Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > The Best of Bimmerfest! > Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension

Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension
Discuss everything about wheels, tires, suspension and brakes for your BMW.

Sponsored by The Tirerack. Moderated by Rudy@Tirerack.com

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 04-28-2012, 07:03 AM
madentx madentx is offline
Registered User
Location: parker, co
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 2
Mein Auto: 2011 x5
RFT to Cont Extreme Contact. 2011 X5 5.0i

Gary,

My 2011 X5 5.0i with M package has 20" RFT's. I purchased winter tire and wheels (Continental Extreme Contact, staggered on Beyer wheels) to avoid damaging my OEM wheels with the on and off twice yearly. I hate the Beyer wheels and want to run the all weather tires on the OEM wheels all year. Any problem with that? The truck has only 16k miles, so each set has around 8k miles. How many miles should I expect to get from the RFT's with moderate driving?
Reply With Quote
Advertisement
  #2  
Old 04-30-2012, 05:28 AM
Rudy@Tirerack's Avatar
Rudy@Tirerack Rudy@Tirerack is offline
Moderator
Location: rudy@tirerack.com
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 4,358
Mein Auto: 1-800-428-8355 X4664
It would not be a problem to install all-season, non runflat tires on your original wheels. Treadwear is all over the board on the OE tires on the X5. Somewhere in the range of 15,000-25,000 miles seems to be most typical.


Tires http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=AB2&...ires/index.jsp
__________________
Refer to 'Rudy/Bimmerfest' as your previous contact when you order online. Credit Bimmerfest.com by CLICKING HERE.
Rudy@Tirerack.com
Reply With Quote
Reply

See More Related BMW Stories


Forum Navigation
Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > The Best of Bimmerfest! > Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension
Today's Posts Search
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On



Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:28 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2015 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms