View Full Version : FS Z3 Fixer-upper
11-02-2004, 11:10 PM
this car looks familiar, wasn't this posted here a while back?
11-03-2004, 12:53 AM
Does NOT look healthy.
11-03-2004, 01:06 AM
nah...that sh#t whill buff out!!!
11-03-2004, 09:23 AM
HAHAHAHAH need alot of elbow power to buff that out
11-03-2004, 10:42 AM
11-03-2004, 11:50 AM
I still can't understand why the front airbags didn't deploy with such a hard hit.
11-03-2004, 12:24 PM
That's why. When the hit is TOO hard, the air bags do NOT deploy. The front airbags only deploy within a certain speed range. This range depends on the car make and model.
It could also mean that the front bags failed.
11-03-2004, 03:51 PM
I think I saw this car and met the owner.. but he was working on rebuilding it.. ?
11-03-2004, 04:42 PM
Maybe the car wasn't moving. that why the air bag didn't deploy.
to activate the airbag module. the module have to see 2 things. the speed and the impact sensor.
11-03-2004, 04:46 PM
a little bondo, some patience, and a whole new car. and voila!!!
11-03-2004, 06:11 PM
ouch ! ! !
11-04-2004, 08:24 AM
I have seen worse cars at bodyshop being rebuilt... You will see this car back on the road this is a given.
The only problem is that: Will it be done in a cheap way... or the right way...
11-04-2004, 08:37 AM
I think the owner posted a his story here, he said that he hit the guardrail on the hwy
11-04-2004, 09:07 AM
yeah.. his story & pics are here: http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=36876&highlight=guardrail
11-04-2004, 09:27 AM
the airbags DID blow, just, not the steering wheel ones..
musta been a side impact first.
11-04-2004, 01:42 PM
It would make a great donor for an e30 build up
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