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      12-06-2013, 02:41 AM   #1
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255 rear upgrade?

Will 255 tires fit on the rear without spacers on a 135i?
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      12-06-2013, 08:06 AM   #2
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Yes.
A very common upsize used by 135i owners is 255/35R18 in the back, and 225/40R18 in the front.
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      12-06-2013, 12:21 PM   #3
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Have same with stock offsets front 225 rear 255 Mischelin PS2
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      12-06-2013, 01:39 PM   #4
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Go for it, they fit fine, and your speedometer / odometer will be a smidgen more accurrate than it currently is on the oem sized tires.
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      12-06-2013, 01:41 PM   #5
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will 235 and 265 work on stock 264 or is the wheel too small.
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      12-19-2013, 01:13 PM   #6
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will 235 and 265 work on stock 264 or is the wheel too small.
The OEM Style 264 wheels are 18x7.5" and 18x8.5", which would be very narrow to use a 235/40/18 and 265/35/18 tire on. While you can have the tires mounted on, the sidewalls will be ballooned out due to the oversized tire, and would not be the ideal tire size.
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      12-19-2013, 04:40 PM   #7
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I did the upsize on stock wheels. There is some fender rubbing when driving over some dips.
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