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Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-22-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By daboni
Thank you all. Ended up buying 255 40 17 Goodyear...

Thank you all. Ended up buying 255 40 17 Goodyear tires.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 03-15-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By daboni
e39 tire question

Hi,
I have a factory staggered setup on my e39 m sport with 235 45 17 front and 255 40 17 back.
Is it ok to use a 245 45 17 tyre in the back instead of 255 40 17?

245 is cheaper and easier to...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-28-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 790
Posted By daboni
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-28-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 790
Posted By daboni
I need summer tires since I already have winter...

I need summer tires since I already have winter wheels. HP Primacy maybe?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-28-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 790
Posted By daboni
Thanks for the info. What would you suggest...

Thanks for the info.

What would you suggest in that price range? High performance summer?

Thank you.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-28-2014, 02:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By daboni
Just realized that my winter 225 55 16...

Just realized that my winter 225 55 16 Continental are 99H XL too... Damn!

And I was wondering why the car feels hard on 16s...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-27-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 206
Posted By daboni
need help with tyres

Is there a difference in ride comfort between normal and XL (extra load) tires?

I am considering buying Hankook v12's and their 255 40 17 tire only comes in XL version. Since my e39 is M sport I...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-27-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 790
Posted By daboni
Question XL tires?

Is there a big difference in ride comfort between normal and XL (extra load) tires?
I am considering buying Hankook v12's and their 255 40 17 tire only comes in XL version. Since my e39 is M sport I...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-14-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
Interesting... i read everywhere that you cannot...

Interesting... i read everywhere that you cannot mix tires on one axle and it is important that you have the same tires on the front and the same in the back...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-13-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
I wasn't being sarcastic. What do you mean by...

I wasn't being sarcastic. What do you mean by "reasonably matched"? I think being the right dimension, all summer and about the same thread is a match.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-13-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
I don't really drive beyond 160 kmh on highways,...

I don't really drive beyond 160 kmh on highways, so performance compatibility is not an issue.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-13-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
I went today to see them and they are hard as...

I went today to see them and they are hard as hell. I read everywhere that if a tyre has hardened, it probably wasn't stored properly and is not good anymore.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-12-2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 419
Posted By daboni
Ok, thanks to you all. I guess I'll go for it....

Ok, thanks to you all.
I guess I'll go for it. We agreed on 160e (220$) for two. Too good not to take it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-12-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
Ok, thanks to you all. I guess I'll go for it....

Ok, thanks to you all.
I guess I'll go for it. We agreed on 160e (220$) for two. Too good not to take it.
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-11-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
Ah, ok. I guess I'll have them longer then. :)

Ah, ok. I guess I'll have them longer then. :)
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-11-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
I have winter tyres for winters, so these would...

I have winter tyres for winters, so these would be only for the summer.

I can't be sure if they have been stored properly, all I can do is inspect them to see if they look ok and if the rubber is...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-11-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
These particular tires are made in 2009. I...

These particular tires are made in 2009.

I am from continental Europe, and here F1 cannot be found under 200 euro (270 usd).

I believe there are other great tires, but this deal is about GY...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-11-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
Out drive? Sorry, English is not my native...

Out drive? Sorry, English is not my native language.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-11-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 419
Posted By daboni
They look new. I am from Europe, and this tire...

They look new.
I am from Europe, and this tire cannot be found under 200 euro (270 usd) here.

I guess, from that standpoint, it is a good deal?
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 01-11-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 419
Posted By daboni
Should I buy these tires?

Looking to buy 2 255 40 17 summer tires for my 2003 e39 525d m sport.
New tires in this dimension are expensive so I was looking into some part worns, but then a guy offered me NEW Goodyear Eagle...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 01-11-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 743
Posted By daboni
Should I buy these tires?

Looking to buy 2 255 40 17 summer tires for my 2003 e39 525d m sport.
New tires in this dimension are expensive so I was looking into some part worns, but then a guy offered me NEW Goodyear Eagle...
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-21-2010, 01:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 702
Posted By daboni
anyone?

anyone?
Forum: E46 (1999 - 2006) 07-20-2010, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 702
Posted By daboni
320d 136 or 150 bhp?

Hi everyone,
I'm planning to buy a 320d 2000-2004 bmw, but still haven't decided between pre-facelift and the facelift option.
I read a lot of stuff on the net, and it seems that the 136bhp model...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-18-2010, 02:31 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 206,936
Posted By daboni
Can I get something more out of my 316i or these...

Can I get something more out of my 316i or these mods are generally suited for bigger engines?
It's a 97 m43.
Thanks.
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 05-17-2010, 06:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 835
Posted By daboni
e36 compact speakers

Hi,
since it seems quite complicated to access the rear speakers in the compact version, I wonder if there is anyone who has done it successfully and can guide me throug this?
I googled around, but...
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