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Old 10-11-2005, 12:50 AM   #1
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TIRE FITMENT??? what size do you recommend for...

my dad just picked up a 5er to join the family. The front rims that ive got him to purchase are 18x8.5 and 18x9.5....what tire size is recommended for this setup? thanks!
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Old 10-11-2005, 09:49 AM   #2
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my dad just picked up a 5er to join the family. The front rims that ive got him to purchase are 18x8.5 and 18x9.5....what tire size is recommended for this setup? thanks!
What year and model 5 series, and what offset are the wheels?
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its a 98 528i..the offset is 15 in the front and 22 in the rear
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its a 98 528i..the offset is 15 in the front and 22 in the rear

Start with 235/40R18 front and 265/35R18 rear.

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