View Full Version : Tire Recommendation

10-17-2005, 06:33 PM
A friend has a 1999 328is and is going to sell it in 6 to 12 months. He wants a decent all-season tire but does not want to spend allot of money.

Any recommendations?

Also, I purchased some Toyo tires for a 2000 323i and am curious to get some treadwear reports. I am not having any problems but I do want to get a ballpark on life expectancy...I do understand all the variables but would like some real life experience.

Thanks, Joel.

Nick325xiT 5spd
10-17-2005, 08:57 PM
Falken Ziex

And, uh, treadwear on Toyo tires ranges from 5,000 to 100,000 miles. You'd do better if you gave us some information on which tires you've got. :p

10-18-2005, 05:32 AM
How's Yokohama's Avid's V or H rated. Quite, decent dry performance, good wet performance, decent snow performance with 100lbs of sand in trunk. I get about 35 to40k miles out of them. Costs about $60-70 a tire
mounted and balanced.

10-19-2005, 01:41 PM
I'm running the Toyo Proxes 4 on my 2000 323i and I'm on my second set. I'm not rotating, however I am getting a four wheel alignment every 15-20K. I getting about 60-65K per set of Toyos. Happy motoring...