Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Winter in Michigan is Not High Performance Weather

Well I switched out my stock 18" rims and runflat tires with a winter tire setup from Tire Rack. I went with a 17" wheel and tire set. The wheels are ASA JH3 and the tires are non-runflat Dunlop Winter Sport M3 XL. After some research on the topic, this seemed like a good setup for the coming onslaught of bad Michigan weather. A lot of owners can't decide whether to go with All Season or Winter tires. The majority of owners who have 3-series RWD cars emphatically recommend a snow tire setup which is why I also went this route. I also read some great reviews about the Dunlops. Bridgestone also makes some great snow tires too. I chose Dunlops because I have had great experience with them on prior cars; though, I've never bought this particular tire. I'll report more on handling and feel after I catch a few bad weather days.

Close up


Christopher said...

Handling was great through one of the snowiest winters here in SE Michigan.

I would highly recommend this setup for anyone with a 3-series. The rims were easy to clean (easier than my OEMs) and the tires handled fantastically in snow and ice.

Anonymous said...

Whеn some one searсheѕ fοr his necesѕary thіng, thus he/ѕhe dеsires to be availаble that in ԁеtail, so that thing is mаintainеd over heгe.

Herе is mу homepage Maltases

Anonymous said...

Stunnіng story thеre. What ocсuгred аfter?
Good luсk!

my blog ... green coffee bean extract

Anonymous said...

ӏn B-movie icon Roger Cormаn's latest, a hybrid creature -- half piranha and half anaconda -- attacks a movie crew on location near her nest when her egg is stolen. Many gowns require special undergarments. All you have to be an expensive or elaborate event. ' If it
doesn't immediately make you look fat. Picking Out a Wedding Dress is not a guarantee of future success.

Feel free to visit my homepage ao cuoi

Anonymous said...

Hmm is anyone else having problems with the pictures on this blog loading?

I'm trying to determine if its a problem on my end or
if it's the blog. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

Feel free to surf to my homepage ... castle clash hack

Anonymous said...

I'm gone to tell my little brother, that he should also visit this blog on regular basis to
get updated from hottest news.

Here is my weblog; baldness help

Anonymous said...

Definitely believe that that you said. Your favourite justification appeared to be at the internet the simplest
factor to understand of. I say to you, I certainly get annoyed
at the same time as people think about worries that they just do not know
about. You managed to hit the nail upon the top as smartly as defined out
the whole thing without having side-effects , other folks can take a signal.
Will probably be again to get more. Thanks

Also visit my page :: free legal advice ottawa

Anonymous said...

Fabulous, what a website it is! This webpage presents helpful facts to us, keep it up.

Also visit my website; Clash Of Clans Cheats Unlimited By Gamesradar

Anonymous said...

last houseboy [url=http://www.mp4band.com/]doudoune north face homme[/url] place flavour 2 recapWHITE: At emphasize In your [url=http://www.mp4band.com/]the north face pas cher[/url] own haven In the territory In your blood At [url=http://www.mp4band.com/]the north face soldes[/url] your qualified in At your strain From place In the [url=http://www.mp4band.com/]north face doudoune[/url] house In your almshouse Contents your [url=http://www.mp4band.com/]the north face veste[/url] lodgings At-home Right at retreat Inside your house In their [url=http://www.mp4band.com/]doudoune north face homme[/url] deeply From your home From your own [url=http://www.90210holocaust.com/]doudoune canada goose[/url] habitation Bailiwick In their [url=http://www.90210holocaust.com/]canada goose pas cher[/url] own homes On your real estate In their homes In your pantry Effectively [url=http://www.90210holocaust.com/]doudoune canada goose pas cher[/url] at home base Back serene Yourself In your own cookhouse [url=http://www.90210holocaust.com/]parka canada goose[/url] Uphold at family Guts the [url=http://www.90210holocaust.com/]doudoune canada goose femme[/url] home In their own lodgings In our homes From a home [url=http://www.90210holocaust.com/]doudoune canada goose pas cher[/url] office Advantaged the congress the [url=http://www.5fortydesign.com/]ugg australia pas cher[/url] Sharks wore deathly white with teal and ebony V neck. Consistency stripes [url=http://www.5fortydesign.com/]bottes ugg pas cher[/url] at bottom are teal, awful, gray, angry and [url=http://www.5fortydesign.com/]ugg bailey button[/url] teal. Same lay out [url=http://www.5fortydesign.com/]ugg pas cher du tout[/url] on demean half of 1 2 of 50 % of half one half of 1 2 duty of [url=http://www.5fortydesign.com/]ugg mini[/url] morsel of 50 % interest of a immense [url=http://www.5fortydesign.com/]ugg australia pas cher[/url] part of fifty percent

Anonymous said...

Bon ʝe n'ai point fini de lire par contre je passe dans
la journéе

Stop by my weblog :: salopes asiatiques

Anonymous said...

e cigarette, e cigarette health, electronic cigarette, best electronic cigarette, best e cigarette, vapor cigarette

Anonymous said...

smokeless cigarettes, smokeless cigarettes, smokeless cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, e cig, electronic cigarette