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    Sticky: I have owned my Z8 almost 16 years. The car now...

    I have owned my Z8 almost 16 years. The car now has about 28,000 miles. The car is driven regularly for about 4 months of the year and sits on a very old trickle charger the rest of the time. I...
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    I'm sorry, but I don't remember. I think they...

    I'm sorry, but I don't remember. I think they were less than 20,000.
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    Scottsdale Auctions

    Attended Bonhams on Thursday and Gooding Fri/Sat. At Bonhams a 2002 silver over black #61395 was a no sale after bidding reached $150,000. A 2003 Alpina black over black #62514 also was a no sale. ...
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    Wayne just happens to have one to sell for a mere...

    Wayne just happens to have one to sell for a mere $198,500!
  5. My top used to do this once in awhile. Now it's...

    My top used to do this once in awhile. Now it's just about every time. I can usually back up the top a few inches and lower again. It lines up on the second go.
  6. The car sold at Gooding on Friday for $155k plus...

    The car sold at Gooding on Friday for $155k plus the 10% bidders premium so $170.5k all in. There was not a lot of interest in the room.
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    Vantage :: 2014 Aston Martin Vantage

    Vantage :: 2014 Aston Martin Vantage (2016-02-22 19:16:18)
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    Z8 :: 2001 BMW Z8

    2016 (2016-02-22 18:57:35)
  9. Thread: Lots of problems

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    Ouray, if you have the name of the service...

    Ouray, if you have the name of the service advisor you worked with at Flemington, I'll give him/her a call. Thanks
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    Agree. Of course, they left the decision up to...

    Agree. Of course, they left the decision up to me, so no letter will be forthcoming. My decision to wait was mainly because I don't want to be their first PP installation. The roads around here...
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    Bill Stuart referred me to Prestige BMW in Ramsey...

    Bill Stuart referred me to Prestige BMW in Ramsey NJ. Met with the team there and they seem very good. They did not recommend the performance package. Service manager felt it was completely...
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    OK. Bill Stuart at BMWNA has recommended a...

    OK. Bill Stuart at BMWNA has recommended a dealer and service manager about 30 miles away to work with on the Z8 issues. Taking the car there tomorrow to give him a clear understanding of the tasks....
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    No need to be insulting. I've never owned a...

    No need to be insulting. I've never owned a Lexus but the 5 Porsches I've owned were bullet proof. I'm not sure why I should expect less from the Z8. Limited production should be synonymous with...
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    Thanks. I will probably make the effort to get...

    Thanks. I will probably make the effort to get these things sorted. I do find it to be surprising that BMW would produce a halo car with so many flaws, and quality short comings. My experience...
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    Lots of problems

    I am new to this board but have had my 2001 Z8 about 6 years. It had 7500 miles on it then and I believe I was the second owner. The car gets light use and now has 17,600 miles. I fell in love...
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