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X5 F15 (2014 - Current)
The all new F15 BMW X5 started production August 2013 as a 2014 model year. The new X5 arrives in sDrive35i (RWD), xDrive35i, xDrive50i and a diesel xDrive 35d.

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Old 06-14-2017, 06:03 PM
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I'm not kidding you NICKDI- but the 20" versions of the DWS06 were garbage/junk! I love the look of the 20s, but when you do the staggered setup, the rears wear out faster than the fronts. Most all of the tire manufacturers cut the treadlife warranty in HALF if you are running staggered setup! I did not realize that til recently. Michelin came out with some new All Season Pilot Sport A/S 3 N-Spec for the Panamera. They also match our 20" staggered factory setup - non run flat. They have EXCELLENT treadwear rating and 500 AA A. I think I'm going to do these next if I decided not to replace with the same conti's RFT I have now. It comes up as a replacement tire for the 2016 BMW X5 M Sport with 20" setup on tirerack.com. Pricing seems VERY reasonable. Some of these runflat replacement tires can be upwards of $500+ per tire - hell to the NO on that nonsense!!
I have 20" DWS06 on our 7 series, staggered. Wonderful tires.
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Old 06-15-2017, 10:25 AM
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I have 20" DWS06 on our 7 series, staggered. Wonderful tires.
Interesting. While staggered on your 7 series setup, I don't think you are running 275/40R20's in the front and 315/35R20s in the rear. The rear tires were the most problematic when dealing with the DWS06. Seems about 50/50 mixed on all the reviews on here I have read and elsewhere. People either seem to love them or hate them. I hated them - worst tires I EVER owned on 35+ luxury vehicles, hands down! The ONLY thing I liked about them is how they showed the wear pattern with the "S" disappearing first, then the "W", then the "D" - that was cool, though only the S and W disappeared on mine before I traded it in on my 16 F15. Glad to hear they work well for you.
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