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      07-02-2012, 07:46 AM   #1
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Brake bleeding.

so i did a flush on my brakes this past weekend. I noticed that my driver side rear does not have the pad sensor but all other 3 wheels do... is this how it suppose to be i looked around if it got loose or somehow the dealer disconnected it but i just can find anything else. Can someone chime it if one suppose to be in there?
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It is supposed to be there afaik.
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Correct me if I am wrong but I believe you will only have two brake sensors, on in the rear and the other in the front on the opposite side. I may have this wrong but I think it is front left and rear right.
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Correct me if I am wrong but I believe you will only have two brake sensors, on in the rear and the other in the front on the opposite side. I may have this wrong but I think it is front left and rear right.
Unless it's different on the older cars, the sensors are on both fronts and one rear.
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Sensors are on both sides in the front but only one in the rear.
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Sensors are on both sides in the front but only one in the rear.
^ this
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Strange.

My car which has the same brake system has sensors on right rear and left front only.

I think my '07 335i was set up the same but I'm old and can't remember that far back.
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OP, So what was your question about brake bleeding? I was getting all excited...
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Sounds like a possible BBK install.
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OP, So what was your question about brake bleeding? I was getting all excited...
I forgot LOL

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Sounds like a possible BBK install.
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I know if anyone knew the correct answer to this it would be you. I was going off memory on my 2006 E90 330i which I could have sworn only had two. On the M3 I was not 100% certain as I did not install my BBK.

Well I think the OP has the correct answer that there are three sensors.

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Unless it's different on the older cars, the sensors are on both fronts and one rear.
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Same, sensors on both fronts and only right rear.
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