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Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum Today, 10:27 AM
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Posted By Gary@Tirerack
There are quite a few great wheel options for...

There are quite a few great wheel options for this car in a large variety of sizes. To view our list of styles and pricing, check out our online wheel search, here : Wheels ...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-19-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Just being "okay" and having a digital printout...

Just being "okay" and having a digital printout that confirms that it is well within spec are two different things. However, we can still explore the tire route. What tire size(s) are you running?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-19-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
+1 If you have received a digital printout...

+1 If you have received a digital printout showing that your alignment is well in spec, then the next step is tires. Generally speaking, the more performance-oriented the tire, the more it tends to...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-16-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 377
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
If the wheels are 17X7-17X8.5, you can use tire...

If the wheels are 17X7-17X8.5, you can use tire size 225/45R17.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-16-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
If the wheel will be 17X8, you'll use 225/45R17. ...

If the wheel will be 17X8, you'll use 225/45R17.

If the wheel will be 17X7 or 17X7.5, you can use 205/50R17 or 225/45R17.

Tires http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=BN4&url=/tires/index.jsp
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-11-2015, 07:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Unfortunately the Tire Rack does not offer...

Unfortunately the Tire Rack does not offer discounts (even to forum members). However when ordering through http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=BN4&url=index.jsp and referencing "Gary/E46Fanatics" as...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-11-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Front looks great, rear is too aggressive. Stick...

Front looks great, rear is too aggressive. Stick with 35mm offset of higher in the rear.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-10-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 323
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The Michelin Pilot Super Sport, Bridgestone S04...

The Michelin Pilot Super Sport, Bridgestone S04 Pole Position, and Continental Extreme Contact DW are three of the best in that category.

Tires ...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-10-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
If you're trying to avoid rubbing, stick with...

If you're trying to avoid rubbing, stick with 225/35R19 and 255/30R19. Tell me more about what you mean by wanting a tire that "isn't so blocky". Is this strictly cosmetic or are there performance...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-09-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Very aggressive, not likely to fit up front...

Very aggressive, not likely to fit up front without modification.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 03-06-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 295
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
What exact sizes ? What exact model? Does "about...

What exact sizes ? What exact model? Does "about $600" mean $575 or does it mean $680?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-28-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 343
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Best winter sizing would be as follows (in order...

Best winter sizing would be as follows (in order of effectiveness in snow) :

205/55R16

205/50R17

225/45R17

225/40R18
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-28-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
We no longer carry SSR simply due to changes in...

We no longer carry SSR simply due to changes in how the company wishes to distribute their wheels. We would likely carry them to this day if we were offered to.

There are literally hundreds of...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-27-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 513
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
I'm very sorry to read about this and apologize...

I'm very sorry to read about this and apologize for the situation. I wasn't involved in the order or processing but I can certainly get you connected with our customer service manager for immediate...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-26-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Tires can drop 1psi of pressure for every 10...

Tires can drop 1psi of pressure for every 10 degree F drop in ambient temperature, but most tires also lose pressure slowly over time by as much as 1psi a month. You probably are experiencing a...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-26-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
275/40R19 is too tall to fit the E46.

275/40R19 is too tall to fit the E46.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-20-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 511
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
+1 Aside from looking ridiculous, it will...

+1

Aside from looking ridiculous, it will also likely affect ABS and DSC.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-13-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
205/55R16, 225/50R16, 225/45R17 and 225/40R18 are...

205/55R16, 225/50R16, 225/45R17 and 225/40R18 are all very close in overall diameter.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-09-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 513
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
If you'd like to be completely sure, get a tread...

If you'd like to be completely sure, get a tread depth measurement on your current tires and the used tire. A new tire is 10/32nds of an inch deep. Most would recommend that the depths are no more...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-09-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 513
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
If the tread depths are similar, you should have...

If the tread depths are similar, you should have no problems given that you are buying the exact same size, brand, and model of tire. A new tire will have to be balanced, but nothing else needs to...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-30-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 791
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Top choices for summer tires would include the...

Top choices for summer tires would include the Michelin Pilot Super Sport and Continental Extreme Contact DW.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-30-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 791
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Are you driving with these tires in freezing...

Are you driving with these tires in freezing temperatures?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-29-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 791
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
All season tires?

All season tires?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-26-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 791
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Recommended sizing would be 225/40R18 up front...

Recommended sizing would be 225/40R18 up front and 245/35R18 or 255/35R18 rear.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-07-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 449
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
We do not carry this brand of wheel, but we have...

We do not carry this brand of wheel, but we have several similar styles of mesh wheels that you can view on our site. Check out our wheel search feature here :

Wheels ...
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