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  1. X5 inner tyre (tire) wear query

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I’m running an X5 (F15) xdrive 30d M Sport spec vehicle just under 3 years only with only 29k miles and it just gone in for it’s first statutory inspection (MOT) which it passed ? ... ...the photos taken from the dealers video of the inside edge of the rear tyres however aren’t great. Is...
  2. Coding tire pressure and temperature 2014 530d

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys, Tried to code in tire pressure and temperature to be shown in idrive. Before I could only see all 4 tyres as green in vehicle info section. Using Carly I turned all 3 sections to ON in NBT module. First section I chose Temperature and Pressure and the other two just ON. Restarted...
  3. Wheel bearing noise or tire noise? E46 touring

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi all, Looking for some advise and sorry in advance for the long post but I've been struggling with this for a while A couple of months ago I noticed a little humming/buzzing noise while driving down the motorway, when I looked at the tyres it's appeared my front drivers side was a slightly...
  4. 5.25d xDrive tire

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi, What is the correct tire types for 5.25d xDrive (2013 F10 Premium+Modern Line) ? Front : 245/45/R18 Rear : 275/40/R18 ? Can I use all of them as 245/45/R18 ?
  5. What does resetting tire pressure do?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I had a flat type monitor warning today while I was driving stating that my rear right side tire pressure is low and it gave me an option to initialize tire pressure, so I stopped and did just that. The warning gone away. I would like to know If i still go and fill my car tires pressure up...
  6. Rear left wheel loses grip even with new tire and shock absorber?!?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello again, Every time i plant the right foot in the wet, rear left wheel would lose grip but the rear right wouldn't. My rear left shock needed replacing so thought that was the issue. Replaced it and its still losing grip. Also, when that wheel goes over a pot hole, it would jump out to the...
  7. 2003 325i tire wear

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    my right front tire is leaning in at the top and is wearing the inside of my tire i replaced the lower control arm and ball joint and no change I'm wondering if the spindle knuckle is bent r would a bad strut cause that problem. also after i changed the control arm now my steering wheel is off...
  8. 2007 335i 19x9.5 tire fitment help

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi I've just bought a 335i and its already got 19s on, but they cheap brand. So I want to take off and put something good on, like p zero or something. But on there at the minute is 235/35 19... To me that's too small and stretched, the rims are too close to the road and have already been hit...
  9. 335i 19x 9.5j tire fitment

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi I've just bought a 335i and its already got 19s on, but they cheap brand. So I want to take off and put something good on, like p zero or something. But on there at the minute is 235/35 19... To me that's too small and stretched, the rims are too close to the road and have already been hit...
  10. 330i sport touring rear tire spec

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys Silly question. Need new rears for the missus touring. Currently has Bridgestones 255 35 18 which i believe is correct. Question is can i put 245 35 18,s on the rears ? Or will this mess up the cruise control etc.???? Many thanks
  11. Tyre Pressure Placard Photos -F30 LCI 320i/328i xDrive Touring

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I am looking for photo(s) of the door jam placard and/or owner manual pages for a UK/Euro F30 LCI 320i/328i xDrive Touring regarding correct tyre pressures for all the various wheel and tyre sizes. I have a new 330i xDrive Wagon (Touring) on order in the States (I'm based here now) and the tyre...
  12. 2004 E46 318i Coupe - Tire Advice and Recommendations Required for my New Car

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Purchased my Silver 318i earlier in the month and am very pleased with the car. I would appreciate some advice on the current set of tires. - The front wheels have Bridgestone Turanza T001 (225/50/R16/92W) fitted - still with plenty of tread and evenly worn. - However, at the back the car has...
  13. Tire sizes

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi there I have a 64 plate BMW 330d Xdrive tourer with the upgraded 20" wheels. The rear tires are due for replacement size 255/30/20 run flat and no one stocks this size in a run flat tire and even the plate inside the drivers door states this is the correct size and that run flat tires have...
  14. tire pressure 205/55/16

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello, My 2011 E91 is the 320D Efficient Dynamics version. meaning I must use 205/55/16 tires. I chose non run flat tyres, because they are more comfortable, and many roads around here are a mess. I feel the car somewhat unstable at around 130km/h. I lowered pressure down to 2.2 in all 4...
  15. Matt Farah 'The smoking tire' - lightly modified 135i road test

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Matt Farah of 'The Smoking Tire' road tests a BMW 135i in the Malibu canyon roads. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PplxyZAbDEY&feature=youtu.be&a
  16. How to inflate my tire? (or: am I a dumbass?)

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hello everyone, first time posting here. This morning I saw one of the tires on my 2000 e46 wasn't fully inflated and went to a gas station with compressor to inflate it just to find myself confused. I have these 2 piece rims with center part screwed onto outer barell. Problem is in the air...
  17. E90 320d Tire pressures (Now on non-runflats)

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I've changed from run flat tires to Goodyear Eagle F1 asm 2's and I'm just wondering what tire pressures I should set as the pressures listed on the inside of the door will have been for the run flat tires. I've got the standard M-Sport 17's so the sizes (from memory) are 225/45 fronts...
  18. Tire question on 120D M Sprt

    General BMW Discussions
    I have recently purchased a 57 plate BMW 120D M sport and I have noticed that it has non standard tires fitted, 225 45 R17 all round. Is this an acceptable set up? and will it effect my odometer etc?
  19. Space Saver Spare Tire Kit for F30/31 M sport with BLUE breake clipers

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, On my F31 Xdrive M Sport I've got runflats on the 19" wheels with the bigger(blue caliper with M logo) brakes as well. BMW said that I cant have a space saver spare tire kit as I've got bigger brakes! But I've seen a lot of videos about fitting space saver tire on E90 M3. I'm doing a lot of...
  20. BMW e61 rear tire wear!!

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello guys. My girlfriend punctured one of my rear tire couple of days ago. Here is the reason for puncture: This is after 2 summers drive. As you can see here it has a starnge wear on the inside. But i can not understand why this has happend. The tire wear overall on the tire looks...
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