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Old 06-06-2012, 08:54 PM
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Brake Pads, Rotors, Sensors Needed

I'm trying to find replacement brake pads, rotors, and sensors to replace these myself on my 2009 335i Not having much luck finding a single site that has everything in stock that I want. One local parts supplier said they can order but their prices are much higher than the ones I've found on-line. I've decided I'd like to get cross-drilled and slotted rotors and low-dust quiet pads. Also, I would prefer zinc plated rotors to prevent rust on hats and edges. Can anyone recommend a place in Houston I can purchase that has decent prices or a good site I can order from that will carry everything in-stock?

I also know I need the pad sensors and clips but I'm confused as to how many there are to replace, 1 per wheel or 1 per axel? Any advice or recommendations would be appreciated.

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Old 06-07-2012, 05:47 AM
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Old 06-07-2012, 08:50 AM
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You can check ESCtuning.com, or for oem stuff there is getbmwparts.com or even call the dealers part counter. I was in luck that at my local dealer I could get what I needed for an oil change for slightly less than the online stores and avoided shipping and handling. Also check the dealers website for coupons if you go that route, I've seen 10% off parts before. Good luck,
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Old 06-07-2012, 09:25 AM
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Try Tischer. I'm pretty sure that they sell it as a kit.
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Old 06-07-2012, 09:26 AM
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One sensor per axle. There's one on the front left and one on the right rear
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We do carry StopTech Drilled & Slotted rotors, StopTech Street Performance Brake pads, and the StopTech Brake wear sensors available. I'll drop you a PM with more details!
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