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Michel
10-06-2009, 12:50 PM
Looking to sell my rims/tires since I sold my E30 last spring. The tires were used from late January 2009 to end March 2009 (I remember taking them off before Easter).

Tread is about ~90%-95% Michelin X-ice on 14" BottleCaps
tire size: 195/70/14
bolt pattern: 4x100

***Tires are currently mounted on rims and will not part.***

Will also fit older honda/acuras.

The tires are in perfect condition, rims are in ok condition (I think I paid like 80$ for them, so they aren't brand new obviously). Everything is very well balanced and there is no shaking/air leaks or anything.

Will post pictures tonight when I get home from work.

Looking to get 500$ O.B.O since tires are almost brand new.

PM or call 416.930.4632 if interested. Pick up in Mississauga.

Thanks,
Mike

Michel
10-06-2009, 08:13 PM
pics

so the rims are missing 2 centre caps as shown in pics.

p.s Excuse the messy basement, its being refinished lol:P

http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0168.jpg
http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0181.jpg
http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0185.jpg
http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0179.jpg
http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0198.jpg
http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0193.jpg
http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0182.jpg

Michel
10-07-2009, 09:22 AM
bump, just remembered I forgot to mention a bend on the lip of one of the rims. Drove on it like that last year with no problems (no shaking/vibrating, no air loss) I'll take pics tonight for full disclosure... Also, don't message me to part the tires (as I mentioned above) because the rims are only worth about 20$ a piece so you're basically getting them for free with the purchase of tires...

Thanks.

Michel
10-07-2009, 08:22 PM
pics of the bend...

http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0202.jpg
http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0203.jpg
http://i325.photobucket.com/albums/k369/michel1987/DSCF0201.jpg

E30M42cab
10-07-2009, 10:43 PM
70's! Monster Truckin'! haha! JK... A little tall though aren't they?

Michel
10-07-2009, 11:27 PM
^lolll, well it is a 14" rim... I believe you also get better grip with a taller tire/sidewall (but more roll in hard cornering)? correct me if im wrong.

E30M42cab
10-07-2009, 11:30 PM
Don't know that you get better grip, but yea, more roll in the corner. Just curious as to how well they fit in the wheel arches. My 195/65R14's are a little tall in the arches.

ABUSTAIF
10-08-2009, 02:14 PM
good luck with the sale but E30 owners r cheap they wont spend 500 for tires. try kijiji its ur best bet

Michel
10-08-2009, 03:50 PM
^ thanks bro, already did! chou hayda 335is for sale? I told you you can't sell it until I'm done school so I can buy it. loll

ABUSTAIF
10-08-2009, 04:16 PM
walaw ya micho 3a 7esabak ill seyarah 2o sa7eb ill seyarah.

Michel
10-09-2009, 11:33 PM
^lolll i love you moe

bumppppp! happy thanksgiving!

Michel
10-10-2009, 03:31 PM
sold! nice meeting you Steve. :)

Bullet Ride
10-10-2009, 06:08 PM
Thanks for the wheels man.
Your car is sick!

Ceeker
10-10-2009, 06:54 PM
70's! Monster Truckin'! haha! JK... A little tall though aren't they?

Actually the 70's are not that bad. I have all seasons on mine right now. If they are fresh tires and the tread pattern is good.( good year triple tread ) I bought these because the next size was 185.65.14 and went with the 195.70.14. a little taller doesn't rub in the wheel wells and the roll is a smiggin more noticeable. I find my car drives better with these then the 195/65's. Yes, hard cornering is compromised. We all know lower the better.

Bullet Ride
10-10-2009, 08:00 PM
Yeah these tires gave the car an extra half inch ground clearance because the car has lowering springs and is running 195/60's. 4x4 style is the way to go for the snow!

InfiniteDice
12-09-2010, 02:52 PM
Old thread... I know.

My back tires are 185 75 14. lol I'm lowered almost 2" so this gives me much needed ground clearance. Tall thin tires with lots of tread + LSD = I never get stuck. EVER.

I wanted to get these on the front but due to the shape of the inner fenders on the e30 there is a ledge where the trays are under the hood and the fronts were rubbing. I put 195 70 14's on the front.

Tight cornering is not recommended but I still did 20 over + all the way to Valdor Quebec last year with this setup and it works.

Passed a 4wd Audi going uphill in a snowstorm a few days ago. Maybe his car is better but he has way less balls than me that's for sure :) lol

Bullet Ride
12-09-2010, 03:18 PM
lol back from the dead. Yeah, I never got stuck once last winter. great tires.
This winter however my car is in a shed because I need my money for school.