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      10-08-2012, 04:10 AM   #1
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335xi BBK compatibility?

I saw someone had a BBK from a 335i fit his xi.
Is this fairly universal? Is it safe to say that if I find a 335i BBK most likely it will fit my xi?
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Stoptech makes an xDrive compatible 355mm setup (rotors, pads, lines, brackets, calipers), front and rear for ~ $4500.

I stare at them online a lot.

I think the Nashin kit has a compatible size too, can't remember.
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Stoptech makes an xDrive compatible 355mm setup (rotors, pads, lines, brackets, calipers), front and rear for ~ $4500.

I stare at them online a lot.

I think the Nashin kit has a compatible size too, can't remember.
Right, I've seen xi ones, but I was wondering what makes xi rotors.. xi rotors. I'm sure that most things are the same...
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bump, can 335i brakes fit a 335xi?
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bump, can 335i brakes fit a 335xi?
What would be the difference that they would not fit?
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What would be the difference that they would not fit?
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bump, can 335i brakes fit a 335xi?
Yes. I had to install new brake lines on the front, and that was it.
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What would be the difference that they would not fit?
I believe the brake lines are different. Like a lot of bbk's don't work on XI (well advertised)
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Yes. I had to install new brake lines on the front, and that was it.
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I believe the brake lines are different. Like a lot of bbk's don't work on XI (well advertised)
When you are installing BBK the new brake lines, usually stainless steel, are given. They will come with the kit. Therefore I question your concern.
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