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Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-21-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By Gary@Tirerack
17X8.5 can fit the rear of an E36 325i depending...

17X8.5 can fit the rear of an E36 325i depending on the wheel offset and tire sizing without modifications.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-21-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Tires can be remounted multiple times with no...

Tires can be remounted multiple times with no problems. Quite a few drivers swap out winter and summer tires on the same wheels season after season.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 07-18-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 110
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
In size 325/30R21, the only street tires made are...

In size 325/30R21, the only street tires made are run flat tires. If your reason for hating run flats is due to ride complaints, you do not want to use 21" wheels.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-26-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 234
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Its not ideal but at least you're putting the...

Its not ideal but at least you're putting the newer and slightly better handling tire in the rear.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-19-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Soap, water, and elbow grease should do the trick.

Soap, water, and elbow grease should do the trick.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-19-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Correct. Linky :...

Correct.

Linky : http://www.tirerack.com/wheels/WheelCloseUpServlet?target=wheelCloseUp&wheelMake=Platinum&wheelModel=Wolverine&wheelFinish=Machined+w%2FBlack+Accent&tab=wheels?affiliate=AB2
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-12-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Yes, you can use 285/30R19 on that car.

Yes, you can use 285/30R19 on that car.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-12-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Try Ebay or the forum classifieds area.

Try Ebay or the forum classifieds area.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-12-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
On what year and model of car? What size and...

On what year and model of car? What size and offset wheel?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-12-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 919
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Depends on the situation. Being in a very light...

Depends on the situation. Being in a very light snow area you could run the same size, but more effective winter traction is generally found with more narrow tires.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-10-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 257
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Unfortunately there is no rating for strength on...

Unfortunately there is no rating for strength on wheels so anything you hear or read about them is conjecture. From my experience, a pothole or road irregularity bad enough to bend wheel A will...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 06-06-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 337
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
While we have not directly compared them, but the...

While we have not directly compared them, but the RE960 A/S RFT is more performance oriented and is in a different category. It has faster steering response and more dry grip than the Driveguard,...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-30-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 266
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Yes, the WS70 is one of the best winter tires...

Yes, the WS70 is one of the best winter tires that we've had experience with. These would be an outstanding choice for a more aggressive winter tire for maximum traction on ice and snow.

Winter...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-28-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
+1 The DWS makes perfect sense for what the OP is...

+1 The DWS makes perfect sense for what the OP is looking for.

Tires http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=AB2&url=/tires/index.jsp
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-22-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
It is important that all four tires match. It is...

It is important that all four tires match. It is especially important not to mix run flat and non run flat tires due to different sidewall stiffnesses. Given the situation, my customer service...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-19-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Summer-only tires like the Pilot Super Sport will...

Summer-only tires like the Pilot Super Sport will actually have less grip in freezing temps than the Pilot A/S3. The A/S3 is so responsive and has such a high level of wet/dry grip for an all-season...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-16-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Unfortunately we have not yet had any experience...

Unfortunately we have not yet had any experience on the ContiSportContact 5 SSR, sorry.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-07-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 336
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
We have not tried much taller tires on the X1 yet...

We have not tried much taller tires on the X1 yet (just 235/50R17), we cannot say if this will fit.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-06-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 291
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
These tire sizes would fit on 18X8.5" wheels, but...

These tire sizes would fit on 18X8.5" wheels, but with a 35m offset, this fitment may require some fender lip rolling in order to fit without rubbing.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-05-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Yes, the RE960 A/S RFT is indeed a third...

Yes, the RE960 A/S RFT is indeed a third generation (3G) run flat tire. If you're willing to trade off some handling and dry grip for a tire with a smoother, quieter ride and longer wear, then the...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-05-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 291
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Unfortunately we've had reports of rubbing with...

Unfortunately we've had reports of rubbing with sizes larger than 235/40R18 up front and 255/35R18 rear.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-02-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 762
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Yes, on OEM tires, we would default to the air...

Yes, on OEM tires, we would default to the air pressures that BMW recommends.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-01-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 271
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
Unless you are replacing all four tires, you...

Unless you are replacing all four tires, you should purchase the exact brand and model of tire.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 05-01-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 601
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
The highest performance among those three is,...

The highest performance among those three is, without a doubt, the Pilot Super Sport.

Tires http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=AB2&url=/tires/index.jsp
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 04-28-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By Gary@Tirerack
We have used 225/45R18 with no problem on that...

We have used 225/45R18 with no problem on that car.

Special order time will vary from tire to tire. At this point we are estimating about one to two weeks after you place your order on the...
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