Engine Order Code
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
Trans Order Code
Trans Description Cont.
Trans Description Cont. Again
First Gear Ratio (:1)
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Reverse Ratio (:1)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
Base Curb Weight
Suspension Type - Front
Suspension Type - Rear
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear
Brake ABS System
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width
Front Wheel Size
Rear Wheel Size
Spare Wheel Size
Rear Wheel Material
Spare Wheel Material
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size
Spare Tire Size
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
Cruising Range - City
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
Cruising Range - Hwy
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
Front Head Room
Front Leg Room
Front Shoulder Room
Front Hip Room
Second Head Room
Second Leg Room
Second Shoulder Room
Second Hip Room
Width, Max w/o mirrors
Track Width, Front
Track Width, Rear
Min Ground Clearance
Cargo Area Dimensions
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
Total Cooling System Capacity
6-speed manual transmission.
3.0-liter, 300-horsepower, dual overhead cam (DOHC), inline 24-valve 6-cylinder engine with aluminum engine block, Advanced Turbo technology, piezo direct injection, and Double-VANOS steplessly variable valve timing.
Electronic throttle control.
Stronger electricity supply.
Rear wheel drive.
High-rigidity body/chassis unit with aluminum hood.
Driving Dynamics Control with normal, sport and sport+ modes.
Aluminum double-pivot spring and strut-type front suspension.
Front and rear anti-roll (stabilizer) bars.
Central Link rear suspension with cast-aluminum upper transverse links.
Twin-tube gas-pressure shock absorbers.
Vehicle-speed-sensitive Electric Power Steering.
4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, ventilated front and rear
Turbine Styling (Style 292) light alloy wheels 17 x 8.0 front/17 x 8.5 rear and 225/45 front, 255/40 rear run-flat performance tires.
Xenon Adaptive Headlights with auto-leveling.
Adaptive Brake Lights.
Dual power outside mirrors.
Heated outside mirrors.
White side-turn indicator lenses.
Heated glass rear window.
Rain-sensing windshield wipers and Automatic headlight control
Anti-theft AM/FM/CD Hi-fi audio system with Radio Data System and MP3 capabilities.
Auxiliary audio input adaptor for portable music players.
HD Radio with "multicast" FM station reception.
Satellite radio preparation
6-way manually adjustable bucket seats.
Kansas Leather upholstery.
3-spoke leather-wrapped adjustable multi-function sport steering wheel with audio and hands-free phone controls (if so equipped).
LCD main and trip odometers.
Service Interval Indicator with miles-to-service readout.
4-function on-board computer.
Outside temperature display.
Power windows with "one-touch" push-pull open/close for driver.
Dynamic Cruise Control.
Remote keyless entry with remote trunk release.
Central locking system with double-lock anti-theft feature, selective unlocking and interior locking switch.
Coded Driveaway Protection.
Vehicle & Key Memory.
Electric interior trunk release.
Automatic climate control includes micro-filter, automatic air recirculation, left/right temperature control, MAX A/C function, heat at rest, and recall of individual user settings.
Glove compartment; storage space in doors and behind seats.
2 cupholders in the center console beneath the center armrest plus a clip-in cupholder on the center console.
Auxiliary pwr outlet.
Brushed aluminum trim.
Driver/passenger vanity mirrors.
Welcome lights with fade-in/fade-out feature, and actuation from remote control
Cornering Brake Control (CBC).
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) including Brake Fade Compensation, Start-off Assistant, Brake Drying, and Brake Stand-by features, with Dynamic Traction Control (DTC).
Dual-airbag Supplementary Restraint System.
Mechanism for disabling the deployment of the front, knee and passenger's-side airbag; includes indicator light (see your BMW Z4 Roadster Owner's Manual for further details).
BMW's Advanced Safety System for integrated deployment of safety features.
Automatic safety-belt pretensioners.
Tire Pressure Monitor.
Active Knee Protection.
Emergency trunk release.
Rollover Protection System
4 years/50,000 Maintenance Program.
Roadside Assistance Years:
Roadside Assistance Miles/km:
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:
Mfg's Report Date:
FEB 07, 2013.
Potential Number of Units Affected:
BMW is recalling certain model year 2008-2012 1-Series coupes and convertibles manufactured December 2007 through July 2011; and 2007-2011 3-Series coupes and convertibles manufactured March 2007 through July 2011; 2007-2011 3-Series sedans manufactured March 2007 through October 2011; 2007-2011 3-Series sports wagons manufactured March 2007 through June 2011; and 2009-2011 Z4 vehicles manufactured March 2009 through June 2011. The connector for the positive battery cable connector and the corresponding terminal on the fuse box may degrade over time. Over time, the high current flow and heat from electrical resistance may lead to a breakage of the connection, and a loss of electrical power to the vehicle..
If there is a loss of electrical power to the vehicle, the vehicle may unexpectedly stall, increasing the risk of a crash..
BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the positive battery cable connector and secure it with an improved method, free of charge. The recall began on March 13, 2013. Owners may call BMW at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at [email protected]
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov
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