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Old 06-18-2013, 07:54 PM
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Mein Auto: 2011 x3 3.5i
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Originally Posted by roadkillrob View Post
Before I worried too much, I would get a tire gauge for 5 bucks and measure myself, jut by measuring a a slightly different part of the tire, closer to the edge than the middle will make a 1/32" difference - measure across the tire at 3 different places on each side and see how they compare - guessing they just do it fast and they are actually the same. (or your run it in weekend nascar races and get more wear on the right side from turning left all day!)
A reason to go nascar race then

The car has 18 inch wheels and I am not sure if the tires were replaced. The car has 27k on it and if not replaced it has about half the tires life left. Probably will reach 45k - I will be happy though it might have performance issue towards the 2-3/32nd tread. I had another mechanic check but he only used his bare fingers and told that I had about half tires tread left.
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