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Old 11-27-2012, 11:47 PM
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Originally Posted by gomolka30 View Post
If you think about it, the min rotor thickness is probably more of a warning that the caliper piston is protruding past its limit
I always thought it was mostly about heat dissipation - but I could be wrong.

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I don't feel that the saying "you get what you pay for" applies to this case.
I opened up a thread today on that topic:
> E39 (1997 - 2003) > Do you really get the value of what you pay for when purchasing E39 goods & services?

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they are rated FE
That's interesting that the hot friction is less than the cold, since 'most' pads in the referenced thread were evenly rated.
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