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Old 03-15-2005, 10:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Just joined the forum and have a new guy question.

I need to replace my front roters and pads and am looking at buying a set of Zimmerman Cross Drilled Roters.

are these a good replacement for the factory rotets or should i stay with BMW parts

Also what do you guys preffer: Ceramic or OME pads??
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yea def. go with the zimmermans and the ceramic pads are nice
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Originally posted by TBush@Mar 16 2005, 12:33 AM
Just joined the forum and have a new guy question.

I need to replace my front roters and pads and am looking at buying a set of Zimmerman Cross Drilled Roters.

are these a good replacement for the factory rotets or should i stay with BMW parts

Also what do you guys preffer: Ceramic or OME pads??
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Zimmerman is a good replacement rotor. I haven't had any experience with ceramic pads, so I'm using the OEM ones.
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Old 03-15-2005, 11:37 PM   #4 (permalink)
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if your gunna change your rotors, to slotted or cross drilled, u must get a better pad, because the rotor will eat the pad...
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Yes... Zimmerman are a great upgrade.. I love mine and will stick with that company for a long time..

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definitly go with the zimmerman's, also they have already said that ceramic is good, i'll have to agree, that is all i hear from others on here.
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