2010 2011 BMW 5 Series Forum F10
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
 

2010 2011 BMW 5 Series Forum F10 F10 Technical Topics Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes F10 M5 Brake
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-27-2012, 03:47 AM   #1
ATOMBOY
Second Lieutenant
ATOMBOY's Avatar
Taiwan
5
Rep
271
Posts

 
Drives: F10 520D
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Taiwan

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
F10 M5 Brake

Does anyone know if there will be any issues installing F10 M5 front brake sets on a non-M5 F10 with 19" 351M wheels? Thanks in advance.
Appreciate 0
      12-27-2012, 09:28 AM   #2
Alan l.
Brigadier General
Alan l.'s Avatar
123
Rep
4,434
Posts

 
Drives: LCI M-Sport 550i
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: East Coast

iTrader: (8)

Give LTBMW a call since he's the only one thats done this on a non M5. He said special caliper brackets were required for them to fit on the car. Not sure about the 351's but i'd like to know this too.

Alan
__________________

2014 LCI 550i M Sport | 3D Design Front Spoiler | BMW Performance Black Grills | BMW Performance Trunk Lip | BMW Performance Diffuser | Painted Reflectors | Wincos 30% Tint | Supersprint Exhaust | ACSSprings | MORR VS8.2 Rims 20x10R and 20x9F | Michelin PSS Tires |||More Photos of my car here|||
Appreciate 0
      01-10-2013, 06:41 PM   #3
srtrucco
New Member
0
Rep
14
Posts

 
Drives: 2013 F10 M Sport Package
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: San Juan, PR

iTrader: (0)

Appreciate 0
      01-10-2013, 09:07 PM   #4
bobblehead
Brigadier General
bobblehead's Avatar
Canada
49
Rep
3,758
Posts

 
Drives: warp speed
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Toronto, On

iTrader: (0)

Your 19" 351 wheel may not clear the M5 brake caliper. Otherwise, you will have to go up to 20" or bigger

The only known 19" to clear the M5 brake caliper is the stock 345M. HRE & BBS are both currently working on the 19" design.
Appreciate 0
      01-11-2013, 09:06 AM   #5
Alan l.
Brigadier General
Alan l.'s Avatar
123
Rep
4,434
Posts

 
Drives: LCI M-Sport 550i
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: East Coast

iTrader: (8)

^^ thats good to know. that means its only a matter of what size spacer is needed for the 351's to clear the M5 calipers. Looking at my 351's now it could use a atleast a 12-15mm spacer to make it flush with the fenders.

Alan
__________________

2014 LCI 550i M Sport | 3D Design Front Spoiler | BMW Performance Black Grills | BMW Performance Trunk Lip | BMW Performance Diffuser | Painted Reflectors | Wincos 30% Tint | Supersprint Exhaust | ACSSprings | MORR VS8.2 Rims 20x10R and 20x9F | Michelin PSS Tires |||More Photos of my car here|||
Appreciate 0
      01-11-2013, 10:02 AM   #6
ATOMBOY
Second Lieutenant
ATOMBOY's Avatar
Taiwan
5
Rep
271
Posts

 
Drives: F10 520D
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Taiwan

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alan l. View Post
^^ thats good to know. that means its only a matter of what size spacer is needed for the 351's to clear the M5 calipers. Looking at my 351's now it could use a atleast a 12-15mm spacer to make it flush with the fenders.

Alan
If true, that will be a great news!
Appreciate 0
      01-11-2013, 03:32 PM   #7
bobblehead
Brigadier General
bobblehead's Avatar
Canada
49
Rep
3,758
Posts

 
Drives: warp speed
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Toronto, On

iTrader: (0)

Nobody, if I recalled in this forum has got it done successfully with spacers. I only recalled the ones have to change to 20"+ wheels in order to clear.
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:46 AM.




5post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST