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Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum Today, 09:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 77
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 Today, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 77
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 Yesterday, 10:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
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, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 49
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, 11:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 125
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, 08:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 447
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, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 309
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, 09:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
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, 08:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
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, 01:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 686
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, 11:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 686
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, 12:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 686
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
All season tires?

All season tires?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-26-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 686
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, 08:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
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 ...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-07-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The non M cars do not have as much clearance as...

The non M cars do not have as much clearance as the M3. We have had many reports of rubbing with tires this tall on non M cars. Up front we've used 225/35R19 and 235/35R19 and rear 255/30R19 or...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-23-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 474
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The sizing is not the problem, but having mis...

The sizing is not the problem, but having mis matched tires can indeed be a cause of what you described.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-22-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,229
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Bump for reminder again.

Bump for reminder again.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-18-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,339
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
If your tires are below 4/32nds of an inch of...

If your tires are below 4/32nds of an inch of tread depth, I would not try to run them through a winter season. Run either dedicated winter tires like the Blizzak WS80 or all-season tires like the...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-17-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
I can see no reason to deviate from tire placard...

I can see no reason to deviate from tire placard recommended pressures when using 225/40R18 on your car.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-11-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
If the tires are not the same brand, model, and...

If the tires are not the same brand, model, and type of tire (ie, you are mixing tires), that may be a cause.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-10-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 569
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
With four high quality winter snow tires like the...

With four high quality winter snow tires like the Blizzak WS80, these cars are great in the snow. I'd much rather be driving an E46 on four winter tires than a Honda Civic or Toyota Camry on all...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-08-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
What size Fuzion UHP tires did you buy?

What size Fuzion UHP tires did you buy?
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-08-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,224
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The Hankook Ventus S1 Noble2 is an all season...

The Hankook Ventus S1 Noble2 is an all season tire. The Michelin Pilot Super Sport is a Max Performance Summer tire.
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-08-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
While you can minus size to 16", there are *very*...

While you can minus size to 16", there are *very* few that will clear so your choices are extremely limited. Most go to 17" with 225/45R17 all around for better selection.

Winter ...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 12-01-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
17X7 wheels with 205/50R17 tires will typically...

17X7 wheels with 205/50R17 tires will typically fit a 2004 330i with no problem. For summer use, you may want to consider using 225/45R17 instead, which will also fit those 17X7 wheels.
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