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Old 12-04-2012, 07:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Mandeville View Post
BMW has warned that the X3 suspension is specifically designed for runflats and replacing them with conventional tires will result in a poorer suspension perfornance and comfort.

Should this warning just be discounted as BMW BS for the sole purpose of defending and supporting their decision to promote and fit only runflats ?

And will the X3 suspension perform just as well, or better, with good conventional tires ?

Mandeville

Nope they will actually blame any problems on the tires if you switch them. Shoot they blamed my transmission problems on me changing the speakers.
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