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      02-20-2013, 04:36 PM   #1
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Search m brakes for 328i

Hi peopleeeee

A big hello from luxembourg.

So i just want to say that i search the M sport brakes for my car. I buy it before the m sport kit was out here in luxembourg.
If somebody don't need them ( upgrade or change to m performance) i would love to buy them.
One question, is there a difference from europe an us m sport brakes? Thanks a lot guys)(

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      03-08-2013, 12:28 PM   #2
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Did you get your brakes
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Hi peopleeeee

A big hello from luxembourg.

So i just want to say that i search the M sport brakes for my car. I buy it before the m sport kit was out here in luxembourg.
If somebody don't need them ( upgrade or change to m performance) i would love to buy them.
One question, is there a difference from europe an us m sport brakes? Thanks a lot guys)(

Yves
Yes, you do not want US MSport brakes as they are standard sizing as base/sport/luxury/modern lines. Only difference is the MSport has euro brake pads. Other parts of the world are different.
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      03-08-2013, 12:52 PM   #4
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Yes, you do not want US MSport brakes as they are standard sizing as base/sport/luxury/modern lines. Only difference is the MSport has euro brake pads. Other parts of the world are different.
Wouldn't the 335i msport be an upgrade to the 328?
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      03-08-2013, 01:17 PM   #5
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Wouldn't the 335i msport be an upgrade to the 328?
Any 335 brake set would be an upgrade to the 328. But you will increase weight and unsprung weight. So I am not running out to do the swap, maybe when used prices are low and for the aesthetics of filling up my 19" wheels.
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      03-08-2013, 05:00 PM   #6
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The only reason I would do a 335i brake upgrade on my 328i would be for ease of changing pads at the track.
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Will if there's any interest I have the msport take offs for my 335i available for sale. They had about 1200 miles on them b4 I swapped them out for the performance set
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Will if there's any interest I have the msport take offs for my 335i available for sale. They had about 1200 miles on them b4 I swapped them out for the performance set
Problem is no one knows what a fair price is for them. You can buy MPerformance fronts from the BMW dealers on eBay for about $1700-1800 shipped. So I get turned off by the idea of spending anywhere near that for take offs of a 335.

Once the market floods a bit more in 1-2 years, the prices will be MUCH lower.
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      03-08-2013, 07:18 PM   #9
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I talked with the folks at turner Motorsports. They did a series where they were upgrading an f30. As part of that they did the m performance brakes. I asked what they did with the take offs. They sell used parts @ 50% off. So I figured that's a starting point. Just throwing that out there
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Do you guys (possible buyer and possible seller) think $1000 is a fair price for the stock MSport brakes?
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I would say that plus shipping would be fair
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      03-16-2013, 05:54 PM   #12
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Update : So people someone sell the m brakes ???make me an offer thxxxx
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Pehaps some european people here hehe
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Update : So people someone sell the m brakes ???make me an offer thxxxx
Unlikely cos if someone has gone the length to order option 2NH from the factory they're not likely to upgrade to sth else.
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Yeahhhh that's right
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I have the M Sport brakes, but for it to be worth it for me to upgrade I need about €1500 for them and then you could buy the M Performance ones for not much more... So it will be hard to find the M Sport brakes, but easier to find regular 335i brakes from people who have upgraded.
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