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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 05-09-2004, 03:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
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how big can I go on my 15 x 7 rims...

Im on 205/50-15 right now, and was wondering if I could go to 215...just curious
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215 is a go, however 225 is doubtful.
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alrighty, thanks a bunch, soon as I get some new tires..Ill be gettin 215's.
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why do you want bigger tires? Do you want them for traction or responce? Id much rather have quick responce and accuracy than have traction. If you want responce keep the 205s. They have a stiffer sidewall. Less side to side sway than 215s will have.
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gotcha, then Ill probably stick with 205's, they already have pretty good traction, I just wanted to know if the 215's would help a lot.
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