Vehicle Surplus-NY #25335

2000 BMW Z3 2 Door Coupe Convertible

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High Bid:$3,900.00
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Bidding Ended: Tue, Jul 6  8:05:00 pm ET
High Bidder: repoqueen
Bid Increment: $50.00
Starting Bid: $25.00
Item Location: 294 Harrison, Buffalo, Erie, NY 14223
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The following information is web-sourced from "Edmunds' Expert Review":

Many are attracted to Z3s because of their undeniable sex appeal, brand cache and attainable price. But really, everybody who loves to drive loves the Z3.

Vehicle overview
The Z3, introduced in 1996, has seen unfaltering popularity with young and old alike even as the line has grown to include more models. It seems that wherever we take these cars, a crowd quickly forms to ask questions about performance and to drool over their lovely shapes.

The Z3 lineup consists of three sportsters: the Z3 Roadster 2.3, Z3 Coupe 2.8 and Z3 Roadster 2.8. The Z3 Roadster 2.3 has a 2.5-liter, six-cylinder engine that makes 170 horsepower while meeting Low Emission Vehicle (LEV) standards. Z3s outfitted with larger, 2.8-liter, 193-horsepower, six-cylinder engines are available as coupes or roadsters. These cars also meet LEV standards.

For 2000, Z3 Roadsters receive new L-shaped taillights with clear turn signal lenses, fully lined tops, re-sculpted rear flanks, and a redesigned center console. New colors inside and out spruce up the Z3, as do new alloy-wheel designs. The sound system is actually audible at speed this year, thanks to the addition of two subwoofers. Analog clocks replace digital versions in both the 2.3 and 2.8 models. The 2.3 gets standard four-wheel disc brakes, a limited-slip differential and 16-inch V-rated performance tires. The 2.8 has new chrome grille slats. All Z3s have a new leather-wrapped M-Technic sport steering wheel and standard Dynamic Stability Control, which senses when the car is veering from its intended path and selectively modulates engine torque and the antilock brakes to bring the car under control. Additional changes to the coupe are limited to a new wheel design, which doesn't help it look any less like a high-topped sneaker.

Driving BMW's Z3 cars is a phenomenal experience. Even the most basic Z3 2.3 Roadster, with its powerful inline six and newly ventilated front-disc brakes, is a blast. Only at high speeds does the 2.3 feel winded, but opting for the larger displacement 2.8-liter six in the 2.8 Roadster solves that problem. And for those who must have a rigid structure and protection from the elements, the 2.8 Coupe is a hoot. With superb steering and excellent brakes, any Z3 is fun to drive and own. Despite their prowess, however, pure performance freaks will want to step up to the M Coupe and M Roadster, which offer more power and better handling.

Slotted comfortably between the bargain Mazda Miata and more expensive machines from Mercedes-Benz and Porsche, there is a Z3 to suit anybody's needs. The thrill of open-air motoring in a European two-seater is appealing to any baby boomer who owned a sporty little convertible while in college. The solid coupe, however, makes more sense for Snowbelt dwellers who like a bit of "funk" with their "sport." Thirty-somethings are attracted to Z3s because of their undeniable sex appeal and attainable price. But let's face it: Everybody who loves to drive loves the Z3.

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Terms of Sale:
All sales are final. No refunds will be issued. This item is being sold as is, where is, with no warranty, expressed written or implied. The seller shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness, or defects herein, and makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance or set aside will be made on account of any incorrectness, imperfection, defect or damage. Any descriptions or representations are for identification purposes only and are not to be construed as a warranty of any type. It is the responsibility of the buyer to have thoroughly inspected this item and to have satisfied himself or herself as to the condition and value and to bid based upon that judgment solely. The seller shall and will make every reasonable effort to disclose any known defects associated with this item at the buyer request prior to the close of sale. Seller assumes no responsibility for any repairs regardless of any oral statements about the item. Seller is NOT responsible for providing tools or heavy equipment to aid in removal. Items left on seller premises after this removal deadline will revert back to possession of the seller, with no refund.

  • Year: 2000
  • Make: BMW
  • Model: Z3
  • Body Style: 2 Door Coupe Convertible
  • VIN/SN: WBACH9346YLF88957
  • Odometer Numbers: 108793
  • Engine Make/Model: Engine Family YBMXV02.8LEV, 2.5L
  • Cyl: 6
  • Fuel Type: Gas
  • Transmission Model: 5 Speed
  • Transmission Type: Manual
  • Single Axle/Dual Axle: Single Wheel
  • Tire Size/Type: 225/50R16, like new
  • Tire Condition: Fair
  • Drivetrain: 2WD
  • Does the unit operate?: Yes
  • Does the vehicle start?: Yes
  • Are keys available?: Yes
  • Ownership Documents: Clear Title
  • Mechanical Condition: Good
  • Mechanical Notes: Air bag warning light and the ABS light are on. Has a new battery.
  • Body Condition: Fair
  • Body Notes: Fair to good for its age, solid with minor dings, minor clear coat loss. The soft top operates well but the vinyl rear window panel needs to be reattached.
  • Interior Condition: Fair
  • Misc Info: The interior is fair to good with average seat wear. Interior driver door handle has been repaired, as shown in the photos.
  • Titled: Yes
  • GVWR: N/A

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Bid Date Bid Amount Bidder
Jul 6, 2021 - 7:10:28 PM $3,900.00 irepoqueen
Jul 3, 2021 - 10:14:51 AM $3,850.00 i4562
Jul 3, 2021 - 10:14:51 AM $3,800.00 iviplimo
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Jun 26, 2021 - 6:36:32 PM $3,500.00 iVinchenz
Jun 26, 2021 - 10:44:04 AM $3,450.00 iStopbi
Jun 26, 2021 - 12:57:03 AM $3,400.00 ialibabaa
Jun 24, 2021 - 5:25:35 PM $3,350.00 iJob9467
Jun 24, 2021 - 5:25:35 PM $3,300.00 ijohns
Jun 24, 2021 - 2:54:29 PM $3,250.00 ijohns
Jun 24, 2021 - 2:54:29 PM $3,200.00 iStopbi
Jun 24, 2021 - 7:45:08 AM $3,050.00 iStopbi
Jun 24, 2021 - 7:44:51 AM $3,000.00 iWenwood67
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Jun 23, 2021 - 7:40:10 AM $2,550.00 iWenwood67
Jun 23, 2021 - 7:40:10 AM $2,500.00 iStopbi
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Jun 23, 2021 - 5:58:51 AM $2,200.00 iVrods22
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Jun 22, 2021 - 12:32:59 PM $1,800.00 iFinlandBreakfast
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Jun 22, 2021 - 11:07:47 AM $1,500.00 iStopbi
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Jun 22, 2021 - 9:34:32 AM $510.00 iStopbi
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