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Old 08-25-2014, 09:15 AM
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Low dust brake pads?

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Ask for metallic pads like they use on race cars
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Old 08-25-2014, 01:55 PM
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akebonos work well
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Ask for metallic pads like they use on race cars
Often these type of pads don't work well on street cars as they require hot temps to function effectively.
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akebonos work well
Do you have a source? I have used Akebonos on other cars and they do perform well.
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Old 09-02-2014, 02:35 AM
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My 2014 Z, came with updated brake pads - virtually no dust at all - complete opposite of the 2009 Z that had a horrible brake dust problem - am sure BMW could supply you with updated brake pads
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Thanks for the info. When i need them i will get them
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