Brake Pad Replacement Estimate for BMW 535is

BMW 535is Brake Pad Replacement costs $161 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$141 to $190
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $71 -$110
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$235 to 314
Average Shop price
$172 to 221
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1988 BMW 535isL6-3.5LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$146.50Shop/Dealer Price$191.04 - $267.47
1988 BMW 535isL6-3.5LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.20Shop/Dealer Price$242.03 - $349.07
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Dan
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Dan showed up on time and completed his work as specified.
2000 BMW 323I - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (FRONT, REAR)
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He is very knowledgeable. He did his job in less time then expected. He knew about european cars and I would definitely recommend him to any one.
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Michael
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Although my car's system status indicated that the brake pads had to be replaced, Michael discovered that the sensor wire was severed and only needed it to be replaced. Saved me a few bucks. He could have replaced the pads, but chose to do the right thing. Good job Michael!
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I’ve had my valve cover gasket replaced, brake pads & rotors replaced and 100k maintenance. Rusty is friendly, professional, reliable and very knowledgeable. Although I am sure Your Mechanic has lots of great mechanics, I don’t want to use anyone else but Rusty!!!!
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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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