E90Post
 


GetBMWParts
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Technical Forums > All-Wheel-Drive (Xi / xDrive) Talk > is this standard?



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      08-11-2012, 06:20 PM   #1
kavadarci
Lieutenant
10
Rep
568
Posts

 
Drives: 335xi
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: canada

iTrader: (0)

is this standard?

I just took a picture of the car's tires specs and they are staggered from the factory. is this normal setup for the xi cars?
front are 225 and rear 255.
i've read so much about not to stagger the tires on xi as it might shake but here is the original sticker.
any thoughts?
Attached Images
 
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2012, 07:00 PM   #2
skylineguv
Second Lieutenant
Canada
3
Rep
272
Posts

 
Drives: 2015 Macan Turbo, Jet Black
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada

iTrader: (0)

With the M-Sport package, yes.
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2012, 07:03 PM   #3
Slow_335i
Daily Driven!
Slow_335i's Avatar
United_States
53
Rep
2,495
Posts

 
Drives: BMW 335i
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Peoria IL

iTrader: (11)

Garage List
2008 BMW 335I  [3.32]
No it's not standard, it's just on your car from the factory....

lol but to answer your question yes it is.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2012, 07:06 PM   #4
zipstic
Captain
United_States
10
Rep
608
Posts

 
Drives: 2008 e92 335xi
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Minneapolis

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Yes, it's normal.

I'm not sure where you've been reading not to run a staggered setup on the xi, there are a lot of people doing it here. Just have to make sure the revs per mile are within 3 front to back. (Some people will say a 1% difference is acceptable...)
__________________
Appreciate 0
      08-11-2012, 07:39 PM   #5
kavadarci
Lieutenant
10
Rep
568
Posts

 
Drives: 335xi
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: canada

iTrader: (0)

ok, i thought i have discovered something extra-ordinary, :-)
i'm running 225\45 all around now as i can rotate the tires, with staggered setup i'm stuck.
Thanks a lot.
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 08:38 AM.




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