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    Cool They're So Pretty!! - My new ST-40 Front Kit

    Took about 2 hours to install them myself, pretty straight forward, all directions included, and nothing left over .. ha


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    Already loaded them with Pagid RS-29 and RS-19 in the rear (stock rear still).


    Ready for PBIR on 2/1/2014.


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    Nice man, I'd love to get a BBK, but damn...too many other things to spend money on first
    2009 335i coupe back to stock...for now

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by mjmarovi Click here to enlarge
    Nice man, I'd love to get a BBK, but damn...too many other things to spend money on first
    Always a challenge deciding, huh? Click here to enlarge
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    Those are damn nice!

    Who'd you get them from and how much?
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Those are damn nice!

    Who'd you get them from and how much?
    Thanks, got them from Velos Design down here in Miami.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by yandyr Click here to enlarge
    Thanks, got them from Velos Design down here in Miami.
    Omar is a good person, nice choice.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Omar is a good person, nice choice.
    Yea, he was great to deal with, great and quick response to everything too.
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    Update #2


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    Just wonders me how they wouldn't even put better brakes on an m3 when it's supposed to be made ready to handle the abuse. The stock brakes suck ass and heat up way too fast. I bet these stoptechs have a nice bite and don't fade.
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    Looks great OP!

    I don't track my m but the stock brakes seem fine to me. I do wish a nice set of brembos were on the car from the factory though.

    Bbk's are expensive and not really worth it if you don't track the car IMO
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by fastgti69 Click here to enlarge
    Just wonders me how they wouldn't even put better brakes on an m3 when it's supposed to be made ready to handle the abuse. The stock brakes suck ass and heat up way too fast. I bet these stoptechs have a nice bite and don't fade.
    The problem with the stock brakes is the pads and calipers more than anything else. It takes minimal work to get the stock M3 brakes up to track duty.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    The problem with the stock brakes is the pads and calipers more than anything else. It takes minimal work to get the stock M3 brakes up to track duty.
    It's a damn single piston!! LOL.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by fastgti69 Click here to enlarge
    It's a damn single piston!! LOL.
    The number of pistons isn't everything.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    The number of pistons isn't everything.
    Some cases it does, for an m3 it should have been 4 piston at least.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by fastgti69 Click here to enlarge
    Some cases it does, for an m3 it should have been 4 piston at least.
    It should have been a top notch Brembo setup or an option for ceramics. At least BMW is learning. Painfully slowly, but learning nonetheless.
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    Stock setup with SS lines and track pads was adequate for a bit, but get fast enough, and they just don't do it. Not enough cooling, go through pads in one weekend or day depending on track.

    BBK was the natural gradual upgrade for me.

    For daily driving, though not the best looking, stock brakes are more than enough.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    It should have been a top notch Brembo setup or an option for ceramics. At least BMW is learning. Painfully slowly, but learning nonetheless.
    They should learn from 'Murica lol.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by fastgti69 Click here to enlarge
    They should learn from 'Murica lol.
    Murica!!!
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