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Replacing Brakes

My car is a 2008 535i and Im trying to figure out if it is necessary to replace the rotors and or sensors, every time you need to replace the pads. General mechanics say no, dealer says yes.

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I have a 2003 540i/6 with 227k miles. I have always done rotors for each brake job and sensors. For the
length of time between brake jobs, I like full rotors with new pads. Thinner rotors from wear could warp a little easier
and the sensors are inexpensive...again like new. Just my opinion for which there are many. I also will say the
cost of repairs are high, but the car is paid for and the driving experience is second to none.
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