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Old 10-09-2012, 06:19 PM
Watts2590 Watts2590 is offline
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Originally Posted by Fast Bob View Post
OEM BMW rotors are not real beefy right from the get-go, which is why we normally replace them at every brake change (which in my case is usually around 32-35 K miles for fronts, and maybe 50-ish for rears). Brake parts are about the least expensive "consumable" parts on these cars, so it`s kind of foolish to *not* replace them. Hell....all they do is *stop the car*
I just find it surprising that after only 25k miles i need new rear brakes. Especially now since your saying it seems to last you around 50k miles. I definitly feel 25k miles for the rotors is too soon.
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