Brake Pad Replacement Estimate for BMW 525i

BMW 525i Brake Pad Replacement costs $174 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$150 to $221
Labor: $70 -$104
Parts: $80 -$117
Average Dealer price
$252 to 354
Average Shop price
$183 to 254
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1989 BMW 525iL6-2.5LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$156.02Shop/Dealer Price$202.93 - $286.50
1989 BMW 525iL6-2.5LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$172.57Shop/Dealer Price$223.74 - $319.81
2002 BMW 525iL6-2.5LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$163.29Shop/Dealer Price$212.07 - $301.13
2007 BMW 525iL6-3.0LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$214.69Shop/Dealer Price$278.75 - $396.37
1993 BMW 525iL6-2.5LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$156.02Shop/Dealer Price$202.95 - $286.53
2002 BMW 525iL6-2.5LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$194.97Shop/Dealer Price$251.62 - $364.40
2003 BMW 525iL6-2.5LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$165.49Shop/Dealer Price$214.93 - $305.72
2007 BMW 525iL6-3.0LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.91Shop/Dealer Price$267.82 - $378.88
Show example BMW 525i Brake Pad Replacement prices

Parts required for a BMW 525i Brake Pad Replacement

$63 to $95
$12 to $21

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All about Brake Pad Replacement

Depending on your car’s brake system, it may use between 4 to 8 brake pads. When you step on the brake pedal, the master cylinder sends fluid under pressure to the brake calipers (which hold the brake pads). The caliper presses the brake pad against the brake rotor, causing friction that slows down the car. During normal usage of the brakes, brake pads wear out and become thinner. If the thickness of brake pads is less than 3mm, it is time to change the pads. Depending on where you drive (city driving tends to wear pads out quicker) brake pads usually last between 30,000 to 35,000 miles. Some vehicles (e.g., BMWs) are equipped with a low-pad-warning system. In these vehicles, you will also need to replace the brake sensors as part of the brake pad service.

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