Please wait while the page loads...

How long do BMW brake pads last?

BMW brake pads generally last between 30,000 and 70,000 miles depending on your driving habits. If you commute in heavy traffic and use your brakes frequently, you'll need to get an check more consistently. We advise you reference your BMW owner's manual for suggested maintenance interval information.

How much does it cost to get BMW brake pads changed?

BMW brake pads replacement, which includes parts and labor, can cost somewhere between $150 and $300 per axle depending on the type of brake pads needed and the extent of the damage your earlier worn down pads have caused to the other parts of your vehicle such as the rotors. At Coggin Auto we have monthly brake pad replacement specials designed to save you cash as well as brake pad parts specials if you want to replace them yourself. Schedule your brake service with Coggin Auto or call us at 9042041611.

What are the best brake pads for BMW?

It's important to use BMW original manufactured components on your vehicle. Genuine BMW brake pads are designed absolutely for your BMW and are built on the highest standards just like the original brake pads that were installed on your vehicle when leaving the factory. Genuine components help provide maximum safety and stability, compared to other pricey aftermarket components that were designed to fit distinct types of vehicles. Call Coggin Automotive Group today to learn more or schedule service online.

Can I put new brake pads on old rotors?

The short answer is yes. BMW brake components normally wear down at different rates meaning your brake pads will be the first part in need of replacement before your brake rotors. It's essential to keep your brake pads fresh not only for safety reasons but to maintain the integrity of the rest of your BMW brake parts. Keep in mind that if your brake pads are greatly degraded and not replaced expeditiously, your brake rotors will start to wear down much faster.Coggin Automotive Group offers free multipoint inspections on brake pads and rotors. It's again critical to confer with your owner's manual for suggested maintenance intervals to assure your BMW is brought in for brake service on time. Schedule your brake pad service online today with Coggin Automotive Group.

BMW Rear Brake Pad Replacement

Unlike front brake pads, most rear brake pads wear down faster due to the brake mechanics of rear wheel drive cars. Keep in mind wear and tear on all brake components depends massively on your driving habits. Similarly with front brake pads, your BMW rear brake pads will generally wear down at the same rate on both the left and right side of your car. You'll want to get your brakes inspected during each visit to your mechanic, but you should likewise check your BMW maintenance schedule for details on when inspections and rear brake pad replacement is recommended.

How do you know if you need new brake pads?

Common issues that will arise when your BMW brake pads need to be replaced include squealing, screeching, grinding or squeaking when brakes are applied. You may also notice vibrations or pulsation in the pedal or steering wheel. In some cases, you will be able to smell a burning fragrance which is a result of the metal contacting the surface as your pads become bare.If you experience any of these warning signs you should take your BMW in for an inspection expeditiously. As always, you should confer your vehicle's owner's manual for more details on service intervals, recommendations, and other safety concerns. You can call Coggin Automotive Group at 9042041611 for advice as well or schedule service online.

BMW Rear Brake Pads Price

Front and rear brake pads on your BMW will cost the same assuming you purchase them on the same date. Parts availability is the principal variable in price for brake pads although labor costs can change depending on other factors in your area. Labor costs ordinarily won't be too volatile. If you're looking to replace your brake pads yourself, parts ordinarily range from $50 - $100 per brake pad. You can order your BMW brake pads online or give us a call during business hours to get pricing and availability.

How much do BMW Brake Pads Cost? BMW Brake Pad Prices

How much BMW brake pads cost depends greatly on how many brake pads you need to order and whether or not you want to replace the brake pads yourself or have one of our mechanics handle your brake pad replacement. Generally brake pads are sold in sets of two as damage on your BMW brake pads is frequently the same on both the left and right sides of the vehicle. A set of luxury vehicle brake pads can cost anywhere between $150 and $250 while most other brake pads are between $75 and $120. Again, this varies widely by brand and does not include installation. There are other services to keep an eye on such as your rotors which likewise may need to be replaced if your BMW brake pads are heavily worn down.

BMW Front Brake Pads Price

Confer with your service advisor as prices can change quite repeatedly depending on components availability. Most BMW franchise service centers will run brake specials each month and can save you a ton of capital on front brake pad installation. Typically the cost for components will range from $100-$200 per axle and labor can cost somewhere between $80 - $100. Since your BMW brake pads wear down at the same rate per axle, it is common to have your front or rear brake pads replaced at the same time.

How do I know if my BMW brake pads are worn out?

Some common warning signs of bad brake pads are:

  • There are many other warning signs for bad brake pads. You can read your vehicle's owner's manual for more details.
  • Pulsation or vibrating in the steering wheel or brake pedal
  • BMW pulling to one side while braking
  • Grinding noise when the brakes are applied
  • Some vehicles have brake warning lights that will turn on to notify you of a potential issue
  • Burning odor
  • Squealing or screeching when braking

BMW Front Brake Pad Replacement

Just like rear brake pads, your BMW front brake pads will frequently degrade at the same rate on both the right and left side of your car. Unlike rear brake pads, most front brake pads wear down more gradually due to the nature of rear-wheel drive cars. You should have your brakes inspected every time you take your BMW in for service. Coggin Automotive Group offers free multipoint inspections during every visit, but you need to refer to your BMW maintenance guide in your owner's manual for more details regarding recommended front brake replacement and inspections. Remember that damage on BMW including the front brake pads, varies immensely depending on your driving habits.

BMW Services

BMW Services

Recent Services Completed