Brake Pad Replacement Estimate for BMW M3

BMW M3 Brake Pad Replacement costs $193 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$147 to $320
Labor: $70 -$96
Parts: $77 -$224
Average Dealer price
$248 to 559
Average Shop price
$180 to 380
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1998 BMW M3L6-3.2LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$178.54Shop/Dealer Price$241.98 - $350.61
2011 BMW M3V8-4.0LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$211.73Shop/Dealer Price$285.53 - $416.66
1997 BMW M3L6-3.2LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$176.54Shop/Dealer Price$239.53 - $346.70
1999 BMW M3L6-3.2LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$176.54Shop/Dealer Price$239.58 - $346.79
2012 BMW M3V8-4.0LService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$239.52Shop/Dealer Price$318.23 - $472.62
2002 BMW M3L6-3.2LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$190.23Shop/Dealer Price$258.46 - $373.32
2005 BMW M3L6-3.2LService typeBrake Pads - Rear ReplacementYourMechanic Price$190.76Shop/Dealer Price$259.37 - $374.81
2015 BMW M3L6-3.0L TurboService typeBrake Pads - Front ReplacementYourMechanic Price$283.43Shop/Dealer Price$373.25 - $560.67
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Parts required for a BMW M3 Brake Pad Replacement

$63 to $183
$10 to $35

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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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