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Old 03-23-2010, 01:27 PM
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I am looking to replace tires for my 2202 330i standard package. The OE tires were goodyear RSA. I am looking for other good options. I went Firestone and I was suggested Bridgestone Potenza which has the same specs except the load index. The original one was 93 whereas Potenza has 89. Is that a big deal? Also, any recommendations would be much appreciated?

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Old 03-23-2010, 01:35 PM
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Well I don't know what the 330i will look like in 2202, but I suspect it's rear wheel drive like 90% of the 325's and 330's around here.

I'd recomend reading one of the other 234234123 tire threads since they contain more information than I could possibly type out to you.

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