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Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-27-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
It might be cosmetic, but I would suggest taking...

It might be cosmetic, but I would suggest taking the tire to a local shop to have it dismounted and inspected for damage.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-16-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
We have not found that the type of tire has any...

We have not found that the type of tire has any effects on wheel bending from rough road damage.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-14-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 194
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
255/40R17 would fit the rear with no problem....

255/40R17 would fit the rear with no problem. This size is only about a third of an inch taller and wider; not enough to notice any real world handling or ride quality changes.

Tires ...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 07-10-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 180
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The safest bet is to use plastic caps. They are...

The safest bet is to use plastic caps. They are inexpensive and will not corrode.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-24-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 689
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Post your wheel sizes and offset and more members...

Post your wheel sizes and offset and more members can chime in.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-11-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 370
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
If these are OEM E46 M3 wheels, they do not fit...

If these are OEM E46 M3 wheels, they do not fit non-M cars. Search for more details.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-11-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 251
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Do not mix all season tires with summer tires as...

Do not mix all season tires with summer tires as this causes unstable handling. Match with two more Pilot Super Sport tires. You should never mix a taller tire with a shorter tire on this car due to...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-10-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 370
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
What year M3 wheels did you install on it? What...

What year M3 wheels did you install on it? What is the width and offset of the wheels?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-05-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 640
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Link to our wheel search feature : ...

Link to our wheel search feature : http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=BN4&url=/wheels/index.jsp
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-05-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 640
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Here is a direct link to our wheel search feature...

Here is a direct link to our wheel search feature :

Wheels http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=BN4&url=/wheels/index.jsp
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 06-03-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
It is no problem to run 225/40R18 tires on...

It is no problem to run 225/40R18 tires on 18X8.5" wheels. This is actually pretty common to do.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 05-15-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 384
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
They are rated to be safe for 50 miles at 50 MPH...

They are rated to be safe for 50 miles at 50 MPH at zero pressure. Anything beyond that is a gamble where the odds get worse every mile.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 05-06-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 680
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The price is great, but be wary of buying used...

The price is great, but be wary of buying used tires. Often you do not know if there is any damage or issues with the tires until they are mounted and balanced on wheels.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 05-05-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 680
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Perfect. Some of the best summer performance...

Perfect. Some of the best summer performance tires in 225/40R18 will be around that price point. Check out the Bridgestone Potenza S04 Pole Position and Continental Extreme Contact DW.

Tires ...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 05-05-2015, 09:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 680
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Nice weather meaning no snow or freezing temps? ...

Nice weather meaning no snow or freezing temps? If so, are you after a performance tire with great grip but might only see 20,000 miles of wear?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-30-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 367
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
SCCA guys running 17" wheels : the new Kumho V720 is now in stock.

Six sizes in four rim diameters of the Kumho Ecsta V720 (http://www.tirerack.com/tires/tires.jsp?tireMake=Kumho&tireModel=Ecsta+V720&affiliate=BN4) Extreme Performance Summer tires have arrived in...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-30-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 680
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
225/40R18 would work well. Tires ...

225/40R18 would work well.

Tires http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=BN4&url=/tires/index.jsp
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-30-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
I can place an order via email (they are not on...

I can place an order via email (they are not on our site). Shoot me an email with your shipping zip code and I can reply with a total cost and more details.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-29-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Correct. If these are the same BR09 wheels that...

Correct. If these are the same BR09 wheels that we sell for the car, the inner diameter is 72.56mm and the outer diameter is 79.5mm
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-27-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
To get more of a response, members will need more...

To get more of a response, members will need more information about your setup. Post up the width and offset of the wheel as well as your full current tire size.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-20-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 874
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
I've owned both and either is a great choice....

I've owned both and either is a great choice. Between the two, the Pilot Super Sport has a bit quicker steering response and more dry grip while the S04 has a slightly softer ride.

Tires ...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-15-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Bolt pattern and offset are compatible between...

Bolt pattern and offset are compatible between the two. The brakes are slightly larger on the 2003 325i compared to the 1999 323i so not every 16" wheel that fits the 323i will fit the 325i, but...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-13-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Typically not much can be done with tire height...

Typically not much can be done with tire height due to clearances, but you can often find quieter and softer riding tires without changing the size.

What is the year and model of the vehicle in...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-11-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 587
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
No way I know of to make a tire that tall fit.

No way I know of to make a tire that tall fit.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 04-06-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 547
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Correct that wear ratings are only comparable...

Correct that wear ratings are only comparable within the same manufacturer.

That being said, I would agree that we've had the best experience with wear among those with the Continental DW, and...
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