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  1. Help with tyres

    General BMW Discussions
    I have a 1 series coupe m sport 125i, 2013 plate. Car had its MOT this morning at my local BMW garage and passed but there was an advisory for the two front tyres that they are both cracked between treads. Both tyres are at 7mm tread. I was shown this on a video health check. The service...
  2. BBS wheels on 318i

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I’m looking to fit 8x17 BBS alloys with 215/45/17 tyres onto a 1997 E36 4 door. At the moment it has standard suspension, when I fit the wheels and tyres they rub on the rear wheel arch. How do I cure this problem without changing my tyres?
  3. Questions on run flat tyres

    General BMW Discussions
    HI all A couple of questions on my F30 335d Xdrive. Currently have Bridgestone S001s. My fronts are 225/40/19 and my rears are 255/35/18. 1. Are the profiles correct since I know the back wheels are obviously wider but not sure why there is a wide difference inc the rim size and side profile...
  4. Best options for tyres

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    My tyres are going to need replacing very soon. Its a 65 plate 420D coupe with M3 Wheels on... its an Xdrive and currently has run flats fitted Its currently got different sized tyres on the front from the back: Front has 225 / 45/ R18 (Y 91Y) Back has 255 / 40 / R18 (Y 95Y) Two questions...
  5. 120d Tyres too big?

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi everyone, I have just bought a 2nd hand 120d and noticed after purchase that the tyres on the rear are bigger than on the front. The front has 225/45R17 91w and the rear has 245/45ZR17 99w. Both these sizes are bigger than what the door frame pressure chart lists and therefore i have no...
  6. M Sport Winter Tyres

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    I have a 320d 2013 Msport with 19" wheels. Standard brakes. Can i buy a set of bmw 17" with winter tyres and put them on? I read something about offsets etc so am a bit confused...
  7. All season tyres for X3

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi I recently got an X3. It was the showroom model and I had no imput on tyres or rims. The problem is the run flats. Unless you are on a smooth road it’s a very harsh ride. I also live in rural Scotland and get snowed in every year. I want to change over to all season tyres that worked well for...
  8. 335d xdrive tyres

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Firstly I will apologise for this post as I'm sure it has been done to absolute death!!! I have searched but havent found a definitive answer to what i'm looking for. I have been told today that i am needing 2 new tyres on the rear of my 335d xdrive. I am having to change all 4 as i have...
  9. Winter tyres (again?)

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Um, sorry to ask dumb, newbie question probably answered umpteen times before, but .... I have recently taken delivery of 335dx which will likely need a set of tyres when winter sets in. Despite the asymmetrical sizing currently fitted I am hoping to fit 235/45 R18 Conti wintercontact TS 860 S...
  10. Genuine BMW G30 5 Series 664M 19" Alloy Wheels + Runflat Tyres M Sport TPMS G31

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Sorry if this is in the wrong thread I bought these for my e93 but they didn’t fit so putting them up for sale. £1150 Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. Are laufenn tyres budget?

    BFuk Open Topic
    Hi I asked for mid range tyres stating I did not want budget but I have concerns these are budget and they charged me 191.97 for the tyres and fitting. The other tyre place said b grades were only like 150. It says on the receipt 255 35 18y laufenn 94y Xl fuel eff: E wet grip :C noise 73db
  12. 520d touring 2014 wheels and tyres

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    hi all , i am new to this so please be patient i have just sold a 520d luxury 63 plate , bought a 520d se touring 14 plate , i took 19inch wheels off saloon and put them on my estate that had 17inch now on the saloon , anyway the tpms on the estate will not resett , it is saying cant read ...
  13. E31 92 850i Front Tyres

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Having followed the recent correspondence on sourcing rear tyres, I am currently sourcing replacement Front Tyres and am looking for advice. I've already had a conversation as to whether I'd favour performance (Grip) over Fuel Economy (at which I laughed) - so Grip it is. I currently run on...
  14. 285x35x19 tyres fitment

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    quick question guys will the tyre size above fit on the rears of my bmw 645 originals are 275x35x19s cheers in advance oh i have 20mm spacers fitted too ....
  15. Set of 4x MV2 Replica alloy wheels and tyres - swaps or sale

    Alloy wheels and tyres for sale
    Hi just wanted to put these on sale as I am looking for smaller wheels, now found a set so these are available. I have a set of 4x MV2 replica alloy wheels with tyres fitted to an E46 that just passed it's MOT. Apologies they need a clean. Some kerbing would need a refurb to make perfect...
  16. New tyres

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Looking to replace the rear tyres on my 2012 F30. I have been looking at 2 part worn (come off a new accident damaged 3 series) they have 7.5 mm of tread and are Goodyear efficient grip. The seller is asking £180 for the pair. Would you consider there, not knowing the history behind them or the...
  17. Tyres slightly worn...

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    This gave me quite a shock today... The driver’s side one isn’t much better either. I fitted these less than 2 years ago, just after I had all the control arms and tie rods replaced and a 4 wheel Hunter alignment. They’ve only covered about 10,000miles since then and I had no advisories on my...
  18. New tyres.

    Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi all , the tyres on my f31 (320d) msport are coming to the end of their life and I am not replacing the run flats, so can anyone recomend some mid range tyres, the car very rarely gets driven hard ,but at the same time would like some decent wet grip , not impressed with the wet performance of...
  19. Rear tyres

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi guys finally got my tyres changed. Have gone for Falken's F510 for the fronts. However the tyre shop are unable to get ANY brand tyres for the rears. I am running the Factory Throwing Stars 235 x 45 x 17 front 265 x 40 x 17 rear. I have also looked online for 265's and nothing. I should...
  20. 19" BMW Alloys With Winter Tyres GT / F07

    Alloy wheels and tyres for sale
    Alloys are in good condition, tyres are worn with feathering on the edges. £500 - I'm near Newcastle Upon Tyne.