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      03-20-2013, 02:02 AM   #1
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Hey guys,

I am moving to Boston soon from Dallas, Texas and will be taking my 2007 328i with me. I'll be taking the T to work but planning to use the car on weekend/random trips. Can anyone with the same vehicle(hence no all wheel drive) tell me how it is for you on snow days and such?


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      03-20-2013, 06:07 AM   #2
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Totally depends on your tires, bud.
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      03-20-2013, 06:26 AM   #3
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Pickup snow tires for the winter time and you will be fine.
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Pickup snow tires for the winter time and you will be fine.
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I have a set of wheels for sale that would be perfect for snow tires! http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=786052

But you'll be fine if you have the right (snow)tires.
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      03-20-2013, 02:41 PM   #6
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If its not actively snowing and you don't have to use your car 12-24 hours after a big storm you don't need to worry. They're good at clearing most if not all roads within a short period of time.

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      03-20-2013, 04:22 PM   #7
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The best times I had living in Boston, steps from the Pru .. was when I didn't have my car in the city.. think PRU parking was 500 a month. resident parking with a pass 'backbay' was a bumper nightmare-
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Get some good winter tires and you will be fine. I slapped some blizzaks on my m3 when I had it and it was good in snow and ice.
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Blizzaks are the way to go. I had Blizzaks on my 87 Buick Century back in the day and I used to tear shit up!!
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