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      12-01-2017, 04:13 AM   #2
mrashton
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Drives: 2017 G32 6GT; 2014 F45 218i
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Originally Posted by Lyons View Post
I’m looking for a set of winter wheels for my Inlaws 220d xdrive M Sport. The current wheels are 18”. I know the non M Sport cane with 17”, but doesn’t anyone know if there’s any issue with fitting 17’s from a 1 series? They are 7” wide as opposed to the 7.5” wide of the 220d 17’s. I recall someone saying before to be careful swapping wheel sizes on an xdrive?
For the F45, the correct 17" wheel size is: 7,5JX17 ET:54
You should always look to match the width and offset (and tyre size) for a given diameter to maintain the same rolling circumference of a tyre.
Which 1 series is it? If a newer model (2010 ->) then the 17" is probably 7.5 rather than 7. So then you just need to be concerned about the offset and whether a different offset wheel will foul on the suspension or brake caliper.