Tires & Wheels Ask all of your Tire & Wheel questions here!
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

e60 tyre losing air

Old 10-24-2015, 10:39 PM
  #1  
New Members
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Uk
Posts: 76
My Ride: 530d
Default e60 tyre losing air

Hi All,

my e60 loses tyre pressure and as much as 20 psi in 4 weeks if not topped up

it only happens on front wheels and I have so far taken them more than 5 times to reseal the rim and it is ok for 2 weeks and starts all over again .


garage told me my rims are fuc*** and it is rust that is causing air to scape.

i can't see any rust inside or outside of it and each time the garage uses their wire brush ( electrical and cleans all around the inner of the rim ( both sides) but still

do you think it is my rim?

if so would you have refurbished the rims at cost of 80 each or just buy a new set of 4 sport rims ?

Last edited by JayArras; 10-25-2015 at 08:05 AM.
Stranger12 is offline  
Old 10-25-2015, 03:13 AM
  #2  
Senior Members
 
devildawg712's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Fremont/ San Francisco Ca
Posts: 1,501
My Ride: 545 modded the F out
Default

just get new wheels
devildawg712 is offline  
Old 10-28-2015, 06:56 AM
  #3  
New Members
 
Join Date: Jun 2014
Location: Boston
Posts: 502
My Ride: 2008 535xi
Model Year: 2008
Engine: n54
Default

Agree.. not worth your time, might as well make it a good time to upgrade/change your look since the cost of 2 is enough to pay for a whole set. If you're looking for stock rims you could get a whole set for a couple hundred easy.
rice_rocket88 is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
JHR-5
E60 Discussion
5
05-11-2015 06:23 PM
Daniel_gnt
E60 Discussion
6
04-20-2015 06:37 PM
Spacegrey535xi
Private Member Classifieds
0
04-16-2015 07:04 AM
ZeZe
E60 Discussion
0
10-15-2003 12:58 PM
Guest_First Time Buyer
E60 Parts, Accessories and Mods
6
10-09-2003 11:18 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: e60 tyre losing air


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.