Originally Posted by giorgioarmani
x drive is iffy you wanna be really careful about your selection of make. stick with runflats no matter what you choose. i have pirelli sottozero runflats with the 19inch stock wheels. i tried the new michelin alpin nonrunflat didnt work. the dsc is very finely tuned to hard rubber. dont go to soft and stay with the size of the original tire.
all season i dont know if they make em but you may as well do a winter and a summer set up.
This is the first time I have seen that changing tires would negatively affect the stability control. Do you have first hand experience of this. I would have that was driven simply by wheel slip. Sticker tires would give less slip and DSC would not engage as much?