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      08-17-2012, 11:50 PM   #47
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Drives: 135i SCT N54
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Originally Posted by WAY View Post
I posted my cracked pistons/piston seals with pictures back in 2008. Can't believe BMW has not done anything to fix this issue! My car had only done 2000km or so at that stage with a few track days. I changed to massive AP Racing brakes and it was the best think for my car. Until today, I still have those 135i brakes with the cracked pistons. Question is, are the pistons and seals replaceable?
Yes they are Way. There's info on the main forum somewhere. Do you want to part with your old brakes? I may look at rebuilding a set down the road.
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