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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 08-24-2016, 07:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 411
Posted By GTony
Recommended Sizes. 8.5" MIN.225. IDEAL 235-245....

Recommended Sizes.
8.5" MIN.225. IDEAL 235-245. MAX.255.
9.5" MIN.245. IDEAL 255-265. MAX.275.

Starting with Your Original Set Up you can work out/ask the Tire Places which Combinations best...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 08-09-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,312
Posted By GTony
Guess not :dunno:

Guess not :dunno:
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-21-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,312
Posted By GTony
palpullero Hello - Have my 2 Reply's been of...

palpullero
Hello - Have my 2 Reply's been of any help to you?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-13-2016, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,312
Posted By GTony
Hi palpullero, Just an Addition to my Reply....

Hi palpullero,
Just an Addition to my Reply. Another BMW Site.

Look up XBimmers there BMW X1 Forum.
Go to General BMW X1 (E84) Forum.
Look up Title, 255/35R19 too wide for front. You will...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 07-12-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,312
Posted By GTony
Are you considering Both Square and Staggered Set...

Are you considering Both Square and Staggered Set Ups?
A 9"on the front with a 235/245 Tire might be OK without rubbing. You will have to ask around for this at Tire Places as you have done here....
Forum: Australia 05-23-2016, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,097
Posted By GTony
Sorry for late reply. I use most of these...

Sorry for late reply. I use most of these Products and cant fault them.
www.bowdensown.com.au
A QLD. Aussie Product.
Their Site will explain. :thumbup:
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 04-28-2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,268
Posted By GTony
When I got mine they said every 2 Years. The...

When I got mine they said every 2 Years.
The Dealer was using Castrol at the time so I phoned Castrol Tech. Section and they said, because the Oil for mine they use is Fully Synthetic it is good...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 04-18-2016, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,215
Posted By GTony
Would like to post picture but still trying to...

Would like to post picture but still trying to organize someone to show me. As an old guy I'm getting there.:dunno:
Regarding making the Section around the Wheel Well the same Colour as the Car.
I...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 04-11-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,655
Posted By GTony
Hi Forteatwo, Would be concerned when a Dealer...

Hi Forteatwo,
Would be concerned when a Dealer makes those comments, cant tell you what oil filter your car has and cant do a Proper Service, where everything is checked.
Contact and Change to...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 04-11-2016, 05:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,215
Posted By GTony
I like M Sport look with everything the same...

I like M Sport look with everything the same colour and would only take it to a Professional Paint Shop to match the Bottom Black Sections to my Car Colour, BUT have directed Car Improvements to...
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 04-11-2016, 03:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,838
Posted By GTony
Looks to be one of BMW,s best builds and not a...

Looks to be one of BMW,s best builds and not a limited production.
Great USD$ Pricing BUT Unfortunately in AUST. it will probably Cost more than Double that. Even people that have the Money just...
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 12-01-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,581
Posted By GTony
Hi JimmyX1, Would be still interested in All...

Hi JimmyX1,
Would be still interested in All the Spec's of your Original Type Pads as I'm sure there are many people interested in Lower, Virtually No Dust Pads.

I have Ordered direct from Hawk...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-25-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,142
Posted By GTony
I would Phone Shell, ask for their Technical...

I would Phone Shell, ask for their Technical Dept. They should be able to advise you Their Best Oil for your car and What they supply to BMW.
Make sure you get Shell's Part No's or any Other Brand...
Forum: BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts 11-18-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,489
Posted By GTony
` I use Castrol Edge FST 5W-30 Fully Synthetic...

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I use Castrol Edge FST 5W-30 Fully Synthetic Part No.3373545 at the back bottom R/Hand side of 5L Container. Part No. is important as Suppliers use their own numbers and codes.

For peace of...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 11-18-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,490
Posted By GTony
I checked out the Auto Accessories Places and got...

I checked out the Auto Accessories Places and got Universal Heavy Duty 4WD Mats.
They can be Cut to Size, have a Deep Dish that holds dirt, mud and water etc.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-18-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,581
Posted By GTony
Thanks, will take any help to get rid of my Pads....

Thanks, will take any help to get rid of my Pads.
I have Chrome Wheels to put on and am just not prepared to continually clean all the time with my existing Pads.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-15-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,581
Posted By GTony
Would love to know the Original Type Brand of...

Would love to know the Original Type Brand of Pads you have.
Without going into a Story, my Originals are bad for Dust and have been going through the process of changing.
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-08-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,189
Posted By GTony
Did not realise the USB was slow to Charge,...

Did not realise the USB was slow to Charge, especially with other things on.
Will be getting Cigarette Lighter USB Adaptors for front and back.
Thanks for all your comments.:thumbup:
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 10-04-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,328
Posted By GTony
Mine had the same gap when I picked it up. When...

Mine had the same gap when I picked it up.
When I was checking through everything, like you do with a new car, my rear passenger, for our trip home from the dealer, asked how far can the rear seats...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-30-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 827
Posted By GTony
Well done. Enjoy your new Set Up. What Tires...

Well done. Enjoy your new Set Up.
What Tires did you decide on and I like the VMR 710 style, what colour have you.:thumbup:
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-29-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By GTony
Pretty stingy for an M Car. You think BMW would...

Pretty stingy for an M Car. You think BMW would have at least made them 8"F and 9"R. Anyway moving on to Recommended Sizes.
7.5"- MINIMUM, 205. - IDEAL, 215-225. - MAXIMUM, 235.
8.0"- MIN., ...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 09-28-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By GTony
How Wide are your Rims?

How Wide are your Rims?
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-28-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 974
Posted By GTony
+1

+1
Forum: X1 E84 (2011 - 2015) 09-28-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 784
Posted By GTony
:yikes: I live with bad country roads and my...

:yikes:

I live with bad country roads and my Original Square Set Up is 225/50/17 RFT's.
I changed to 18" NRFT's Square 225/45 then Staggered 225/45F and 255/40R, PSS.
Have been satisfied that...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 09-21-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,876
Posted By GTony
Looks to be a great product. Medium size,...

Looks to be a great product. Medium size, style/shape, 4 doors etc. Is that a big intercooler up front and rear spoiler off the roof?
Interesting to see how Ford work out Pricing Comparisons with...
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