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SOLD on or around September 6, 2018

139,000 miles

Sale Price Unknown
1999 BMW Z3 Coupe in Montreal Blue Metallic over E36 Sand Beige
  • Exterior Color Montreal Blue Metallic
  • Interior Color E36 Sand Beige
  • Interior Trim Fine Wood Extended
  • Engine M52
  • Transmission 5-speed Manual

Seller Description

If you're looking at this ad, you probably already know how incredible, fun and rare these cars are. BMW made only 2,071 of these cars for North America; only 63 were produced in Montreal Blue Metallic with a 5-speed. This is a very special car and I have maintained, loved and respected this car as a BMW enthusiast through the 10 years I've owned it.

Southern car. Has NEVER been driven on snowy/salty roads. EVER. No rust.

* 2.8L mated to a 5-speed manual transmission, 138k miles
* Montreal Blue Metallic over beige leather interior
* SSR Semi-solid forged comp lightweight wheels with Michelin Pilot SuperSport tires. Very rare. Made in Japan
** Original 15-spoke staggered wheels available for $600 more.
* Bilstein Sport suspension with H&R race springs, Treehouse Racing control-arm bushings, ball-joints, shock mounts, sway-bar bushings, etc. Nice firm and lowered ride.
* Mishimoto 3-row aluminum radiator w/ lifetime warranty
* CD changer delete w/ Dice auxiliary input installed in place + custom cell-phone mount
* Brembo brake rotors and Hawk DTC-70 pads (used set of Hawk HPS pads also included)
* M-Stitched Italian leather shift/brake boots
* Drives strong. Handles great. Runs solid and reliable
* Service records and detailed maint. spreadsheet. Original manuals/cassette/case

Preventative maint. done within 20k miles:
* Beisan VANOS seal upgrade
* Full cooling system refresh: Stewart water pump w/ ECS aluminum pulley, Mishimoto radiator, new hoses/thermostat, sensors, mounts, etc
* Iridium plugs and thorough clean of ICV, DISA, CCV, throttle body, MAF, wheel sensors, etc
* Transmission & Diff fluid changed with Redline synthetic + rear speed sensor
* New belt pulleys, tensioners, belts
* Door handle gaskets, glove box reinforcement, hood liner, etc
* Oil changes with Mobil 1/Mann
* ABS module rebuilt
* I will include 2 boxes full of spare parts for the right price
* and more

Car history:
* 1st owner purchased and used in Houston, TX. Dealership maintained.
* 2nd owner = me in 2008. I kept car in Nashville, TN until 2012 when I moved to New Hampshire where it has been since. Always garaged. In winter it hibernates under blankets and does not come out to play until Spring.
* Apr 2011 minor low-speed accident. New bumper. Hood repainted.

The negatives - full disclosure:
* Car has rock chips in front bumper/lower hood. Could use some touch up paint. Minor scratches elsewhere.
* Rear headliner is beginning to droop. Would benefit from replacement
* Rear wiper not functioning (I've never missed it in 10 years)
* SSR wheels missing one center vanity cap
* Leather in seats is cracking
* Interior door pull handles are loose

CLEAN AND CLEAR TITLE. Ready for a quick sale.
VIN#: 4USCK5335XLE95540 - Mfg. 02/99 - M52TU engine

* Yes, this car truly has never seen a snowy/salty road. The underside is excellent.
* Selling because I have two young kids and no time to enjoy this anymore. I love this car deeply and selling was a hard decision.
* Yes, I will ship. Buyer must arrange and pay for transportation.
* If you see this listing, the car is still available
* No low-ballers. I am not desperate to sell this car. Will accept reasonable offer close to asking price.


Chester, NH

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Posted: 9/6/2018 9:56:13 AM by Jon Martin

Listings removed; looks like it sold

Posted: 8/27/2018 2:22:52 PM by Jon Martin

Price reduced to $10,500 from $11,500

Posted: 8/25/2018 12:07:10 AM by Jon Martin

Price back up to $11,500 from $10,900

Posted: 8/14/2018 9:07:39 AM by Jon Martin

Price reduced to $10,900 from $11,500

Posted: 7/23/2018 2:12:56 PM by Jon Martin

The SSR wheels look great against Montreal Blue. It has a lot of other nice upgrades and recent maintenance too. The price seems very fair for a great driver.

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