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Old 10-21-2013, 07:13 AM
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Suggestions for Winter Wheels?

I have 18" wheels with summer tires on my 2011 335d (with sport package).

For winter I want to find some decent 17" wheels. My plan is to put 17" Michelin PA winters tires on them.

Anybody else downsized their wheels for winter tires? What kind of wheels did you get? To be honest, my main objective is price ... I just want something reliable and not too expensive.

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Old 10-21-2013, 08:59 AM
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You're better off with narrower tires on a 17" wheel.

I use 225/45-17 tires on 17x7.5 Rial Salerno wheels. I got the full package from Tire Rack.

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I'm with Zooks, although I chose the Moda MD-11 wheel. Tire Rack.
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