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      09-24-2005, 09:39 AM   #1
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325i SPORT PKG -- Winter tire option

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I just bought a set of Bridgestone Blizzak LM-22 winter tires from a garage sale (almost brand new) 205/55R16 ... my car came with 17" wheels so I will have to buy another set for the winter. Is it ok to drop from 17" to 16" ... will I have any problems with the car? This tire is a tirerack.com reccomended tire and size.

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I think as long as the overall diameter of the tire mounted on the wheel is the same, you'lll be okay.
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well the tires are the recomended 16" tires from tirerack.com .. just my car came with 17's as oem and was wondering if it would cause a problem ..
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Aret the LM-22 the runflat or non-runflat version of the tire?

that would make a difference in what wheel you can purchase.
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Aret the LM-22 the runflat or non-runflat version of the tire?

that would make a difference in what wheel you can purchase.
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Does tirerack.com sell wheels that are made with the special lip for RFTs??
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