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Re: BMWcar magazine/ Wider tyres and wheels (archive)

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Posted by Omega on February 24, 2000 at 08:23:02:

In Reply to: BMWcar magazine/ Wider tyres and wheels posted by Karl on February 23, 2000 at 19:14:10:

: The February issue of BMWcar magazine has an article by Jeff Daniels on p. 58
: that warns about the hazards of making too great an increase in wheel size, width and tire width. He is especially critical of the move to 18, 19 and 20 inch wheels.
: He also says that the increased turn in response is well beyond the ability of most drivers to exploit. He does say that if wider tyres and wheels are developed as part of a complete suspension package the effects are not so bad. If you want to subscribe to the magazine, here is an address in the U.S.
: Eric Waiter Associates
: 250 U.S. Highway 22
: Green Brook, N.J. 08812

: Karl Herman

Do you have a phone number or e:mail address? Can I find the magazine in Boarders? Is the exact name "BMW Car Magazine? Tried to get a phone number for Eric Waiter Associates without any success. Thanks for any help you can give. With new performance springs and shocks and sway bars and stut tower brace installed I am about to +2 or +3 my wheel set up and would really like to read the article.


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