winter tyres

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    All season tyres needed with 4 wheel drive?

    Hi all, I bought a GLE Coupe a few months ago (first time with a mercedes) and I'll be needing to change the tyres in the next few months. From what I can see, I think I'm fairly limited to All season tyres due to the sizes (275/45r21 front and 315/40r21 rear) but question is, with the 4 wheel...
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    Winter Tyres Goodyear Ultragrip Gen 1 from C350e (Sport)

    Hi All, My C350e Sport went back into the Mercedes network earlier this year (sadly missed, not enjoying the Audi A5 SB I replaced it with!). I bought the winter tyres in Dec 17 and used them for a total of c6k miles over 2 winters. They are listed on eBay (ad below) and you can see evidence...
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    Winter Tyres, Charging Cable & Cable Tidy for C350e

    Hi All, My C350e has just gone back into the Mercedes network so I am selling off some of the extras I bought for the car during my 2 years with her. Firstly, I have got 4 x Goodyear Ultragrip Gen 1 winter tyres (17"). As you can see from the eBay listing below they have 6-8mm of tread left...
  4. Cgd

    Cheap winter tyres/winter alloys&tyres

    Dear all I must confess I’m a total MB newbie First ever, went for a C220 bluetec, 2.1, SE, 2016, I believe this is a W205 Living up in Scotland we survived last winter, just, and we did get stranded for a week till car was able to cope with the worst of winter Given that I regularly...
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    [Spares] Goodyear UltraGrip Gen 1 x 4 Winter Tyres for C350e Sport

    Hi, I'll be listing my 2017 C350e Sport shortly (now switched to rail commuting and don't want a £30k car to live in the station car park!) so whilst waiting for privileges to post the car, I thought I'd post the winter tyres! I bought them in Dec 17 and have driven around 1.5k miles on them...
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    Anyone fitted winter wheels/tyres onto a C350e?

    Hi, I've just joined. Thinking of fitting winter tyres/wheels to my 6mo old C350e. Checked out options with Mercedes and they say that the only OEM wheel that will fit the car is the A205 401 0800 wheel which they would happily sell me for £500 per corner including tyres! Not keen on spending...
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    Winter tyres challenge

    Right then gents, here's a challenge for you. I need to get winter tyres for the bus (W211 estate) to suit the following: Fr: 245/40R18 Rr: 265/35R18 What would you recommend and from where? I'm struggling to get a set of quality matching tyres fr & rr at a decent price.
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    Winter Tyres

    I have a set of 4 Dunlop Winter Sport tyres for sale, which I used on my Mercedes E220D coupe (I have recently sold the vehicle). I have used them for 2 winters and they still have good tread, between 5mm and 7mm depth. I didn't bother buying specific winter wheels; I just swapped them on/off my...
  9. moj91

    245/40/17 to 245/45/17 question

    Hi all, I am putting together a new set of winter wheels (keen I know..) I'm using OEM 17" wheels from another C-class. The rear wheels, with 'correct' corresponding tyres are 245/40/17. This size however isn't all that common, few manufactures do any winter tyres in this size, and quite...
  10. Spy

    [Spares] Winter Tyres with Alloys

    I have a virtually as new set (x4) of winter tyres fitted to MB alloys that will transform the handling of your Merc in the snow and cold temperatures. I originally bought these for my W208 CLK and mounted them on original Mercedes alloys so I could just swap around the alloys/tyres at home...
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    [Spares] Winter Tyres for C63 AMG

    Due to selling my C63, I am selling the winter tyres for it. Front tyres Pirelli Sottozero MO Winter - 235/40 R18 95V M+S Rear tyres Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D MO - 255/35 R18 94V Extra Lod MS These tyres make a real difference to traction and safety in winter conditions. I am...
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    QUICK ADVICE NEEDED - AMG replicas from eBay - to buy or not to buy??

    Hi guys, I need a very quick advice from you (the auction finishes today). I am looking for a set of alloys for the winter with tyres already fitted. I found these on eBay and they seem to be a good deal...
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    Parts Winter tyres set for 2009-13 E Class Coupe

    4 * Falken HS439 Winter tyres for sale. They were fitted to my 2012 E Class Coupe for only one winter. Less than 1500 miles on them. Collection from Edinburgh.
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    FOR SALE - WINTER TYRES 18 inch I have a set of Vredstein Wintrac Extreme tyres which I purchased last year for my E350 CDI (W212). I did about 3000 miles on them and they have been stored in bags since April 2012. Sizes are: Front 245/40 R18 Rear 265/25 R18 I paid about £800 for them...
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    Will my C Class wheels fit my new B class

    Dear all I currently live in Munich where there are rules stating that winter tyres are required. I had a new C class in 2010 for which I purchased new 16 inch alloy wheels together with 55R16 91H Conti TS81 winter tyres. I have now ordered a new B class which I should pick up in December...
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    w163 winter tyres, size conversions and ESP

    Hello, another tyres question, Mercedes recommends only one 17 inches tyre size for my w153 ML 270CDI: 255/60R17 we all now the narrow and the higher is the winter tyre is the best, based on this I have the following questions: 1. Is it ok to use 235/65R17 size - bear in mind that ALL...
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    Winter Tyres - Worth it?

    I decide not to put this into technical as it is maybe a matter of experience and opinion rather than technical facts. Has anyone experience with using winter tyres? My issue is that my C Class is utterly crap in ice and snow. I'm not trying to go off-roading or anything but being able to at...
  18. as400

    Winter Tyres And Wheel Size Questions!

    Currently have 17" Ankka alloys. As we still have Jan and Feb to get through and my brand new Kumhos don't like snow and ice am going to take the plunge and buy a set of winter wheels. Questions: any benefit downsizing to 16"? What offset alloys do I need(will scour Ebay for some cheap and...

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