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FS: Snow tyres and alloys - BMX X1 original model

 Poster: A snowHead
Poster: A snowHead
Hi
My dad has 4 winter tyres and alloys from the first model of the BMW X1 that he wants to sell. Pirelli SottoZero. 225/50 R17 Run-Flats. I do not know the name of the alloy design but, knowing my dad is not particularly bothered about styling of cars, it would be the most basic design. They were bought from the BMW main dealership at JCT600, Bradford.
He changed to the new X1 last year presuming that the old wheels would fit. Apparently, a new braking system on the new model means that they do not. He used them for 5 winters but only goes out when totally necessary in adverse weather, ie. snow, so still a decent amount of tread left. For transparency, I went around to his house to see what type they were and to get details of size, make etc. And I found a screw embedded in one of the tyres. I am going to take it down to the local garage who plug tyres to get it repaired as it is in the centre, so it won’t be an issue (unless you do not want a repair job - I have a repair job on my 535d and, when I talked to the chap about it, he told me that it is a very strong way of repairing. Mind you, he would, wouldn’t he!) Anyway, at the moment, they are sitting in his cellar so any offer will be considered since he can’t use them so he is making nothing of them whilst there.
Edit: If in the north of England, happy to drive hour or so to meet someone halfway from Bradford. That will mean south to Sheffield ish, West to Manchester, and north towards Ripon/York area.
Thanks
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