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 > Tire / Rim question.



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

Wheel offset calculator courtesy of BimmerPost.com. You may use this calculator to calculate what tire sizes you might need if you upgrade your tires, or what wheel sizes/offsets are compatible with your car.
    Current Wheel Width  inches             Current Wheel Offset  mm.
         New Wheel Width  inches                  New Wheel Offset  mm.
 
TIRE WIDTH
/
ASPECT RATIO
- WHEEL DIAMETER
ORIGINAL TIRES
/
NEW TIRES
/
Based on your stock wheel setup, your new wheel will have:
Original Tires Diameter (in.)
      New Tires Diameter (in.)
  Difference in diameter (in.)
           Percent Difference %
                     
Speedo @60mph will read: mph
Collapse/Expand the BimmerPost Wheel and Tire calculator
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-27-2012, 12:35 PM   #1
spicoli73
Registered
 
Drives: 2009 328i xDrive
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Toronto, Ontario

Posts: 1
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Tire / Rim question.

first time post, first time BMW owner! I'm a bit of a noob here, I haven't even picked up my car from the BMW dealership,I get it January 3rd. Bought a 2009 328i xDrive sedan CPO, it is the base model with 16" rims. I want to use the factory rims for snowtires and pick up larger rims for summer.

I found a set of tires and rims for sale:


BMW M6 style 18" rims
Wheels are 18x8 et 35 offset
Bolt pattern is bmw 5x120
Sonny Ingens A1 225/40/18

Will this setup work with my car?
spicoli73 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      12-27-2012, 04:39 PM   #2
Slavo335i
Second Lieutenant
 
Drives: Bmw 335i Couple AW/CR
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Chicago

Posts: 227
iTrader: (0)

i got the same rims for sale lmk!
Slavo335i is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      12-27-2012, 05:35 PM   #3
ACEE
Average Car Exceeding Expectations (ACEE)
 
ACEE's Avatar
 
Drives: 2007 335i e92
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Baton Rouge, La

Posts: 3,483
iTrader: (7)

Garage List
2007 e92  [3.50]
should be fine.
__________________
MSport front// CPS Front lip// M3 Side Skirts// Custom M3 (non wide body) rear bumper// VRS Type 1 Rear Diffuser// ACS style roof spoiler// AC Schnitzer Pedals// VRSF FMIC// Simota CF Intake// Magnaflow Axle Back// AccuAir/UAS airbags// 20" Vossen CV5 // Vredestein Tires// Custom sound sytem // BUY MY VOLKS
ACEE is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      12-27-2012, 06:30 PM   #4
Kalidian
Lieutenant
 
Drives: AW '09 E90 328xi
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Toronto

Posts: 514
iTrader: (0)

Heh I have the exact same car and I'm also looking for a summer set, similar specs. That setup should work just fine. In fact I think it's pretty standard - a lot of cars come with that setup as stock (maybe not m6 wheels but same specs).

Last edited by Kalidian; 12-27-2012 at 06:36 PM.
Kalidian is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      12-27-2012, 08:37 PM   #5
VMRWheels
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor

 
VMRWheels's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Anaheim, CA

Posts: 13,493
iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2014 BMW F22  [0.00]
2013 BMW F06  [0.00]
2013 BMW F30  [0.00]
Yup, you're fine
__________________

VMR | Wheels - Mitch A. | p. 714-442-7916 extension 107 | e. Mitch@velocitymotoring.com | ** VMR Winter Wheel/Tire Sale! **
VMRWheels is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
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 11:29 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