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Hi all,

Friend has some spare 235/45/R19 ET20 wheels he has offered me.

Before I travel all they way to get them, is anyone able to confirm they will fit on my 2001 330i?

Concerned about the sidewall %

Thanks in advance
 

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Seems way too tall to me.

Michelin PS4 shows diameter at 27.4”. Now I have a 330Ci, and my OE tire diameters are 25.1 f, and 24.7 r. I don’t see how they will work.

19s will work, but need better tire sizing.
 

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I'm running 245/35-18 on mine, on 18x9 ET30.

That sidewall is going to be way too tall and I'd be worried about the offset also. Seems certain to rub the fender lips like crazy.
 

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It sounds like M3 offsets, they will stick out too far and 19” wheels are rather large for an E46 unless you have an aftermarket suspension.
 

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Those wheels will stick out about an inch further from stock. Plus the overall diameter with those tires will be about 2" larger than stock. It'll probably make the car look like a donk.

Here's a link to an online tire size calculator, so you can see for yourself: Custom rims, wheel tire packages
 

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19x8 et20 is about as wide as you could probably get away with, not that those dimensions are a great look or anything.
 

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Hi all,

Friend has some spare 235/45/R19 ET20 wheels he has offered me.

Before I travel all they way to get them, is anyone able to confirm they will fit on my 2001 330i?

Concerned about the sidewall %

Thanks in advance
To my knowledge all BMW wheels are interchangeable with other BMWs. I have some 19 inch 745 LI wheels that I’m putting on my 330 CI convertible
 

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To my knowledge all BMW wheels are interchangeable with other BMWs. I have some 19 inch 745 LI wheels that I’m putting on my 330 CI convertible
Not quite, they may have the same lug pattern, but some have different center bore. I believe e39 wheels have larger center hub.
 

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Hi all,

Friend has some spare 235/45/R19 ET20 wheels he has offered me.

Before I travel all they way to get them, is anyone able to confirm they will fit on my 2001 330i?

Concerned about the sidewall %

Thanks in advance

I'm going to say that this tire is too tall. I have an E93 with a 245/35R19, and it's 25.75 inches in diameter. You are looking at 27.32 inches diameter, and this is going to be too tall. The ET might prove to be a hurdle as well. You are doing a certain amount of mixing apples and oranges, 235/45 describes the tires themselves, ET20 describes the wheels. The wheels need more data, width is important.
 
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