Thread: Tyre wear
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      10-03-2012, 05:30 AM   #15
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Drives: 2013 X3 35d M Sport
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Originally Posted by kmarei View Post
The recommended pressure is 32 for low load
And 39 for full passengers and luggage
So I set them to 36
Handes great, tire wear is even
And the ride is not too stiff
Is that 36 front and back? and on which vehicle ie 20d, 35i, 30d, 35d?

I increased mine to 36 front and 40 rear (I think) on 19" 245/45 and 275/40 (35d). I think that adding some pressure actually makes for a smoother ride as it takes the load off the side-walls.

By the way I think that the air pressure info plate in the door is a complete pain to read.