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Old 06-21-2013, 08:04 AM
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Mein Auto: '14 X3 35i-M Space Grey
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Originally Posted by mcg-doc View Post
My X5 has better breaks that X3. We even took the new X3 to the dealer to get checked. X5 breaks very smoothly. X3 has "mushy" breaking. With gentile pressure, breaks hardly response. Press hard, and the card screeches to a full stop.
break = to damage or destroy
brake = to stop

My '14 is very smooth and responsive on braking, and I feel very confident that, when I need them, they will stop me and my 4000 pound beast right now! I bedded my brake pads shortly after delivery too. The rear pads had all sort of contact inconsistencies that bedding fixes.
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