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      12-31-2012, 08:55 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by logansrun View Post
I'm just in the process of listing my e90 for sale and leasing a F30. Just curious about the snow tires, as I too have a winter tire and snow set for my e90. Sounds like good news that the wheels fit on the F30, but was there a reason you needed new snow tires? Or was it just that they were worn out? Thanks.
The E90 uses 225/45/17, while the F30 uses 225/50/17. The difference will throw off the speedometer by about 4%. In my case the previous winter tires were pretty much worn down after 4 seasons of use, so between that and the tire size difference, it made sense for me to get a new set.
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