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BMW Z4 Brake Problems

412 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 or newer BMW Z4. 24 of these members (5.8%) have reported brake repairs for their car. A total of 24 brake repairs to BMW Z4s--an average of 0.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently BMW Z4 problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Percentage of BMW Z4 repairs by problem area

Chart based on 408 repairs.

BMW Z4 brake repair cost distribution

Chart based on 35 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
Non-members can see only ten BMW Z4 repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.

2007 BMW Z4 2dr Convertible

255-horsepower 3.0L I6 6-speed manual RWD

25000 mi   Brake and DSC light on, car pulled hard to left. Steering sensor replaced. Problem solved. 

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2007 BMW Z4 2dr Convertible

215-horsepower 3.0L I6 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

37000 mi   Check brake light came one, call dealer make appointment. Had brakes swap 
57000 US $200 Replace brake pads, sensor, caliper, bleeder. Bleed screw broke off, replaced entire caliper. 

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2006 BMW Z4 2dr Convertible

330-horsepower 3.2L I6 6-speed manual RWD

44000 mi US $1600 Brake pads and rotors needed normal replacement. 

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2006 BMW Z4 2dr Convertible

255-horsepower 3.0L I6 6-speed shiftable automatic RWD

41540 mi C $3000 Had many lights on, speedo did not work. ABS, Traction control and brake lights all on. Replaced ABS module, corrected al problems 

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2003 BMW Z4 2dr Convertible

225-horsepower 3.0L I6 6-speed manual RWD

76000 mi   Rear brake pads were worn and replaced. Also had accessory belt replaced. 
58000 US $530 Returned for repair of broken wheel speed sensor. New sensor did not fix problem, further diagnosis found shorted out wire was the original cause. 3 more days of diagnosis time plus one day for the actual repair. 

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2003 BMW Z4 2dr Convertible

225-horsepower 3.0L I6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

31000 mi ﷼2700 Replacement of brake discs and pads. 

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2003 BMW Z4 2dr Convertible

184-horsepower 2.5L I6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

45000 mi US $1000 New rear brake pads and rotors. 

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2003 BMW Z4 2dr Convertible

184-horsepower 2.5L I6 5-speed manual RWD

83000 mi US $8000 replaced rotors and pads 

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