Tirerack
Use the following links to go directly to useful tirerack winter items: Tirerack Winter Tires. Gary's Winter Tire FAQ.
Using the links directly supports E90Post with tirerack sales commision!

  E90Post
 


TireRack

   PLEASE HELP SUPPORT E90POST BY DOING YOUR TIRERACK SHOPPING FROM THIS BANNER, THANKS!
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Technical Forums > Wheels and Tires Forum Sponsored by The Tire Rack > Rial Salerno



Wheels and Tires forum Sponsored by The Tire Rack
Please help to directly support e90post by doing your tirerack shopping from the above link. For every sale made through the link, e90post gets sponsor support to keep the site alive. Disclaimer

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      09-18-2011, 09:18 AM   #1
md
New Member
Canada
0
Rep
5
Posts

 
Drives: 2011 328i XDrive Touring
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Canada

iTrader: (0)

Rial Salerno

The Rial website lists the Salerno as 34mm offset, TireRack has the 16" listed as 30mm. Has the wheel been updated or is one of the sites incorrect?


http://rial.de/_rial/index.php/en/ri...079bc1a6898dae
Appreciate 0
      09-19-2011, 08:41 AM   #2
Gary@TireRack
Moderator
Gary@TireRack's Avatar
United_States
98
Rep
4,466
Posts

 
Drives: Formerly 1995 M3
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: South Bend, IN, Tire Rack HQ

iTrader: (2)

This wheel is a 30mm offset wheel.

Wheels
http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=AH8&...eels/index.jsp
__________________
Gary
Tire and Wheel Forum Moderator. Tire Rack Sales Rep
Gary@Tirerack.com
http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=AH8&url=index.jsp

Please refer to 'Gary' as your previous contact when you order online.
Appreciate 0
      10-05-2011, 12:44 PM   #3
Golpesar
Registered
0
Rep
3
Posts

 
Drives: 328i xDrive 2009
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Edmonton, Canada

iTrader: (0)

Smile

First of all let me start by saying this is my first post and I am new here and looking to gain some knowledge and education

I was thinking about getting these as my winter setup from TireTrack,
For 328i xDrive 2009:

205/55R16 XL Continental ExtremeWinterContact
16x7 Rial Salerno Silver Painted
Offset: 30mm
Backspacing: 5.19"

I have talked to the dealer and they have scared the life out of me by saying that offset is wrong and it will do damage!
I am running the stock 16 inch that came with the car /RFT(not a fan of RFT BTW!) from what I understand stock Rim is Offset 34 mm.
I have no idea what is the Backspacing?
My question is can I get these Rimms? Are the break discs are going to fit? Is the Backspacing ok? Dealer was saying sharp turn the wheel will get stuck, is that correct?

And donít give me flak for going with non performance winter tires; it gets really cold here and icy intersections all over the city!

Cheers
Appreciate 0
      10-06-2011, 11:11 AM   #4
Gary@TireRack
Moderator
Gary@TireRack's Avatar
United_States
98
Rep
4,466
Posts

 
Drives: Formerly 1995 M3
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: South Bend, IN, Tire Rack HQ

iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Golpesar View Post
First of all let me start by saying this is my first post and I am new here and looking to gain some knowledge and education

I was thinking about getting these as my winter setup from TireTrack,
For 328i xDrive 2009:

205/55R16 XL Continental ExtremeWinterContact
16x7 Rial Salerno Silver Painted
Offset: 30mm
Backspacing: 5.19"

I have talked to the dealer and they have scared the life out of me by saying that offset is wrong and it will do damage!
I am running the stock 16 inch that came with the car /RFT(not a fan of RFT BTW!) from what I understand stock Rim is Offset 34 mm.
I have no idea what is the Backspacing?
My question is can I get these Rimms? Are the break discs are going to fit? Is the Backspacing ok? Dealer was saying sharp turn the wheel will get stuck, is that correct?

And donít give me flak for going with non performance winter tires; it gets really cold here and icy intersections all over the city!

Cheers
These fit the vehicle with no problem. The wheel won't 'get stuck' or any other such nonsense. Keep in mind that offset is measured in millimeters so there is a range of offsets that will fit a given vehicle due to clearance. This is a very popular winter wheel for this vehicle.

Winter
http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=AH8&...nter/index.jsp
__________________
Gary
Tire and Wheel Forum Moderator. Tire Rack Sales Rep
Gary@Tirerack.com
http://www.tirerack.com/a.jsp?a=AH8&url=index.jsp

Please refer to 'Gary' as your previous contact when you order online.
Appreciate 0
      11-09-2011, 09:40 AM   #5
setofvs
Private First Class
2
Rep
113
Posts

 
Drives: AW 2008 E90 335xi
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: New York

iTrader: (1)

Hi all,

I recently bought a set of Rial Salernos and Cooper Weathermaster ST/2's off a forum member. However, he said that he had just used OEM BMW lugs with the wheel. I understand that Tirerack supposedly ships a set of lugs with the purchase that are 2mm longer than the OEM BMW lugs. Will using the OEM BMW lugs be okay? Or should I go a head and buy the Rial lugs? Hope someone can answer this, thanks!
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:05 PM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST