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Hi everyone,

I just bought a 2015 Fortwo for my wife and I am the one who loves it. I have a question about the brakes/rotors. Where do order them from?

Thanks in advance!:nerd:
 

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Welcome to SCoA! :)

Any of the usual places - local auto parts stores, Rock Auto, Amazon, eBay, etc.
 

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Thanks I did find for the front but not rear brakes. can disks be used in the rear or only drums?
 

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...stick to drums in the rear....unless you have mucho dinero burning a hole in your pockets...
...drums to disks conversions are available but $$$$
...the drums do a great job..

Jetfuel....screeching to a stop...
 

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Drums in the back have gone as much as 150,000 miles for some. I sure wouldn't change them just to change them. Fronts also need changed when they meet the minimum spec or if your want to change them for some other reason like dust control, etc. Fronts have given most around 30K, but that can vary widely.

Len
2014 EV Coupe 16,500 miles
2014 EV Cabriolet 6,500 miles
 

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Thanks everyone for the replies. I see that this forum is very helpful. I will read through the stickies for more information.
 

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Other than color, does your smart look like the ones at the top of the page?
If not then yes it is a 451.
I believe models years for the 451 ran 2008-2015.
If you have a Pure with moonroof, leather seats and no glove compartment or no door on the glove compartment then you most likely have a former "CarToGo" ex-rental car.
 

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Is there an oval on the triangle next to the L/R rear view mirrors, what does it say?
 

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I brought my 2013 in for front brakes. They replaced them but the still made noise. The shop had to order and install better quality rotors and pads and install them. You want to make sure they install good quality. It was an extra $70 for the parts but they sound great now. Good luck!
 
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