maXbimmer Forums

maXbimmer Forums (http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/index.php)
-   5 series (http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=61)
-   -   New Tires (http://www.maxbimmer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=142156)

bigcletus 04-15-2011 07:56 PM

New Tires
 
A while back I ordered a set of Cont DWS tires from Tire Trends in BC. Yesterday I took them to the dealer and had them installed, balanced and an alignment. Wow...they are great. Quiet with good grip. I know there's better, i.e. Pilots, but for less than $800 delivered, I'm impressed. I had Federal SS 595's (cheapies) on the car from the previous owner. I thought they were ok, but these are great. Also the alignment was a bit off from spec so the car should be much more responsive.

mr.crappy 04-15-2011 08:51 PM

i have a set on my magnum wagon 245/45 and 275/40 20's and love them.......on the second season and still like new! quiet, hot looks, and 540 treadwear rating. suggest to anyone.

bigcletus 04-16-2011 01:33 PM

Mine are quite a bit smaller: 255-40-17 & 235-45-17.
Did you drive with those Conti's over the winter ?? Any issues if you did ? This will be my 1st winter driving the car so I'm curios on how the handle in -30 lol.

mr.crappy 04-16-2011 02:02 PM

no only summer... 17" snows on factory wheels for winter


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:06 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.