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    Good job Carlos. We too tied up the brake...

    Good job Carlos. We too tied up the brake sensor. Just need to check your pads periodically. Hope to meet you sometime !👍👍
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    Carlos, Are we talking about the clearance area...

    Carlos, Are we talking about the clearance area between the face of the caliper and the backside of the Alpina spokes and hence needed a spacer to push the wheel out away from the caliper face or...
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    I over estimated my front clearance but just...

    I over estimated my front clearance but just enough room for me to barely get my fingers in their but really only 1.5 centimeters (5/8 inch) maximum. Considering 19 inch will usually fit the big...
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    Did you look yourself? Just find it strange it...

    Did you look yourself? Just find it strange it 'scrapes' as the interior design of the backside of the Alpina wheel is pretty standard and flat, similar to the Beyern I have and I have about 1 inch...
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    Carlos,..

    I have Beyern 20" rims with the same offset and size (front / rear staggered fitment) as your Alpina Rims and are designed as replacements for the 20" rims and DO NOT require a space with my Big...
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    Yes, you just have to specify which type you...

    want. But alas, the drilled AND slotted rotors are NOT available on this GT 8 pistion front, 4 piston rear set up.

    The drilled and slotted ones you sometimes see are for smaller rotors and Brembo...
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    Brembo and Beyern anyone?

    Well, I finally got it done.

    The installation went really great with no problems except one. The rear dust shield would not allow the rear caliper to fit properly and would rub. To remove it...
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    I found this great Brembo Caliper fitment...

    guide to help those interested in getting this upgrade, to assist them in making sure the calipers fit whatever wheels they may choose to get.

    As stated previously, you MUST upgrade your wheels if...
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    Thanks Deiter and Andrew, Ignorant question...

    Thanks Deiter and Andrew,

    Ignorant question but how much fluid do I need to buy? They both come in 1/2 liter containers or buy the case. How much to exchange the OEM Brake Fluid for the...
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    Brake fluid choices?

    When you guys switched to the Big Brakes... what brake fluid did you install? Did you stay with the BMW Brake fluid or did you switch to a performance brake fluid with higher boiling points?
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    :thumbsup: Andrew, Very nice indeed -- time to...

    :thumbsup: Andrew,

    Very nice indeed -- time to update the Avatar?:D
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