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 > BMW Model Discussions > X Series > X1 E84 (2011 - current)

X1 E84 (2011 - current)
The new to the US BMW X1 will arrive at BMW dealers in the fall of 2012 as a 2013 model year. Get your X1 28i with either sDrive (RWD) or xDrive (AWD) or get the US exclusive I6 N55 powered X1 35i dDrive.

 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 10-22-2012, 07:12 PM
skndchanzs skndchanzs is offline
Registered User
Location: So California
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 62
Mein Auto: 2013 X1
Run flat tires and winter weather

I know nothing about run flats or driving in snow or ice, so please forgive if these are dumb questions. I live in So California and didn't feel the need to get AWD or winter package. However, we will be taking a road trip up to Seattle this December and am wondering about the run flats on the car. Weather predictions don't show a lot of snow, but there will be some and ice as well.

Will the run flats be ok? Can you use chains with run flats? Depending upon when I pick up the car - at Pt Hueneme right now - don't think I will have completed the break in period before we go. The trip is about 1200 miles each way. Should I just leave the x1 home and take my Dad's Nissan Titan extended cab......please, anything but that!!!

Any suggestions would be appreciated!

DeeDee
Reply With Quote
Advertisement
 

Bookmarks


Forum Navigation
Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > X Series > X1 E84 (2011 - current)
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 12:56 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms