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Old 10-03-2012, 06:31 PM
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Originally Posted by kmohan View Post
I have a 2011 335d Sports Package with RFT. Coming up on 35K miles. I am still on the original tires. I was told the tires will last only 25K miles. I do 90 miles daily, almost 90% freeway. It looks like I have some more tread left. I hope to pull another 10K miles from it. Did some comparison on the prices for new tires. Costco's price is $915 for all four tires 2 Front ( Bridgestone® POTENZA RE050 225/40R18) @ $244.74 each and 2 Rear (BFGoodrich® g-Force™ Sport 255/35R18 ) @ $212.74 each. I am thinking of changing the tires now and have these 4 as "Spares" in case I have a flat. What do you guys think?
Also does Costco's policy of fixing the flats hold for RFT? I asked the Costco Tire Shop in Livermore, I was told they would replace flat tires , but did not elaborate. Any experiences with Costco and RFT?

Krish Mohan
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