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Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-06-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By x_l_r_8
Found a post with a pic of someone running...

Found a post with a pic of someone running 265/70r17's with no rubbing or problems. Those are 31.61" and the 255/65r18 I'm thinking off would be 31.05", over .5" smaller. Stocks are 29.0". ...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-06-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By x_l_r_8
Hey QSilver7, thanks for your input. Info much...

Hey QSilver7, thanks for your input. Info much appreciated. Would going to a 235/65r18 really give me more "cushion" or would I end up with just a narrower tire with about the same sidewall height?...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-05-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By x_l_r_8
Yes, my speedo is optimistic showing 75mph while...

Yes, my speedo is optimistic showing 75mph while going 70mph. Imagine that, a BMW with a correct speedo as a bonus...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-05-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By x_l_r_8
My speedo is off by 5mph at 70mph according to my...

My speedo is off by 5mph at 70mph according to my GPS as is with stock tires so this may actually "correct" it. I'm more concerned about other electronics and the awd system.
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-05-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,374
Posted By x_l_r_8
Same transmission jerk here on our 04 X5 4.4i...

Same transmission jerk here on our 04 X5 4.4i with 130K. I was about to change out the trans fluid and filter to see if it would help but my mechanic says don't do it. He's a BMW master certified...
Forum: X5 E53 (1999 - 2006) 11-05-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By x_l_r_8
04 X5 4.4i - plus sizing tires

I'm getting close to needing new tires and considering plus sizing the stock 255/55r18's with 255/65r18's. Well...I guess that would be considered plus plus sizing. :p The stocks are 29" and the...
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