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      12-16-2012, 01:21 AM   #14
bigjae1976
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2004 BMW M3  [4.50]
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Originally Posted by Car54
Wow, looks great!

I ran some 01's down last weekend and one front wheel went limp. I pulled in to check and even though I had a couple mils, they glazed and made the rotor look metal shavings.

It was odd. The rotor felt hotter than ever. I threw some 08s in and everything was fine for 2 more sessions.

I'm starting to think the 01s are just not the best pad for this car.
I agree. I think something with less torque and easier to modulate is the way to go. Maybe a PF97?
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