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Old 10-10-2012, 07:52 AM   #1
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Default BMW 135i Brake Upgrade

This GB thread is created as a result of this development thread here:

http://forums.racingbrake.com/showthread.php?t=859

Thread in BMW 1addicts foum

Here are the items listed for this GB purchase:
Stock two piece replacement (front 338x28)

Upgraded brake pads (street and track)

Front BBK (350x28) two piece rotors + Aluminum caliper adapters

Caliper rebuild components
- 15% discount for 5 orders
- 20% discount for 10 or more orders

Front two piece rotor set (338x28): Regular cost: $853.51 GB cost $682.81 (-20%) or $725.48 (-15%)

Front BBK two piece rotors (350x28): Regular cost: $1350.63 GB cost $1080.50 (-20%) or $1148.04 (-15%)

RB brake pads for street or track save $20-$50

Caliper rebuild components: If you buy the rebuilt components per caliper, it saves you 10% and the GB will be 20 or 15% on top, so you end up gets 25-30% off retail costs.

Here is our official sign up list:

1) BMW86
2) TimMC (Stock Kit) Order #14282
3) Bm135drvr (BBK & ET500 pads) Order #14094
4) 135er
5) Amigo (Stock kit and rebuilt kit F&R)
6) Omar14711 (rebuilt kit-F&R ) Order #13574
7) rm163603 (Stock kit and rebuilt kits F&R) Order #13671
8) David (BBK, ET500 pads, and rebuild kits F&R) Order #13865
9) cdd1004 (Stock kit and rebuild kits F&R) Order #14283
10) Order #14292

GB closed on 1/15/13
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Old 10-11-2012, 07:04 AM   #2
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I'm in.

What if we don't get the GB numbers though?
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Old 10-11-2012, 09:47 AM   #3
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We usually never let the members who signed up disappointed, but please help to spread the words out and get more people to the GB.
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Old 10-11-2012, 10:41 PM   #4
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I'm spreading the word on the other forums. I need some rotors asap though.
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Old 10-15-2012, 04:21 AM   #5
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I'm spreading the word on the other forums. I need some rotors asap though.
Word received. I'm very interested here.
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Old 10-17-2012, 12:48 PM   #6
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TimMC is added to the list.
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Old 10-31-2012, 08:02 PM   #7
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Bump.
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Old 11-02-2012, 08:59 AM   #8
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Default Need one more sign up

We need one more to reach for the first GB.

There are more indicating in the BMW forum saying they are in but no sign up here?
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Old 11-02-2012, 09:21 AM   #9
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Eddie135: "I am planinng to change both front and rear together but cannot find any rear upgrades from RB?"

http://www.1addicts.com/forums/showp...9&postcount=14

Get Eddie sign up here for the front and we will make rear BBK two piece upgrade available - It will be the same size as for 335/330i rear (336x24) which we already made for 335/330i owners.

A make a lot of sense progressive upgrade by keeping your factory Brembo calipers, all you need is to have your caliper rebuilt with RB's tougher and more durable pistons & seals/boots, plus big two piece rotors. This upgrade can save you a lot of $$$ and perform much better than any of the BBK out there.

For those already purchased RB rear two piece can keep the hats and just purchase the larger discs and adapter for an instant and economical BBK
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Old 11-03-2012, 10:17 PM   #10
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I am in. Want front and rear rebuild kits.
Front rotors I think I want to stay with stock size rotors, I use 17" wheels for the track. Cheaper rubber and lighter.
When can we order.
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Old 11-03-2012, 10:26 PM   #11
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I noticed more people said yah on the 1addicts forum.
Maybe they cannot get on to this site.
For me, it took 6 different tries at two sessions to get past the security words.
First time I gave up.
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Old 11-05-2012, 10:43 AM   #12
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I am in. Want front and rear rebuild kits.
Front rotors I think I want to stay with stock size rotors, I use 17" wheels for the track. Cheaper rubber and lighter.
When can we order.
You are added to the list.

I think it's a smart decision. We believe if you have your OE calipers rebuilt plus upgrade to two piece rotors, and optimize the brake pads which we also offer), it will be the most cost effective way to own a well perform brake system that can outperform some of the BBK cost several times more, while keep your stock set including 17" wheel for a lower running/maintenance cost for cheaper tires and everything else.

This is the kits we like to see more and more 135i guys would adopt in following the same upgrade path.
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