Can I use and front or back? In case I make this change, would i also have to change shocks or anything else by any chance? Tuesday, May 23, 2017 by carson cHey i have a bmw 2002 325i and I'm about to order 18 x 8. Installation should only be performed by a trained professional. The current tires cause a small amount of rubbing on the left rear and in the front on sharper turns. Can I buy four tires with the same dimensions so that I can rotate it? While these will likely fit with the lowering springs we have not independently verified this. What is the widest tires I can use for this set up? I am thinking of going 235 40 18 Rear is now Michelin Pilot Super Sport 245 35 18 ….
Can I expect any known issues associated with getting tires this big on this Non-M Sport model. I also came across a square set of Enkei 18x8 et 45 wheels that I'd like to run some all season tires on. Is that correct and would the 255 width fit? Most of what you see on our site for your car will be 7. However, the difference is only a couple tenths of an inch. Set of 2 High Quality Forged 6061 Billet Aluminum Wheel Spacers 2. That does not make sense to me. I live in the southern California area.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 by DonI have a 2004 Jaguar x-type 2. The original size is 205 50-17. This is also a case where the plus size fits in the vast majority of cases and typically only rubs on a lowered vehicle or a car with worn suspension components. Your current tires are 25. Is plus zero sizing my 18's overkill? Click on a flag to visit our foreign webshops. Monday, October 12, 2015 by GaryLou George, We have not had any experience with using wider tires up front due to tight clearances, but we have used tires as wide as 255 in the rear of this car.
These vehicles may have had a driver-side air bag module installed as replacement equipment such as after a vehicle crash necessitating replacement of the original air bag, or as a remedy part for a prior recall. I think they should but I can't find any info on it anywhere. Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by MannyHello there! Thursday, March 12, 2015 by JoshuaHi. Thank you Wednesday, December 17, 2014 by DavidHi guys. Stock wheels: 18x8 Enkei Raijin wheels: 18x8. Just wondering with that being said what tire sizes to try with the staggered rims?? If I can what tire size should I get for all four? All ball joints good tie rods ok and suspension as well. One of my stock tire has a bubble on it and nearly 24000, so i thought i will replace all the 4 tires.
If so, Again tire size and wheel set up? Please just let our customer service center know and we will be happy to make things right. Friday, May 13, 2016 by JeffSonny, thanks for the response. Can you recommend a solution while keeping these 16x7. The front should be no problem, but what about the rear? This will have a minimal impact on the odometer. Those vehicles were mistakenly identified as including the air bags that are subject to this recall. If you have staggered wheels, it may not be the best idea to run a square setup. I want to know what's the widest tire I can put on the rear , to try to improve traction.
In real world driving this small change in size would not make a very noticeable difference in driving dynamics and would have minimal cosmetic impact. Wednesday, December 2, 2015 by GaryJoe, The subject about this particular blog is about using wider tires. What is the smallest in width, tire I can use on this size rim? The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture. Also if I can put a wider tire on the rear , will I need to change the front tires size. Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by JohnHello, The traction on runflats is very bad in the rain and I would like to get a different set of tires. Currently I have the following staggered configuration: Front: Wheel size, 17x7. Both tires are Grand Touring All-Season which provide the best ride quality.
I think this is from the wide tires and the spacer. Looking at 2 that are 215 40 17. How much wil my odometer be off by going wider? Road noise are my main concerns. I just need to change tires to reduce vibration and Noise. I'm being recommended by a friend whose opinion I trust to go to the wider tire. No one has been able to answer this far maybe you guys can Wednesday, May 11, 2016 by JeffI just picked up a set of staggered style 197 rims 2009 328i with the intent to put them on my 95 318ti. The subject of this particular blog is about minus sizing to smaller diameter wheels.
Your article on contact path is telling me that I will have a less smooth ride - but better handling. So i think summer tires should be good, as there no snow here. Has stock rims and tires. I wanna go as wide as I can on the rear. Your website says it doesn'f fit though. Vehicle Bolt Pattern: 5x120 3.
This is typically done to get a larger and for an improved cosmetic appearance. Tire rack said that they have over five dozen cases of these wheels fitting perfectly on my vehicle. Does this sound accurate to you? Click below for matching tires in the sizes you're looking for: Thursday, August 2, 2018 by SamHi Tire Rack Team - I have a 2011 328i convertible sport. Click here to see the recommended wheels for your car: Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by Tire Rack TeamE. These rims are 18 x 8 Et34 front and 18 x 8. Do not know if compatable? These replacement modules contain an air bag inflator that may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to lower absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling. Oponeo worldwide: Apart from the Republic of Ireland we sell tyres and wheels in Germany, Italy, France, Spain, Austria, Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Turkey, Czech Republic and Poland and we are still planning to expand to new markets.
This will be tight, but I don't think this will be an issue based on advice to run larger rears above for e36 cars. . This is a very common upgrade and fits the wheels well. Here is what I was thinking of doing. Friday, September 7, 2018 by Tire Rack TeamSam, the rear wheels on the sport model would likely be wider than the front wheels for the staggered set up so even using the same size tire would not let you rotate the rear wheels to the front. Clearance is also very tight in the rear as well so be sure to test fit before driving on the larger sizing.