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  1. X5 caliper covers??

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Anyone fitted the plastic covers you can buy to save painting them? Do they look good on or look cheap? Any pictures would be good. Cheers
  2. E46 320d Touring rear driver side caliper

    Items WANTED - Post any wanted adverts in here
    Need a caliper, have got a few prices brand new but trying my luck whether anyone has one kicking about or is breaking there car? Can travel up to 60 mile radius from Plymouth but can also pay 1st postage or DPD quote. Sent from my SM-G975F using Tapatalk
  3. caliper annoyance

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Brake running hot. Three times I have whipped the caliper off and worked the piston in and out and it's OK for a few days but gradually gets worse, runs hot and I get that low-frequency judder at speed. Dunno what to do next - any ideas, folks?
  4. Looking for bmw e63 650i front brake caliper carrier

    BMW Parts for Sale
    Hi Im looking for bmw e63 650i front brake caliper carrier or entire brake caliper if good price Thanks
  5. brake caliper, good quality aftermarket?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi, i need a rear caliper for my 320d msport. is there any decent aftermarket brands out there to look out for? ecp is using pagid parts to remanufacture them so they are not completely new etc.
  6. Probably another brake caliper thread

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Hi guys, sorry if its a repeat lol I have searched Wanting to upgrade my callipers to M Sport type, I need the callipers and rotors I take it, then is it just a straight forward bolt on? I have seen 2 series callipers for sale, are they the same as the 4 series, I wouldn't have though so tbh...
  7. Seized rear caliper

    General BMW Discussions
    So it seems my rear calipers are slightly sticking. Been thinking for a while now that there's some resistance coming from the rear wheels. Checked them today and there's no clearance between the pads and the disk while there's a couple mm clearance on the fronts. Is this a common issue that's...
  8. E39 Handbrake Fix - Via Spot Caliper Addition

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Right so this is a while coming. The handbrake on all Bmw's I've ever driven is rubbish. Any car I've seen just scrapes past the nct also. As in really just about with a lot of adjusting pre test, and backing off again after. I never use the handbrake since its an auto, but every single...
  9. E60 Hub Size Dilemma - e39 hubs/calipers on the front of my e60?!

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi everyone, Having a bit of a nightmare recently after finding out my front hubs are larger than my rears which meant i couldn't fit my new wheels and spacers :( I've attached some pictures, and the gist is that the rear hubs are fine and correct size for my E60, but my front hubs are...
  10. Trick caliper painting e92

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Spotted an e92 today with star 5 spokes. Caliper painted silver to match wheels however front and rear spring clips painted gold. Going to do this on mine and will post pics. Very effective look and not ott. Just the clips in gold on silver caliper really stands out. IMO much more classy than...
  11. Blue Caliper Upgrade for E91?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi All My disks and pads are coming to the end of their hard life on my 318d E91 MSport and the calipers also look worse for wear too. I've whistfully looked at the blue MSport calipers from the newer cars (mine's a 2011). My question is regarding compatability. Can anyone advise whether the...
  12. BMW M caliper decal.

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Will someone tell me from where I can buy M caliper sticker with the M in chrome as shown? Thanks in advance
  13. Caliper covers

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi, sorry if I'm on the wrong forum. I am looking forward to fix caliper covers to my Series 3, coupe(E92), 320D, year 2013. I need some advises before I buy them: 1. If they fit to my car? 2. How will I fix them so that I have no rattling? 3. Are they worth it for the price of USD 95...
  14. New caliper pin bushes .

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My near side caliper was knocking a bit at slow speed when braking . .had some new meyle ones fitted today with the correct silicon grease etc .Much better ! .Old ones very worn . next.....DMF and clutch :-( !
  15. E46 325i Sport - WHICH CALIPER for front driver side........54mm or 57mm or ?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Im wanting to know if I can just grab any caliper for my 2001 325i Sport front driver side brake, or if it needs to be a certain type. Im no mechanic and I just want to get a low cost part from ebay or a breakers for a mechanic to fit, without any hassle or it being the wrong type/size...
  16. Brake caliper painting

    General BMW Discussions
    Looking at getting my break callipers painted, can anyone recommend any company's around the midlands that do this? Thanks
  17. brake pedal soft on 330D with new caliper

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    So after discovering a seized front caliper on my 330D, I've since replaced it this morning. Was uber careful in preventing fluid loss which fitting the new one (so finger over the end of the hose for a few seconds then straight into the new caliper and tightened). I then bled the brake as per...
  18. e46 front brake hose slightly twisted after caliper replaced.

    BMW Chassis and Brakes
    hi. I just changed the near side brake caliper on my 320D and the flexi hose is a bit twisted after a new caliper fitted. The hose was ok when i put the caliper on place but then i tightened it properly and it feels rigid and there is little wave in it before the grommet. fluid came trough fine...
  19. E60 535d Msport Rear Brake Caliper Piston Dust Cover - Help Appreciated

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Long story short - dragging rear brake due to sticking piston caused a warped disc. I've fitted two new disks and and fitted new pads to the "good" side, rebuilt the caliper [inlc new piston] on the "bad" side with a kit from BigRed. All has gone great until I try to seat the rubber piston dust...
  20. Brembo brake caliper covers

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    So, today I attempted to paint my brake calipers red. Using a tin of caliper paint. Prepped and ready to go I couldn't manage to get a decent job done. I really like the look of red calipers. But I clearly cant do it myself. I was thinking, has anybody used these covers or have an opinion on...
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