2113Re: M535 Wheels. . those are M-System II
- Jan 18, 2004Martin,
Those wheels are very easy to identify. Those are the M-System II
wheels. Since you say they came off of an '89 7 Series (aka E32), I
know the width and offset of them for you. Here are the specs.
235/45-17 original tire size
Here's a link to information on that wheel:
If the link doesn't work, go to bmwe34m5.com, click on FAQs, and
then Tires and Wheels, and then "Throwing Star" wheels.
As you can see, the wheel is actually a 5-spoke black wheel with a
Originally, that wheel cover only came in silver. Someone obviously
painted the wheel cover and the lip gold.
You have a very nice set of wheels, there, and they're rare with
those specs. I don't see many (if any at all) E32 M-System II
wheels in the States.
Hope this helps,
--- In bmwe28@..., "Martin Heath" <daktari@s...> wrote:
> Hi all.
> Happy New Year.
> Not sure if anyone here can help on this one. Put some 17 inch
> wheels on my M535 but dont know what they are off. There width is
> 8inches and the tyres i`m using are profiler G`s Incredible grip!!
> I`ve covered about 6k miles on them now with no adverse effects in
> either handling or wear. The pcd is obviously the same as bmw
> as is the centre bore. Not sure if the offset is right but seeing
> i`ve not suffered any wear problems i would think it`s pretty well
> If anyone can identify these wheels i would be very gratefull.This
> is the link to follow.
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