Originally posted by PhillyS430
Interesting. My S430 front pads were replaced at about 34K miles when the warning display came up on the dash. Contrary to most advice, the ind mechanic cut the rotors.
One reason I don't resurface the rotors on my cars is that the cost of turning them comes very close to the price of a new rotor, so why bother. This might be different on the W220. The rotors for my C230 are only $200 for a set of four.