Thread: tire pressure
View Single Post
Old 03-12-2006, 07:50 PM   #3
Justin e36
---
 
Justin e36's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: etobicoke
Posts: 12,331
Send a message via ICQ to Justin e36 Send a message via AIM to Justin e36 Send a message via Yahoo to Justin e36
out of the factory tire pressures for the 325i are:

front: 29 psi
rear: 32 psi

(as fletch said already.)

with 5 passengers + luggage, the specs (factory) are:

front: 32psi
rear: 39psi

if you are using the trailor hitch then increase the rear tires by 3psi.

note that changing your suspension, tire size, and vehicle weight can all affect the recommended PSI.

Also note that (bmw?) PSI numbers are given and recommended at 10 degree (celcius) weather (18`F). Tire PSI can fluctuate by +/- 4 PSI in extreme cold, or warm, temperatures. So adjust your PSI accordingly depending on the current weather conditions.
Justin e36 is offline   Reply With Quote