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  1. E60 M5 Cool Carbon Brake Pads - Brand new $100

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    FS are both front and rear Cool Carbon brake pads for an E60 M5. These are brand new - I sold the M5 and never put them on the car. They were $275 new will sell for $100 + you pay shipping or best offer Local Rochester, Michigan pickup preferred
  2. Quick review: Carbotech Bobcat 1521 Brake pads (meant for street)

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Quick review after 5 months of use: - bought them via They sent the correct pads with the wrong clip, you can see the difference in size compared to stock. KNSbrakes rectified this, had Carbotech send me new pads direct to Hong Kong. - Way less dust, the color of the dust should...
  3. E60 (03-10) Want to Buy NEED DSC / ABS Pump

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    I'm looking for a used DSC/ABS pump for a 2006 M5. Let's talk.
  4. NEED DSC / ABS Pump and info

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    Hey all, I've got a bad DSC pump on my 2006 M5. I need to get a new one but looking for a used model. There are a few on Ebay that say they came off a 535 but will fit an M5. I'm not really wanting to trust it. Does anyone know if these cross reference? If anyone has a pump laying around...
  5. DSC / ABS Help needed

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    Hello all, I've been working through some brake issues. I've got an 06 M5 with 180K miles. I was changing my discs, pads, and fluid and then started having air in my brake lines. I've gone through bleeding them (both normal and pressure) more times than I can count (about once a week for...
  6. E39 (96-03) For Sale NIB E39 M5 Front Brake Kit

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    I have brand new in the box, Bavarian Auto's front brake kit. This includes 2 new rotors, 2 new wear sensors, and the Pagid red pads. Looking to sell for $400. I do not have enough posts to PM, so please email me at [email protected]
  7. 2007 M6 Brake Warning Won't Reset

    E63/E64 M6 Discussion
    I cannot get the brake warning notice to reset despite changing the front pads and sensors (from Bavarian Autosport). Start Scenario: 1.) Brakes had plenty of miles left, like 2000 or so according to iDrive. I decided to replace them anyway since they were squealing. 2.) Replaced the front...
  8. Check Brake Linings message

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    A couple hours after getting an oil change on my 2003 M5, the red Brake light turned on on the dash, along with a Check Brake Linings message. I'm sure it's a coincidence, but is there anything the shop could have done during the oil change to trigger this message? I checked the brake fluid and...
  9. Please help me solve my braking nightmares!

    E63/E64 M6 Discussion
    Please can anyone advice on potential or likely causes and end my nightmare with my brakes. The car has been to a bmw M series specialist and also in at the main dealers and everyone so far who has looked at the car is scratching their heads. so about 7 months ago I wanted bmw to fit...
  10. What's missing on my brakes?

    E63/E64 M6 Discussion
    Hi guys, I'm new 07 M6 owner. Bought my bone-stock beast with 35k mi back in August from TX and it's been a blast. This forum has been proven invaluable for everything related to M. Thanks to m5board I've done RPI plates+blockoffs, air filters, hood/trunk emblem changes, sprint booster...
  11. CRASH! A douchebag hit my beast today!

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Following my recent on going electrical problems, I was on the way back from a BMW indie minding my own business to be hit by a shocking driver who did not slow down or look at a give-way crossroad today :grrrr:. He hit me at 30MPH which gave my car a real shunt sideways. I saw him not stopping...
  12. Carbon Ceramic Rotor Swap Possible?

    F10 M5 Discussion
    Did a search and couldn't find anything of this nature so the question is: Are you able to swap out just the Carbon Ceramic hat and rotors onto the existing brakes? I was under the impression the calipers are the same size and the hardware is the same (at least for MY14 and up). I apologize if...
  13. E60 (03-10) For Sale E60 m5 front oem rotors new|

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    I will be selling 3 sets of front brake rotors, get them while they are hot. Brand new in box from BMW in BMW packaging. As of today, retail is $988 + tax from the dealership. Ended up with a few extra sets for track sessions and did not realize I would be upgrading my brakes so soon...
  14. Brake replacement (fronts and backs) set of pads..... How to reset the computer after installing a new set of pads and sensors

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    Hi I currently have 900km left on my rears and 2500km on my fronts brake pads says my heads up display on my 2006 M5...4 So I bought a set of HPS hawk pads and sensors from TDOT performance (they where awfull service by the way) paid around $375 for the whole works shipped to vancouver...
  15. M5 brake help!

    F10 M5 Discussion
    2013 BMW M5 f10 4,000 miles Has anyone else experienced low pressure brake squeal? I am getting a very high pitched squeal when coming to a slow stop. For example when driving through a shopping center or pulling into a parking space. Below is a list of the service conducted at the dealer in...
  16. OEM Pads for AutoX

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    Has anyone run OEM pads for an Autocross event? How did they do? I'm registered for 2 events in a few weeks, which will be the first chance I get to shake down the M5 since I bought it. I want to work the car a little before we hit Watkins Glen and a few other road courses later this season...
  17. E39 (96-03) For Sale Akebono EUR681 Ceramic Pads, Peake R5/FCX-3 Scan Tool... CHEAP

    Parts / Other For Sale or Wanted
    Traded away the beast :(, now it's time to unload a couple spare parts I have kicking around... PAYPAL verified acct holders ONLY, I SHIP FAST!!!!! BNIB: Akebono EUR681 EURO Ultra-Premium Ceramic Brake Pads -Ultimate upgrade for OE semi-metallic, organic and low-metallic brake pads...
  18. HELP... Weekend Brake Project Kink!

    E39 M5 and E52 Z8 Discussion
    My original plan was to replace the rotors, pads, flush the fluid, and install ss brake lines. (and a few other things not brake related) I ordered everything from Bav auto, ATE super blue, cool carbon pads, ss brake lines, bav auto power bleeder, and bav auto ultimate rotors. I've been out...
  19. My '91 M5 (re)build up!

    E34 M5 Discussion
    Hello! I'm kind of a new BMW guy, got my first about a year ago, a e46 325i. I bought this M5 back in Dec kinda on a whim... Not the best decision for me ever, but it sure can put a smile on my face! She's a 135k mile example, she's been in Oahu since new. I've got a 3'' binder full of every...
  20. How I converted my 2008 M3 to a weekend track car

    E30 E36 E46 E90 E92 E93 M3 Discussions
    Hi everyone, I'm new to the forum and while I suppose I could copy and paste the entire blog article here, I prefer to give a link. Since I don't sell advertising on my personal blog or promote anything in particular that will hopefully not be adverse to the forum policies here. In short this...