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#1 (permalink) Old 12-30-2008, 06:59 PM
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Brake wear light

Hi everybody!!!!
I have replaced my bake pads and discs on the front of my 318i and also done the shoes in the rear drums!!! Easy enuff!!!

Right heres my problem the damn Brake Light Sensor light still aint gone out!!! GRRRR!!!!

Do i have to take it to get reset or is there an easy fix???

Any help would be great guys!!!
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#2 (permalink) Old 12-30-2008, 07:16 PM
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There may be brake wear sensors that need to be replaced.

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Quite possible!! LOL!!!
i will check them cheers pal!!!!
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You need to replace the wear sensors when you do your brakes. If you didn't replace the sensors, that is why you still have a light.

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Nice one pal!!! I will change them!!!
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Golden rule, always change the sensors when changing the brakes.

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Put new sensors on today guys and low and behold the light went out!!! LOL!!!
Thanks for the input and help people!!!

A rookie mistake eh??? Lmao!!!!
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