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Old 10-22-2012, 04:08 PM
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Mein Auto: 2010 535i M Sport
Originally Posted by Oceans10 View Post
Uhm, my cars use brake pads on rotors. The engine is not involved in the braking process.
Not sure what year BMW started using engine braking, but I know my sport auto transmission will downshift and employ engine braking when I'm going downhill and depress the brake pedal. But as far as I can tell, that's the only time it uses engine braking.
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