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mimini1 08-23-2012 03:56 PM

Brakes feel strange
 
I have had my 128i for about 3 weeks now, I love the way the car drives and handles. The one issue I have with it are the brakes. They feel fine at speed but when the car slows to about 10 mph the brakes feel like the rotors ars slightly warped. Is this a normal problem with these cars ? The car is a 2011 with 19 k miles.

JejuneLegume 11-07-2012 05:34 PM

All four rotors on my 135 had to be replaced in under 5,000 miles because they were warped.

Brakes are a weak link on the 135.

fb88 11-07-2012 05:51 PM

Do you get a pulsating vibration when you brake?

JejuneLegume 11-07-2012 06:14 PM

Yes, exactly.

The pulsations got more intense with more spirited driving, but would subside as the brakes cooled down.

Got to the point it was downright scary.


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