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The E46 XI was produced from 01-05 in sedan and touring body styles. Powered by either a 2.5L inline 6 in the 325xi or a 3.0L inline 6 330xi. Discuss all thing about BMW AWD E46 'Xi' here.

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Old 03-26-2013, 12:12 AM   #1
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Which is better as far as breaks???

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Old 03-26-2013, 12:53 AM   #2
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On my breaks, I like to have a cigar and some scotch.
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Old 03-26-2013, 12:56 AM   #3
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I don't like breaking things. Especially when it comes to my car.
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:27 PM   #4
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When I take a break, I like to think about brakes.
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Old 03-27-2013, 02:59 PM   #5
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I don't know about you guys but breaking brakes sounds like a bad thing.
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:33 PM   #6
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i usually skip breaks, helps the day go by faster
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:34 PM   #7
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Just order delivery. No sense on going out if you have short breaks. Please specify your break length.
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:41 PM   #8
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Lmfao okay okay !! All jokes aside lol which is better tho???
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:41 PM   #9
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Cause I need to order these breaks before my break is done with lol
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:44 PM   #10
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Depends on usage my friend.
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:50 PM   #11
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I listed 3 choices up top!! Which one you think is better??
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Old 03-27-2013, 04:05 PM   #12
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PBR is better for some things, Stoptech for others and Hawk is best for uses where PBR and Stoptech aren't as good.
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In other words, just get the OEM pads. There were many highly paid engineers who deemed that those pads were the best for your car, don't you think you should trust them?
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Old 03-27-2013, 04:21 PM   #14
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Brembo and textar and don't break it.

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PBR is better for some things, Stoptech for others and Hawk is best for uses where PBR and Stoptech aren't as good.
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In other words, just get the OEM pads. There were many highly paid engineers who deemed that those pads were the best for your car, don't you think you should trust them?
both of you stop going off topic, if you want to talk about brakes, follow the forum rules and create a new thread.

i only enjoy breaks in the summer because i can take a nice 15 min walk outside and enjoy the weather.
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Dude it's spelled BRAKES.
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Old 03-27-2013, 05:10 PM   #17
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Did his other brake thread break?
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Old 03-27-2013, 05:34 PM   #18
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both of you stop going off topic, if you want to talk about brakes, follow the forum rules and create a new thread.

i only enjoy breaks in the summer because i can take a nice 15 min walk outside and enjoy the weather.
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Old 03-27-2013, 07:12 PM   #19
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Which is better as far as breaks? Easy answer..... the longer the better... unless of course you would loose your job over it.
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Which is better as far as breaks? Easy answer..... the longer the better... unless of course you would loose your job over it.
I didn't know jobs can get loose. I thought that was only in the porn industry.
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