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      10-31-2007, 03:22 AM   #1
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Question on wheels for my BMW 135I

Could anybody possibly tell me if 255/40 R18 will fit on the rears and 225/40 R18 will goes on the front ?:roundel:

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      11-01-2007, 07:04 PM   #2
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Thats only 1 size larger than stock.... I don't see a problem
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      11-01-2007, 08:16 PM   #3
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We'll know quickly what sizes fit the front and the rear of the car... the biggest in the rear the better IMO. Going to have to see rubbing issues etc.
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      11-02-2007, 06:30 PM   #4
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255/40-18 will definitely not fit. That is a very tall tire. 255/35-18 would be a much more likely candidate.
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      11-12-2007, 10:35 AM   #5
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We'll know quickly what sizes fit the front and the rear of the car... the biggest in the rear the better IMO.
Agreed. You can't ever have too much tire on a BMW, especially one with a 300hp Twin Turbo engine and no limit slip differential. :biggrin:


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E90 with 18x10-265/35/18 tires Rear, 17x9-255/40/17 Front

We've tested E90s with wheels as large as 18x10 wheels and tires as wide as 305mm, and they fit the rear with ease. Of course the E90 is a massive car, with huge rear fenders. We'll test the 1, series as soon as they hit our shores, with 17x8.5", 17x9, 18x9 and 18x10 D-Force LTW5 wheels we always keep in stock...
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      11-12-2007, 08:24 PM   #6
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I think 235/40/18 up front and 265/35/18 for the rear is a perfect set up and should fit with no problem's.
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