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Old 28th November 2018, 10:27
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Default z3 auto or manual doggy z3 on ebay

I am always on the lookout for a z3 thats local saves all the hassle as you do,just seen this on ebay
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says its failed the mot because of a fault on the seat causing airbag light to come on. nothing about the accident its obviously been in airbag dose not match and dash bag has gone off.
back to auto or manual I have been fancying an auto for a while has anyone built on one whats the performance like as pick up and do they sell or is it a limited market never had an auto
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Old 28th November 2018, 12:00
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Mine's an auto.

It is a good 'box with smooth pickup. The sports button means it holds the gears rather than shifting up when it wants.

The 'box is a GM unit and although BMW say it is 'sealed for life' with fluid that never deteriorates, GM reckon you should refresh it every so often. I posted a thread somewhere on here about how to change the fliud and filter on the 'box. It is cheap and easy to do so I would recommend doing it when you get the car.

Here is a clip showing you the performance. You can see / hear how smooth the shift is : https://youtu.be/fARuk-nx3Pw
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