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Mini Cooper 2002-02

My brake pad wear warning light on the dashboard is constantly on and has been like this since we had the brake pads renewed some months back, the pads were not genuine BMW items. Our local garage has checked for faulty sensors but cannot even find any wiring for sensors or pads.

Can anyone help?

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  • scott carlson May 11, 2010

    you have a 02 mini cooper. brake sensors were not available on mini coopers until 03-04. what does this light look like? yellow or red? what does the symbol look like.

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There should be sensors, not able to find them means they are not there, hence the light is on. You can buy the sensors from your dealer. +/- $8. When they have been lid, you have to replace them. I think the mechanic who changed the pads, removed the sensorcable.

Posted on Jun 15, 2009

  • nikotrein Dec 08, 2009

    the sensors are on the left front side and right rear wheel side

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