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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 02-27-2017, 09:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,318
Posted By BruceOmega
Are you looking for summer tires? Both the tires...

Are you looking for summer tires? Both the tires mentioned above as well as the OEM Goodyear LS2's are all seasons, not winter tires.

Bruce
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 02-24-2017, 02:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,318
Posted By BruceOmega
We also have a 2011 X3 35i. It came from the...

We also have a 2011 X3 35i. It came from the factory with Goodyear LS2 run flat tires, 245/45-19 square setup. At 25,000 miles (40,000 kilometers) we needed to replace the LS2's. Wanted to stay...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 01-04-2017, 09:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,983
Posted By BruceOmega
I have the Pirelli P Zero All Season Plus with...

I have the Pirelli P Zero All Season Plus with revised compound on my 340i. So far so good but have only had them a little less than 2 weeks.

On our 2011 X3 35i with 19" square setup, I replaced...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-22-2016, 10:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,970
Posted By BruceOmega
My hard copy owners manual shows different...

My hard copy owners manual shows different recommended tire pressures for the same size and type tires but on different models of the 3 series. For less than 100 mph, with the staggered 18" summer...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-14-2016, 08:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,970
Posted By BruceOmega
Do you or others happen to know how accurate the...

Do you or others happen to know how accurate the TPMS readout is?

This morning after a short 4 mile drive my TPMS was reading 34 psi for my front tires. About 90 minutes later I checked the front...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-09-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,529
Posted By BruceOmega
FWIW, I had a pre-LCI 2013 335i xDrive with the...

FWIW, I had a pre-LCI 2013 335i xDrive with the adaptive suspension and I just replaced it with an LCI 2017 340i xDrive also with adaptive suspension.

With both cars in Comfort mode the 340i has a...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-09-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,529
Posted By BruceOmega
As I understand VSS has a non linear rack so the...

As I understand VSS has a non linear rack so the ratio changes as you turn the wheel, but that does not affect the steering effort itself.

Servotronic power steering, which is on all 3 series...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 12-07-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,788
Posted By BruceOmega
FWIW I have DriveGuards on my 2013 335i...

FWIW

I have DriveGuards on my 2013 335i xDrive with 18" square setup and have been satisfied with them. They were the only run-flat all-season tire at TireRack that carried a speed rating (W)...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 12-06-2016, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,331
Posted By BruceOmega
My new 2017 340i with staggered 18" wheels came...

My new 2017 340i with staggered 18" wheels came in and I picked it up this past Saturday. It came with Potenza S001 tires.

After the reading I did and talking with Rudy yesterday, I placed an...
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-23-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,574
Posted By BruceOmega
Is the slime you're referring to the same as what...

Is the slime you're referring to the same as what Continental uses?
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-23-2016, 01:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,574
Posted By BruceOmega
Thank you, appreciate the link to see what the...

Thank you, appreciate the link to see what the manufacturer says.
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-23-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,574
Posted By BruceOmega
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: F22 / F23 2 Series (2014 - Current) 11-22-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,574
Posted By BruceOmega
Regarding the ContiComfortKit, the description in...

Regarding the ContiComfortKit, the description in Tirerack says:
This product's sealant may interfere with the tire pressure monitoring sensors on vehicles with direct TPMS, possibly leading to...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-26-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,331
Posted By BruceOmega
Rudy, Tire sizes are: Front: 225/45R18 ...

Rudy,

Tire sizes are:
Front: 225/45R18
Rear: 255/40R18

This is for a 2017 340i xDrive that is on order. I'm expecting delivery sometime around mid to late November.

Still deciding if I...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-25-2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,331
Posted By BruceOmega
Pirelli it says original Rudy, Thank...

Pirelli it says original

Rudy,

Thank you, just the kind of information I was seeking.

On the Tirerack website there is only one listing for that Pirelli and it says original compound. Is...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-08-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,331
Posted By BruceOmega
Already tried that. There are no tabulated...

Already tried that. There are no tabulated numerical consumer ratings for the Pirelli so cannot use those criteria to compare to the Bridgestone.

In the Tirerack tests, they compare the Pirelli...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-07-2016, 10:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,331
Posted By BruceOmega
P Zero All Season Plu vs Bridgestone Driveguard

Rudy,

How would you compare the performance of the Pirelli P Zero All Season Plus to the Bridgestone Driveguard? How would you compare their snow and ice capability?

I realize they are two...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-20-2016, 12:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,091
Posted By BruceOmega
Thank you. I am seriously considering getting a...

Thank you. I am seriously considering getting a new 340i and am having trouble choosing between fineline and ash. Did you consider any other trim besides fineline?

Bruce
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-19-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,091
Posted By BruceOmega
Is your interior trim Ash Grain Wood Trim with...

Is your interior trim Ash Grain Wood Trim with Metal Inlay and Pearl Gloss Chrome highlight?

Thanks
Bruce
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 09-09-2016, 09:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,538
Posted By BruceOmega
My understanding is the M235i has the same...

My understanding is the M235i has the same suspension and ride height for both RWD and AWD. Its not the static 704 as you noted, but is an adaptive sport suspension, analogous to adding adaptive to...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 08-26-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,036
Posted By BruceOmega
FWIW, We had the recall done Monday this...

FWIW,

We had the recall done Monday this week. Dropped our vehicle off at 7:30 AM, got a loaner, and the work was completed around 3:30 PM.

Bruce
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Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 08-01-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,454
Posted By BruceOmega
For our 2011 X3 35i, we replaced the OEM Goodyear...

For our 2011 X3 35i, we replaced the OEM Goodyear LS2's with your choice # 2) Michelin Primacy MXM4 ZP RF's. Have been very happy with them and from our experience they meet your criteria.

Do you...
Forum: X3 F25 (2011 - 2017) 07-07-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,447
Posted By BruceOmega
I replaced the OEM Goodyear LS2s with Michelin...

I replaced the OEM Goodyear LS2s with Michelin Primacy MXM4 ZP 245/45-19 tires and have been very happy with the Michelins.
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-21-2016, 08:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,681
Posted By BruceOmega
OP, Did your 2013 335Xi have the Dynamic...

OP,

Did your 2013 335Xi have the Dynamic Handling Package- Adaptive M Suspension and Variable Sport Steering?

Thanks
Bruce
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current) 06-16-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 44,497
Posted By BruceOmega
I checked the Pricing and Ordering guides for...

I checked the Pricing and Ordering guides for MY2017 and I believe its the same as in past years-

Not Increased Top Speed Limiter is default on xDrive

Increased Top Speed Limiter is a no cost...
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