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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello, I have noticed weird belt stretching like noise from my engine bay, when i switch on higher gear too early. Basically when rpm is below 2000 and i am trying to accelerate. I changed my fan and ac belts 2-3 weeks ago. What could be the reason for that noise? Best regards, Tom
  2. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hey guy's Right i will be getting my new rim's at the end off them,however they wont see there way on the bimmer till near pod time after arches and paint has been finished :D So i'm going be need to get tyre's to suit as these are 8.5j front's and 10j rear's :jaw-dropping:rofl 1. So which...
  3. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    1998 e36 318is I have just got some borbet a deep dish rims for my car and are fitted with 215 40 16 tyres stretched, the car is lowered 40 mm also but with these wheels they do not fill the arches aswell as b4! Anyone else using deep dish tryes and what suspension set up you running, thanks...
  4. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    right then guys, im after stretching the tyres on my e36 loon, currently on the rims are 225 45 17, what size do i go for? im thinking maybe 205 40 17? any help would be greatly appreciated:)
  5. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    hi guys hope some of you can help im constintly getting asked what tyre sizes are required for stretching tyres on wider rims to keep the rolling radius within the 4% mark not up on this and should be really so any help or links that will advise of tyres required for different widths would be...
  6. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    got m3 wheels on my car 7.5 j on front and 8.5 on rear.... last time i had rubbers i fitted 225 45 17 on the rear and 215 on the front..... love the look on the rears.... will fitting 205 40 17 on the front and 215 45 17 on the back be ok? anyone else running stretched look?
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