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      05-19-2009, 12:07 PM   #1
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Need to replace RR PS2 on 19s. Dealer says tire/stem is 450-500. Is that right?

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      05-19-2009, 12:13 PM   #2
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http://www.tirerack.com/tires/Sizes....ilot+Sport+PS2
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      05-19-2009, 12:21 PM   #3
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Is that a BMW dealer, or a local tire dealer?

That pricing just smells stealershipish......
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      05-19-2009, 12:38 PM   #4
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Gee. Thanks. I didn't know they sold tires.
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      05-19-2009, 12:41 PM   #5
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Is that a BMW dealer, or a local tire dealer?

That pricing just smells stealershipish......
Thanks. It's my dealer. Same guy who tops the oil for free and sends me home with 2 extra litres free. Realize TireRack is 385, just sounded like a lot. I'll knock the dealer to 450 and let him make a few clams. I'm such a nice guy.
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      05-19-2009, 12:53 PM   #6
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He might be charging for mount and balance as well.
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yeah balancing 18+ inch tyres (low profile) is quite costly especially if you get them road force balanced.
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Good for you, and not unreasonable if he's been taking good care of you. With shipping and mounting the TireRack tire is probably sneaking up on $450 each anyway......

I think you're almost always safe using TireRack as the "bottom" price point of reference.
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Gee. Thanks. I didn't know they sold tires.
Didn't know Tire Rack sold tires? Hmmm ok...
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I'll knock the dealer to 450 and let him make a few clams. I'm such a nice guy.
World needs more of people like you. Everybody's nickle and dimeing this days. :wink:
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Need to replace RR PS2 on 19s. Dealer says tire/stem is 450-500. Is that right?

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You might want to try Costco or Discount Tire as you will probably get a better price here than the Dealership.
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Thanks. It's my dealer. Same guy who tops the oil for free and sends me home with 2 extra litres free. Realize TireRack is 385, just sounded like a lot. I'll knock the dealer to 450 and let him make a few clams. I'm such a nice guy.
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If it makes you feel any better, a rear tire in Australia is $900!
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If it makes you feel any better, a rear tire in Australia is $900!
US? Are they delivered on a G550?
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