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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

 
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#1 (permalink) Old 09-27-2005, 04:07 PM
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Do all the E30 models use the same brake pads, I mean I have a 1989 318i but is euro specs, can I buy the pads from a different e30 model?

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no, i do believe there are differences between the 318 and 325 when it comes to brakes.......go check part numbers at BMPdesigns.com to be sure.

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Give me the last 7 numbers of your VIN and I can look it up in ETK and see what the part # is for the brake pads you need.
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I believe the brake pads are different sizes, but i may be wrong. You should try and upgrade to slotted though, from what i hear it makes a big difference, also, Stainless Steel lines make HUGE improvement.

Id say, while working on pads, why not do some SS lines also.
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Give me the last 7 numbers of your VIN and I can look it up in ETK and see what the part # is for the brake pads you need.
The last 7 are AD40811. With this info, can you tell me the part number for my pads? PLMK.

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Front brake part #

34 11 1 161 347--- Brake pads
34 35 9 058 889--- Brake pad sensor
34 11 1 160 915--- Vented brake rotor
34 11 6 752 434--- Non-vented brake rotor
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