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      08-13-2013, 01:27 PM   #1
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service light reset HELP!!!!!

hello lads,

followed (incorrectly) the service light reset instructions on here, managed to reset a rear brake inspection light.
Now both brake warning lights are showing the pads as requiring replacement, aswell as a red warning light on the main dash display.
local indie garage says both sets will have to be replaced to enable the lights to reset!!!!
any ideas??????????????????
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      08-13-2013, 01:49 PM   #2
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Have you replaced the front brake pads and sensors?
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      08-13-2013, 02:12 PM   #3
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It won't let you reset brakes for obvious reasons. You will need to replace at least sensors on front and rear.
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      08-13-2013, 02:15 PM   #4
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It won't let you reset brakes for obvious reasons. You will need to replace at least sensors on front and rear.
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      08-13-2013, 02:46 PM   #5
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jesus, serves me right I suppose, just had a quick look, there looks to be plenty of meat on the fronts, rears not so much.
Are the sensors expensive?
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      08-13-2013, 03:28 PM   #6
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They're around 25 rrp from BMW prob get cheaper on eBay
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      08-14-2013, 07:53 AM   #7
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I changed them on May-June when I replaced all my brake pads and I bought them from ebay for less than 10 pounds each (you will need one for the front axle and one for the rear axle). the ones I bought are made from Meyle (German products) which has a fair/ good name in cars' spare parts. you could give a try on ebay too
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      08-14-2013, 02:27 PM   #8
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Check euro car parts I got mine from there for similar price
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