question... is a Z3 comfortable? :?
More a case of the E89 is not a sports car. :fuelfire: :wink:

It's more a GT compared to a Z3.
Hahaha... yes, I was being a little sarcastic, implying the Z3 isn’t really a sports car either.... IMHO :D
Ditched one German mistress for another... currently dating a TTS Roadster :evil:

Previous Z4’s : E89 20i in VO, E85 3.0Si Silver sold at 29.5k miles, E85 Silver 3.0Si se, E85 3.0i, E86 3.0 Si, E85 2.5si

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Post by Mr Tidy » Sun Apr 25, 2021 9:27 pm

Unless you are certain you want to sell I'd keep it - seller's remorse is a terrible thing! :(

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Post by MACK » Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:48 am

Feel your pain. I'm in the same boat with our E85 and E89. Really can't justify both these days and was all set to get the E85 up for sale, then I drove it at the weekend. # 1st World problems :rofl:
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