What essentials are always in your Zed?

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What essentials are always in your Zed?

Post by Jembo » Sat Jun 22, 2019 4:25 pm

Over & above the tyreweld & BMW tool kit, interested to hear what ‘bare essentials’ others carry.

Sunnies
Magnetic phone mount
Dual USB charger
iPhone cable
TomTom
Micro fibre cloth & sponge for interior windows
Tyreweld
Variable parking change, depends if Mrs J acquires it
Mechanic gloves
Yellow tabard
Picnic Rug

What’s NOT on the list is:
- spacesaver
- spare bulbs
- car jack
- brace bar
- general tool kit


So peeps, other than a glock, what you carrying
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Post by 1000rr » Sat Jun 22, 2019 4:43 pm

Hairdryer
Gel
Round brushes and vent brushes
Hairspray
Wd40
Sterling 3.0, Bentley burgundy leather, Aeros..


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Post by buzyg » Sat Jun 22, 2019 4:45 pm

Bird wipes :)
Micro fibre cloth :)
J cloth :)
Baby Wipes :oops:
Car Jack
Wheel wrench
Tyre repair kit
Fire Extinguisher :thumbsup:
A to Z map :o No gadgets in this Zed :P
Sunglasses 8)
Clear Safety Glasses. (For when the roofs down and the sun's gone to bed.) :D
Spare coat, ( Lives in the passenger seat foot well. Goes over my legs in winter) :thumbsup:
Gloves.
Wooly Hat.
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Post by Nictrix » Sat Jun 22, 2019 6:03 pm

Fuel
Air in the tyres
Shades
8)
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Post by TitanTim » Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:12 pm

When I had mine it was condoms, amazing how many uses you can put them too.

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Post by MalNCH » Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:14 pm

Tyre-weld, sunglasses, cigarettes, chewing gum.
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Post by Chris_D » Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:20 pm

Sun cream
assortment of caps
1L oil in case top up is required
rubber mallet
length of marine/mooring rope
shag blanket
bottle of formaldehyde or naptha
cotton napkins
surgical gloves
condoms
rubber duck
antiseptic wipes
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Post by Ewazix » Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:40 pm

Chris_D wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:20 pm
Sun cream
assortment of caps
1L oil in case top up is required
rubber mallet
length of marine/mooring rope
shag blanket
bottle of formaldehyde or naptha
cotton napkins
surgical gloves
condoms
rubber duck
antiseptic wipes
:driving: :thumbsup:
That is a deeply worrying collection :wink:
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Post by Mr Tidy » Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:06 pm

I used to just have

1 litre of oil
Leather wipes
Shades
Hi-Vis
Waterproof jacket
LED torch
Spare bulbs & fuses

but since a pheasant hitched a ride on my 1st Coupe I've added

A pair of gloves
Duct tape
Carrier bag
Z4 3.0Si Sport - Coupe for added stiffness!
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Post by oldgitdave » Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:13 pm

Ewazix wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:40 pm
Chris_D wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:20 pm
Sun cream
assortment of caps
1L oil in case top up is required
rubber mallet
length of marine/mooring rope
shag blanket
bottle of formaldehyde or naptha
cotton napkins
surgical gloves
condoms
rubber duck
antiseptic wipes
:driving: :thumbsup:
That is a deeply worrying collection :wink:
Funny though :lol: .

My list:
BT receiver for streaming Planet Rock
Shades
His & hers caps (baseball style) brilliant with roof down when the sun is up
Reading glasses, just in case (I'm old you know :oldman:)
Tyre weld & compressor kit

Bit boring really compared to some :rofl: .
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Post by Smartbear » Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:29 pm

OBD wifi dongle thingy (Carly app on phone)
Rats tails to repair punctures
Wheel nut brace
Jack
Foot pump
Wheel studs for easing wheel fitment
Torx bits
1 litre engine oil
Baby wipes/microfibre cloth
Torch
Phone charger cable
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Post by tee.gilding » Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:33 pm

Fuel, a spare wheel, and an aux cable. Nothing else needed.
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Post by Smartbear » Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:37 pm

tee.gilding wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:33 pm
Fuel, a spare wheel, and an aux cable. Nothing else needed.
How do you get the spare wheel on? :?
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e89 Sdrive 30i, this ones busted, pass me another...
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Post by tee.gilding » Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:59 pm

Smartbear wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:37 pm
tee.gilding wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:33 pm
Fuel, a spare wheel, and an aux cable. Nothing else needed.
How do you get the spare wheel on? :?
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Okay yeah, jack and wheel spanner... ;)
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Post by ggmiller » Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:51 am

....full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes. And shades.

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