Very interesting description of the "float". Personally I was hoping z51vette could better describe what be meant by floaty feeling. Your description does make some sense to me but I still don't feel that (I'm on 19 inch rft michelins).
Originally Posted by watrob
There is diffinetely a difference in feeling when an AD X5 is on Bridgestone
RFT against Dunlops RFT.
I have had four X5 E70's with AD, all have had Dunlop 20"RFT but this one has Bridgestone
's, and it does not feel as stable.
I think the sidewalls of the bridgestones
give more, so there is more movement you feel under cornering giving you the feeling the X5 is floating, it dips as the sidewalls flex?
Do either of your AD cars have self level suspension?
2008 Mercedes-Benz CLS550 Iridium Silver/Black Leather -- P2/321/881 (leasetraded 1/10)
2002 BMW 325i --Topaz Blue/Natural Brown Leather --SP/PP/HK/CWP/Bi-xenon (Sold 9/06)